Care Assistant

  • Location:

    Moray, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Immediate Start

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Emma Linton

  • Contact email:

    emma.linton@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/530811

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-11

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Are you an experienced and dedicated Care Assistant looking for your next nursing opportunity paying up to £16 per hour? If so, please get in touch with the Search Nursing and Social Care team today. We're looking for those with a real commitment to caring for others to take on all aspects of personal Care for our client in the Moray area. The salary for this Care Assistant role is £9 to £16 per hour.

Essential Healthcare duties include:

  • Assisting with feeding, bathing, washing and dressing.
  • Carrying out weight and blood-pressure checks.
  • Record-keeping on charts (feeding, activity, etc.).
  • Following care plans to allow you to be specific to individuals' needs.

Ideally, you'll be based in the Moray area and have experience as a Home Care Worker, Clinical Support Worker or Healthcare Assistant. You'll be used to flexible working and be willing to liaise and collaborate with other care staff.

A crucial part of this role is getting to know clients and their interests and needs, helping them to lead as independent a life as possible. Following their individual care/support plan, you'll also prepare meals, ensuring a balanced diet, undertake household and cleaning tasks, encourage social interaction and any other duties outlined in the care/support plan.

COVID-19 has put extra pressure on all nursing services primarily in the NHS, so your help and support filling these currently open Care Assistant vacancies are much appreciated. The Care Assistant role requires six months' experience as a Care Assistant in the UK.

If you're a Care Assistant living in Moray and have the unique qualities required for this role, contact us today to register your interest by applying online. A member of our nursing recruitment team will be in contact to fast track your application.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.