Care Assistant (Adult Services)

Summary

Adversa Recruitment are currently looking for agency Health Care Assistants to join a Local Authority owned residential nursing/care home with East Riding of Yorkshire Council

We are looking for Care Assistants & Carers with a minimum of 3 months experience within the Care Sector who are looking to develop their professional career within a Local Authority environment.

Main Responsibilities of a Care Assistant
• Support clients who can’t move on their own
• Assist clients with physical therapy exercises
• Assist clients with mobility around the care home and outside
• Help clients take prescribed medication
• Assist clients with personal care and hygiene (help clients dress, bathe, eat etc).
• Be a pleasant and supportive companion & provide emotional support
• Report any unusual incidents
• Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency

Requirements
• 3 months’ experience as a care assistant or of providing care within the UK
• Enhanced DBS (we can obtain for you)
• Eligibility to work in the UK
• Evidence of current training relating to the Health & Social Care sector (i.e., Dementia Care, Fire Training, First Aid Awareness, Food Hygiene, Health and Safety, Infection Control, Mental Capacity, Moving and Handling, Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults) (we are able to assist you with training)
• Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (double jabbed) 

Benefits 
• Your own experienced consultant managing your job search
• Care assistant roles positions available across the U.K. 
• Simple registration process
• Flexible days to suit your own availability 
• Professional development and training
• Weekly or monthly payments option available
• Referral Scheme

The Client
This Local Authority is committed to supporting their employees throughout their employment. If you are successful, you’ll be joining a great team and be part of a high performing local authority who are passionate about ensuring you receive the right support to help you achieve your full potential.

Equality & Diversity
We aim to guarantee that all applicants are treated fairly and equally, and no applicant will be excluded on the grounds of sex, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, race, marital status, disability, age, religion, belief or sexual orientation.

We are committed to making recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process or provide any information in an alternative format, please feel free to contact Adversa Recruitment.

The Opportunity
This would be an excellent opportunity for a care assistant looking to work as part of a supporting team.