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Senior Night carer


Bos 5

To provide, to be in c care over night for 19 elderly frail clients. To be appointed ‘person in charge’ during the managers absence.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To carry out regular checks around the home at intervals determined by the Manager and with due regard for the clients’ privacy, to ensure client health and wellbeing.
  • Carry out regular checks on the building with special reference to fire precautions and safety.
  • Answer call bells, assess the situation, assist the client seeking help or call upon the sleep in for assistance.
  • Assist clients who need help reassurance or comfort; preparing drinks as and when required.
  • Assist clients preparing for bed and on waking in the morning as necessary and in a way that is acceptable to the client. To include but not limited to assisting with toileting, pad changes, bed changing, emptying commodes, washing and changing.
  • In the time between attending to clients, undertake domestic duties primarily in the fields of laundry and ironing, food preparation or cleaning.
  • Preparing and laying of tables and trays for breakfast.
  • Read and write reports in case notes.
  • Take part in staff meetings and training activities as required.
  • Administer medication as necessary and as directed by the medication records.
  • To provide a full and detailed handover to staff coming on duty, paying mind to the fact that some staff may not have been on duty for several days.
  • To work at all times in compliance with the homes policies and procedures and to ensure that you keep yourself up to date and familiar with said documents.
  • Any such other duties as may be reasonably required.
Salary:
£9 Per Hour
Employer:
Bosworth Care Home (Dorset)Ltd
Position:
Permanent

Contact

Bosworth Care Home (Dorset)Ltd

WEYMOUTH



T: 01305833100
E: bosworthcarehome@btconnect.com
W: www.bosworthcarehome.com