Health Care Assistant (Days)

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Our team here at Oak Park Care Home have extensive experience dealing with residents with a variety of needs, tailoring their approach to everyone’s individual needs and requirements.

We are looking for a health care assistant to join our team!

Main responsibilities:

  • Ensure the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting and assisting Service Users when required with all aspects of daily living.
  • Assist Clients in all aspects of their care needs
  • Provide supervision and attention when needed, ensuring Service Users retain their comfort and dignity
  • Observe care planning needs for Service Users and completed daily records as instructed and in line with the Company’s policies and procedures
  • Assist in framework of social activities by interacting with Service Users and helping them continue with hobbies and activities in the Care Centre
  • Answer Nurse Call system, giving assistance as required
  • Report any changes in Service Users physical or emotional condition to the Home Manager or Person in Charge as applicable
  • Ensure all equipment is clean and well maintained
  • Carry out any other tasks that may be reasonably assigned to you


  • Genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Team player
  • Satisfactory Policy Check and check against the PoVA list
  • Ability to work on own initiative


  • Previous experience of working with the relevant Service User group
  • NVQ Level 2 in Care

Oak Park Care Home

Oak Park Care Home, Walnut Lane, Chickenley, Dewsbury, WF12 8NJ

Telephone: 01924 459 514

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