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Care Assistant Days/Nights – Short Term Contract

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Fonthill House – Fonthill Care (Harry Park) Limited – St Albans

We are now looking for an outstanding person to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A fantastic attitude to care work
  • Be able to multi task
  • Have a friendly personality
  •  Be approachable
  • Be safety conscious
  • Be compassionate
  • Be hard working
  • Be patient
  • Be organised
  • Be a good listener
  • Have a good eye for attention to detail

Job Duties:

You will work with all types of people receiving direct care. Your duties and responsibilities will vary depending on the needs of the people but can include:

  • Ensuring the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting/assisting residents when required with washing, dressing, and all other aspects of daily living.
  • Assisting residents in all aspects of their care needs (e.g. physical, emotional and spiritual).
  • Providing attention when needed, whilst ensuring the residents retain their comfort and dignity.
  • Paying particular attention to assisting people who have limited mobility, or physical difficulties, making the best use of aids provided.
  • Assisting in the delivery of care for people who are dying or who have a progressive illness.
  • Observing care planning needs for people and completing daily records as instructed and in line with the company’s policies and procedures.
  • Assisting in framework of social activities by interacting with people and helping them continue with hobbies and activities in the home.
  • Answering nurse call systems and giving assistance as required.
  • Showing empathy and understanding of learning disabilities.
  • Providing specialist 121 care opportunities.

Working Hours:

Rolling 2 week rota:

Week 1: Monday, Thursday and Friday

Week 2: Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

Working hours: 7.30am – 19.30pm or 19.30pm – 07.30am

12 hour shift

Additional Information:

Fonthill Care encourages personal development and career progression and will provide all the necessary training to ensure that you are able to carry out your duties, including training to NVQ Level 3.

The candidate will need a clear DBS (criminal record)

Subject to satisfactory DBS check and reference checks

Applicants must be 18 years or older

All applicants must be vaccinated in line with government guidelines.

Job Type:



£15 per hour 

Job Location:

St Albans, Hertfordshire

Required Licence or Certification:

Full, UK

Fonthill House - St Albans

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