Care Assistant – Norwich, Norfolk

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Larchwood Nursing Home

Larchwood Nursing Home in Thorpe, Norwich is a 46 bed home specialising in residential, nursing and dementia-related care, set in a pleasant surroundings the home has a beautiful garden and under new management has demonstrated support for the excellent staffing team. We also provide short term respite care to help families and loved ones take a break from their caring roles.

We are currently recruiting for Care Assistants for both days and nights who will be expected to participate as a member of the Care Team to plan, lead, monitor and deliver high quality care to residents in line with their individual care plans, under the supervision and guidance of the Home Manager.

You will be expected to provide holistic care for our elderly residents, assisting them with their daily activities and identifying and assisting them with their individual needs and preferences. You will be expected to communicate effectively, promote privacy, dignity, choice, independence and individual rights and also participate in protecting our vulnerable residents from any harm or abuse. The post holder will have a key role in maintaining the quality of care delivery and in participating in the daily household tasks of the unit. You will promote independence, choice, dignity and respect through the hands on care you deliver to our residents.

You will get to know our residents and their families – helping to ensure we deliver truly personalised care plans.

Assisting the Home Manager you will be involved in providing essential physical and mental stimulation through a range of social and recreational activities, as well as administering medication.

One of your key responsibilities is to maintain accurate records of the job you do and build strong relationships with the rest of your team.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing, supportive and friendly care organisation with endless opportunities for progression and development within the home. For more information on the opportunity, please apply below.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £7.90 /hour

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Larchwood Nursing Home

133 Yarmouth Road,
Thorpe St Andrew,
NR7 0R

Telephone: 01603 437 358

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