Senior Care Assistant
Addlestone, Surrey, England
- £ 11.00 - 12.00 Per hour
- Full time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager)
- 11 Oct 2019
- 8 Nov 2019
We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client who has a fantastic reputation within the Addlestone area for its well-established residential home. The company is well=known for providing top quality care and has a strong reputation.
Our client strives to deliver the highest standards of care within their residential home and are seeking strong Senior Care Assistants with previous care experience to join their dedicated care team. Both Days and Nights are available on full time, permanent contracts.
Please see the below details on this unmissable vacancy:
Job Role - Senior Care Assistant
Hours - Full Time (36 hours per week + optional overtime, alternate weekends)
Shifts - 8am-8pm, 8pm-8am
Service - Residential
Rate of Pay- £11.00 per hour working days, £12.00 per hour on nights
Senior Care Assistant Duties:
To Supervise and participate in the delivery of care to residents
To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care plans to ensure a person centres approach
To provide leadership and support to the care staff
Responsible for the administration of medication
Liaise directly with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support
Maintain residents dignity and independence at all times
As a senior care assistant you will be expected to lead by example at all times and provide strong leadership skills to the rest of the care assistants. You should have a strong work ethic and embody your care homes attitude towards delivering the highest standards of care.
About the home:
This is a beautiful 50 bedded residential care home specialising in elderly and dementia care. They were awarded a "GOOD" CQC report rating GOOD in all areas of care from their last inspection.
The home is located in the heart of Addlestone, a short walk from the train station, and is easily accessible by both road and public transport.
Previous experience within a nursing/residential home
Previous experience as a HCA or SHCA
NVQ Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care
Willingness to gain medication certificate if not already received