Dementia Care Assistant (Ferndown 1950)


Ferndown 1950

£17,300 - £23,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South West England -- Dorset -- Ferndown

Job Type

20 November 2020


  • Salary bewteen £17300 - £23700 (DOE)
  • Days shifts
  • Ferndown, Dorset, BH22
  • Residential Dementia Care Home
  • Various shifts between the hours of 7.00am to 21.45pm

About the Care Home:

This Residential Dementia Care Home is very welcoming, warm, friendly, based in the heart of Ferndown, Dorset (BH22)

The Care Home is purpose built, with En-Suite bedrooms, plus plenty of communal areas for residents to relax or socialise in, including a conservatory with direct access to a very beautiful garden.

What we are looking to recruit for:

Currently we wish to recruit Dementia Care Assistants, for Full-Time or Part-Time Days Shifts positions.

Key Duties:

  • To deliver Person Centred Care
  • Providing Personal Care
  • Moving & Positioning of Residents when required
  • Identify the needs and abilities of each Resident
  • Support Residents to participate in doing activities
  • Support residents to remain as independent as possible
  • Ability to work in a team and create a co-operative, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the home

About you:

  • The ideal applicants will have previous experience in a care setting however, we will consider applicants with the right attitude and aptitude for training.
  • You will have a genuine desire to make a positive impact on the lives of care homes service users.
  • Applicants will be able to work well as part of a team or work independently.
  • Must be flexible in the hours you can work, to include being able to work alternate weekends.
  • An enhanced DBS will be required.

In return the Benefits offered for the Dementia Care Assistant positions:

  • Full or Part-time opportunities to suit your needs
  • Competitive pay rates of up to £9.50 per hour
  • 24, 36 or 42 Hour Permanent contracts offered
  • 3 x Annual Salary Life Insurance Scheme
  • Excellent induction programme & ongoing commitment to your training & development
  • NVQ Level 2 & NVQ Level 3 Training offered
  • Staff Discount Scheme- Including Online Retailers & Supermarkets
  • Free DBS
  • Free Uniforms
  • Career Prospects

For further details about these fantastic opportunities, please call or email Care First UK Recruitment on 01202 854777 (during office hours) or 07785 31104 (during evenings or weekends)

Quote ref: Ferndown/AJ1950


Contact information

Abdul Jaffer

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    Get in touch

    01202 854777 (Mon-Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm)

    07785 331104 (evenings and weekends)

    07810 349555 (evenings and weekends)