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Care Assistant

Bupa
Title
Care Assistant
Job Reference
THE04DW
Organisation
Bupa
Borough
Islington
Location
Highgate
Salary
From £8.72 per hour
Sector
Care Homes (Residential and Nursing)
Hours
Various
Closing Date
31/12/20
Posted 18 days ago

Care Assistant

We know that family can come from anywhere. At Bupa Care Homes, it's our privilege to care for people – treating each resident as if they were part of our own family. Right now, we’re looking for a caring individual to join our friendly team at The Highgate care home in London.

About Us

As a leading healthcare group, we run care homes, retirement villages, health centres, dental centres and hospitals all over the world. As well as providing insurance to over 16 million people. We’re a big company but no matter what business area you’re in, our purpose is simple – helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives.

Your Role

- Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care. -Supporting the Nurse or Senior Care Assistant to complete monthly and weekly checks to monitor the health of our residents and reporting any significant changes. - Supporting at meal times: serving meals and transferring residents to the dining room. - Attending planned activities: assisting the team, repositioning, providing care as necessary and taking part in day trips outside the home (day shift only). - Repositioning residents to ensure they are comfortable and supported - Admin duties: updating food, fluid and stool charts, supplementary files, daily notes and care plans

About You

With experience working in a care setting, you’re someone that cares for others and wants to make a real difference to people’s lives. From your experience, you know there will be challenging days, but you also know that you'll laugh, have fun, listen and make lasting memories with our residents as you get to know them. A great communicator, you’ll enjoy working in a close-knit team that feels like a family, with people from all walks of life. You’ll cherish the rewarding moments you have with our residents each and every day.

Your benefits

- Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemes - Your DBS Check (£44) paid for - Access to Wagestream - an app-based service that offers you the choice to be in control of when you access your earnings* - NEST workplace pension, life assurance & bereavement support - 28 days annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays) - Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift - Refer a friend bonus scheme - Uniform provided - Health & wellbeing tools; including Be Me App, Healthy Minds, Gym Pass & discounted health assessments - Shopping Discounts (via Xexec) *Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.

Apply or Information

emily.moorhouse@bupa.com