This company was the first care provider in Kent to be rated ‘Outstanding‘ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and the first provider in England to have two registered homes rated ‘Outstanding‘. The company exceeded 58 of 70 care standards following a CQC ‘Quality and Risk Audit’ and, since 1988, the provider has been in the same ownership and has consistently received exemplary care inspections.
The company and its employees have been finalists for national care awards 16 times and have won 6 including the prestigious ‘Quality of Care Award’ and ‘Person-Centred Care Award’.
As a care worker you are responsible for looking after people who suffer from dementia. You will be assisting our service users with washing, dressing, meal times and helping to make their day as enjoyable as possible by interacting on a personal level, playing games and joining in with entertainment.
Previous experience and related qualifications is desirable but not essential.
Personal skill must include;
- Being reliable and trustworthy.
- Having good stamina.
- Being patient and tactful.
- Having good knowledge about hygiene standards and basis health care.
- Being able to deal with people from different backgrounds.
- Having interpersonal abilities.
- Having a desire to help people.
- Being a good listener
Salary from 9ph
28 days annual holiday
Bonus scheme for extra potential earnings
Located in a quiet village on the outskirts of Tonbridge. Due to this rural location and limited public transport ownership of a vehicle is required.