An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Care Assistant to join our fast-growing team at Blair House in our 41 bedded care home in Southport. This position is for bank shifts only and therefore you can choose to work hours that are suitable to you and your home life.
Blair House Care Home provides a stimulating, specialist environment for younger adults with mental health diagnosis. Blair House is looking to recruit staff who have a keen interest in mental health and who are able to problem solve and remain calm under pressure. You are caring, honest and passionate about helping individuals remain active whilst maintaining their dignity and independence
To be successful in this role you will be NVQ Level 2 trained in Health and Social Care or equivalent and be willing to complete further training. You are a standout colleague who is passionate about providing person centered and holistic care. We are looking for a highly motivated individual that will enjoy working in a challenging environment and have the enthusiasm to make a difference to individual lives every day. As a Key Worker under the guidance of a Registered Nurse you will take responsibility for the physical and emotional wellbeing and social needs of our residents.
As a Care Assistant you will establish and maintain positive relationships with colleagues, residents, visitors and other individuals visiting or working in the home. You will be required to represent the company as an honest, knowledgeable and meticulous ambassador.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
IN RETURN, WE CAN OFFER YOU:
- a competitive salary
- 28 days leave
- Professional Development via NVQ and other training opportunities
Our Mission Statement is behaviour led and based around the following:
- To create a culture of excellence in delivering health care
- To be the Health Care Employer of Choice