Aldanat Care is an awarding winning progressive provider of services for adults with learning disabilities and challenging behaviours. Founded in 2008 the company continues to go from strength to strength and as such we are looking to recruit additional Care Assistants to continue our excellent level of care we provide.
28 Days Annual leave
Contributory Pension Plan
Weekend/bank holiday Enhancements
Refer a friend scheme
We are looking for fun, enthusiastic and highly motivated Care assistants to support adults with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour. As a Care Assistant, you will be expected to carry out a range of tasks and activities in line with individual person-centered support plans working to promote independence, ensuring fulfillment and enhancing their life opportunities and aspirations.
Things can change daily, and you will be expected to act on your own initiative. The is a very rewarding position for care assistants of all levels which offers an exciting opening for flexible and innovative people who have a genuine interest in quality care provision and can demonstrate commitment with compassion to individuals with complex needs. We have strong values with a passion to care and our commitment is to build teams that make a real difference to the lives of those we support.
Responsibilities of a Care assistant
To support individuals in their homes, and, be vigilant regarding the maintenance of a safe, effective and secure management of their support, care needs, health and welfare, and environmental conditions.
To work in an effective manner complying with legal and regulatory guidelines in accordance with Company expectations and service requirements.
To protect the welfare of fellow staff and follow the organisation s policy and procedure in line with best practice guidelines.
To adhere to Support Plans, Risk Assessments, Medical, and Behaviour Plans and other such documentation pertaining to the support of individual Service Users.
To report any problems or concerns which may arise regarding the Service User.
To provide the highest standards of holistic care and attention, including providing personal, emotional and practical support to Service Users, and involving them in all aspects of their support and care. This may include, personal care, budgeting and social activities. To act as a positive role model to Service Users as a means of enhancing their personal development. To demonstrate effective time management and act in accordance with the needs of the service to which you are assigned. This may involve day and night shift and weekend work as necessary.
Experience preferred but not necessary as we will provide all the training and support you will need.
If you have a genuine desire to make a difference and want a rewarding career, please apply with your CV.
All offers are subject to successful DBS check and references.
FULL-TIME & PART-TIME
Location - KIRBY-LE-SOKEN, ESSEX