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Care Assistant- Antrim and Randalstown

We currently require care assistants for day shift in the following homes;

  • Clonlee Nursing Home, Antrim Job Ref: CL004
  • Glenkeen House, Randalstown Job Ref: GK007

Experience would be desirable but not necessary as full training will be given.

If you are interested in the role you can download an application form from the ‘Need to Know’ section of our website under the downloads page. Alternatively you can contact Louise or Pauline at recruitment@hutchinsoncarehomes.com or call (028) 9446 1166 and let us know your preference of location.

 

Job Purpose

  • To meet the personal needs of residents and patients whilst respecting the dignity of the individual and promote independence.
  • To assist in ensuring that a home like atmosphere and environment is maintained.

Responsibilities

  • Assist residents and patients who need help with washing, bathing, washing hair, shaving, dressing, undressing and toileting.
  • Help residents and patients with mobility problems and other physical disabilities such as incontinence; help in the care and use of aids and personal equipment.
  • Issue and collect commodes/urinals and report any abnormality.
  • Assist in the positioning and moving of residents and patients.
  • If asked to do so assist a nurse with the administration of medication.
  • Help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of residents and patients through talking to them, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, and recreations.
  • Serve residents and patient’s meals when required.