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Job Title: Care Assistant

Reference: http://www.sjogjob.org/782

Service: Henry Nihill House

Location: Edgware HA8 Middlesex

Salary: £8.96 per hour

Hours: 36 / part time cons

Closing date: 28 April 2018

Do you want to make a difference?

We are looking for positive, honest and compassionate people to join our friendly team and play a fundamental part in the lives of the people who use our services.

As a care assistant you will contribute to ensuring the people we support are at the centre of all we do, and promote independence and choice. The post is within a residential care home within a religious convent for religious sisters and other residents.

The role can be challenging yet highly rewarding where the little things you do every day will make a huge difference.

Please note that this role is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. This will be sought and paid for by the charity for successful candidates.

The ideal candidate will have experience in working in the health and social care sector.

Role requirements and key tasks:

  • Supporting people with everyday living tasks.
  • Supporting with personal care.
  • Supporting people to access the community and leisure activities.
  • Supporting with household tasks, including cooking, cleaning, washing and ironing.

A rewarding career with an array of benefits:

  • Full induction programme.
  • On-going training and development towards recognised qualifications in health and social care.
  • Competitive remuneration package.
  • Sick pay.
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave (pro rata)

About Henry Nihill House

Henry Nihill House is a care home with nursing for 30 older people some of whom also may have physical disabilities. The service is owned by the Sisters of the Community of Saint Mary of the Cross and managed on their behalf by Saint John of God Hospitaller Services. The service is in Edgware, Middlesex.

Contact Details:

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services, Woodhall Community Centre, Mill Green Road, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 3XD

Tel: 01707 371505 Email: jobappssouth@sjog.org.uk