Care Assistant

If you have a caring nature and a kind heart, and want to be part of an AMAZING group of staff, we want to hear from you.

Main Responsibilities

– To provide care in accordance with current best practice, according to policy and procedures, agreed standards, legislative requirements, relevant regulations under the supervision of the qualified nurse and the direction of the Nursing Manager.

Being part of St George’s Care Team:

  • – Follow the philosophy, goals and objectives for the care practice. Ensure the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting and assisting residents, when required, with all aspects of daily living.
  • – Assist Residents in all aspects of their care needs (e.g. physical, emotional and spiritual).
  • – Pay particular attention to assisting Residents who have limited mobility, or physical difficulties making the best use of aids provided
  • – Closely monitor Residents who may be confused and/or who have behavioural problems.
  • – Assist in social activities by interacting with Residents and helping them continue with hobbies and activities in the Home
  • – Answer Nurse Call system, giving assistance as required and as soon as possible.
  • – Carry out regular checks on Residents at regular intervals.
  • – Make Visitors feel welcome.
  • – Make and change beds, ensuring that rooms are clean and tidy.
  • – Assist Residents who need help during meal times (be aware of swallowing difficulties, dietary requirements, etc).
  • – Escort Residents travelling to and from the Home e.g. on social outings, hospital visits etc.
  • – Maintain maximum integrity in all dealings with Residents, and respect the privileged relationship that exists with Residents.

To Apply:

CV Applications should be sent via email to [email protected].