Carer

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
EH45 9JQ
Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
13 Jan 2020
Closes
12 Feb 2020

Job Description

HC-One is looking for enthusiastic and committed Senior Care Assistants to join the Flexible Workforce Team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for entirely flexible working. You will be offered shifts as required by our Care Home across Edinburgh, based entirely on your availability, therefore being in full control of your working week and the shifts you pickup. The homes include Murrayfield House and Victoria Manor in Edinburgh, Drummohr in Wallyford, Springfield Bank in Bonnyrigg and Tranent in Tranent.

Whether providing long or short term care that includes respite and palliative care, our focus is on providing the kindest and highest quality care at all times.

About You

As a Senior Carer under the guidance of a Registered Nurse or Deputy Manager you will take responsibility for the physical and emotional well-being and social needs of our residents.
  • Leading a team of carers, you will be responsible for maintaining the highest standards of care and you’ll be a real influence on the rest of the team. Whether you are showing someone how to use a walking frame, helping someone at the end of their life to eat a meal or talking to a resident’s family on the phone, you’ll do so with a sense of kindness, above anything else.
  • Planning and implementing the kind of care that will give our residents a real sense of security, dignity and independence. Taking responsibility for the well-being of Residents on and off site.
  • Maintaining accurate records of the job you do and build strong relationships with the rest of your team.

As a Senior Carer at HC-One, you’ll value kindness above all. It touches upon every aspect of our Dementia, Nursing, Residential and Specialist care homes. Every single person who works here understands that our residents are people just like them with their own stories to tell.

And, by joining us, you’ll have a wonderful opportunity to give something back to those people.

You'll have S/NVQ or Diploma Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent. A driving license with access to a vehicle would be advantageous but not essential.

Benefits include:
  • Flexible hours including a choice of days, nights or weekend shifts
  • A competitive rate of pay with travel enhancement
  • Opportunities close to home
  • Free Uniform
  • Free PVG check


About The Company

HC-One offers professional residential, nursing and specialist dementia care for older people. We aim to be the first choice care home in each community for Residents and colleagues; we will achieve this mission through providing the kindest possible care to Residents in over 300 care homes across the United Kingdom.

We are very proud of our outstanding team at HC-One. They are caring, warm-hearted and jolly people who have an affectionate understanding of our Residents and their individual needs.

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