Junior Night Carer - Isle of Wight

Ref: 411 Date Posted: Thursday 06 Jan 2022
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client for a Junior Night Carer to join their friendly Residential Care Home on the Isle of Wight 

A successful candidate will have the following skills and experience: 

  • Level 2 Diploma/NVQ in Health and Social Care or equivalent 
  • Experience administering medication
  • Experience caring for individuals in a health care setting, including completing personal care and understanding dementia and mental health needs
  • Experience leading and managing a team
  • A kind, compassionate and patient nature
  • Understanding CQC national minimum standards and key care principles 

The role entails:

  • Providing all aspects of personal care to residents - including but not limited to: 
    • Assisting with personal hygiene
    • Assisting with eating and drinking 
    • Assisting with dressing, personal appearance etc. 
    • Assisting with mobility (hoists, wheelchairs etc.)
  • Providing companionship to residents 
  • Ensuring that any incidents are reported to a senior member of staff 
  • Providing first aid if needed

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly and supportive home where there is the opportunity to develop and progress.

Our client offers support for NVQ Level 3 and Level 4

The rate of pay for this position is £9.34 per hour Weekdays and 10.34 per hour Weekends. This role is for 2 nights per week.