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Personal Care Assistant

The Macklin group are seeking to hire Personal Care Assistants (One to One).


You will be required to provide person-centered care to residents on a 1 to 1 basis.


A satisfactory enhanced AccessNI check will be required for this post


Due to the shift patterns available all applicants are required to be aged 18+ (11-hour shifts)

Important Information
Date Posted: 23rd November 2021
Closing Date: 7th December 2021
Industry: Healthcare
Job Type: Full time
Salary: £9.33p/h

About the role

Responsibilities:

  • Know the residents physical and psychological care needs from their care plan.
  • Engage and interact with the resident.
  • Enrich their quality of life through the organisation and delivery of activities.
  • Ensure the resident has adequate nutrition and hydration.
  • Provide assistance with personal care, always promote independence.
  • Continually assess for risk for example falls or confusion to maintain the residents safety.
  • If the resident becomes agitated use distraction techniques monitor behaviours, observe any changes.
  • Complete the required 1 to 1 documentation.

Benefits:

  • Working with an Award-winning team with family values
  • Comprehensive paid induction
  • Wide variety of training provided
  • Career development opportunities
  • Flexibility of shifts
  • Free car parking* and uniform
  • Incentives for employee referrals*
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Team building initiatives
    *T&C’s apply

A satisfactory enhanced AccessNI check will be required for this post

If successful please be aware that we do have a policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders. As per the Access NI Code of Practice, Macklin Care Homes also has a policy on the secure handling, use, storage and retention of disclosure information. Copies of these documents along with the Access NI Code of Practice are available upon request by contacting the HR Department.

It is Macklin Care Homes Policy that any existence of a criminal conviction will not necessarily lead to the withdrawal of a job offer, but the failure to fully and accurately disclose all criminal convictions will lead to the withdrawal of the offer.

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What you will need

Required criteria

  • Caring nature
  • Excellent communication skills, specifically with the elderly
  • Committed to consistently delivering a high standard of care

Desired criteria

  • Experience in a similar position

Professional skills you’ll need for this job opportunity

Establishing Rapport With Clients

Establishing Rapport With Clients

Communication

Communication

Verbal and Written Skills

Verbal and Written Skills

Macklin Care Homes

We care with heart because… We are undeniably proud of our history and passionate about our future! From the moment we opened our first Care Home in Northern Ireland 30 years ago, we knew we could make a difference in people’s lives.

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Macklin Care Homes, headed by the Macklin family and part of the Macklin Group, have been caring for people for over 30 years. We’ve taken all our experience over all those years to bring the very best of our knowledge and our expertise to you. We’re experts at what we do. We’re not just another Care Home, we’re a family first and foremost and we treat everyone we come into contact with as one of our very own. From staff to residents to relatives to suppliers to the postman – we’re all one big community! We have Six Locations - Park Manor/Belfast, Arlington/Belfast, Our Lady's/Belfast, Milesian Manor/Magherafelt, Ratheane/Coleraine, and Leabank in Ballycastle.

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Want a job you'll love? Can you make a real difference to the lives of others? We are looking to recruit great people to work in care and in return, we will bring out the best in you. At Macklin Care Homes you will work as part of an award-winning team who are valued for their contribution, with opportunities for career development, as well as a friendly and rewarding working environment. If you are a compassionate person who cares with heart we would like to hear from you. We are proud of our values and unique positive culture that we live each and every day. This is reflective of our relationships with our residents, their relatives, our suppliers and the local community.

Our benefits

As a family-run organisation, we live and breathe our core values of treating people really well, trust, dedication and continuous development. Once you join us, you not only become a member of the team but a member of our family. Caring with heart is at the core of everything we do – with our residents and team members.

Employee Development Programs

Free Parking

Referral bonus

Long Service Recognition

Personal Care Assistant

We care with heart because… We are undeniably proud of our history and passionate about our future! From the moment we opened our first Care Home in Northern Ireland 30 years ago, we knew we could make a difference in people’s lives.