Apprentice Care Assistant

  • Vacancy Reference: #038105
  • St Helens
  • £150 per week based on working 30 hours per week
  • Closing Date: 28/02/2020

Brief Employer Description

Apprentice Care Assistant required to work for a care company based in Newton Le Willows

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Providing a high level of personal care to elderly people within their own home
Assisting with food preparation and personal hygiene
Assisting with client mobilisation (getting around the house/ in and out of bed)
Toileting assistance and medication administration
Assisting with daily tasks and home keeping

Required Skills, Qualifications & Personal Qualifications

Required Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • No experience is required as full training is provided

Required Personal Qualities

  • Enthusiastic with a genuine caring nature
  • Mature attitude
  • Need to be punctual and reliable
  • Empathetic
  • Discreet and confidential
  • Trustworthy

Further required skills

Candidates must be aged 18+ due to the nature of the care
Good time management skills, punctual and organised
Good sense of personal hygiene
Basic understanding of the English language is required
For candidates without a driving licence must be willing to travel to either meet a driver double up partner or able to get to different clients

Future Prospects

Progression to continue to full time employment and complete Level 3 NVQ.

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