Care Assistant

Location

Contract Type

Specialism

Salary

£12 - £16 per hour

Posted

26th June 2024

Job Reference

200421

Description

Position: Care Assistant

Location: Local Authority Care Homes in and Around Fife. Areas include Kirkcaldy, Glenrothes, Leven, Dunfermline, Cowdenbeath.

£12.00 – £16.00 per hour

About the Role:
ASA Recruitment is excited to offer opportunities for Care Assistants to join our team. You will be working in local authority care homes throughout Fife, delivering high-quality care and support to residents. If you have a passion for enhancing the well-being of others and meet the necessary qualifications, we encourage you to apply!

Responsibilities
– Personal Care: Assist residents with daily personal hygiene routines, including bathing, dressing, and grooming.
– Emotional Support: Provide companionship and emotional support to residents, ensuring they feel valued and respected.
– Household Assistance: Perform light housekeeping duties such as cleaning, laundry, and meal preparation to maintain a safe and comfortable living environment.
– Health Monitoring: Observe and report any changes in residents physical or mental health to the appropriate healthcare professionals.
– Safety Assurance: Ensure the safety and well-being of residents by following established care plans and procedures.

Requirements
– PVG for Adults: Must be a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme.
– SSSC Registration: Must be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).
– Experience: A minimum of 6 months of care experience within the last 3 years is required.
– Skills: Excellent communication skills, empathy, and the ability to work as part of a team.
– Flexibility: Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.

What We Offer
– Competitive Pay: £12.00 – £16.00 per hour.
– Training: In house moving and handling training
– Refer a friend scheme offers £250 of Love2Shop Vouchers
– Holidays are accrued from the first shift you work
– Automatic enrolment into a pension scheme (you can opt out of this)

If you are a caring individual with the required experience and a genuine desire to help others, we would love to hear from you. Apply today to join our team and make a real difference in the lives of those you care for.

Join ASA Recruitment in providing exceptional care and support to our community!

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland’s largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.

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