Senior Care Assistant - Elderly Residential Home

Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, Scotland
EH19 3EX
£ 10.20 - 10.20 Per hour
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
15 Jun 2020
15 Jul 2020

Job Description

Senior Care Assistant - Elderly Residential Home - Bonnyrigg        

Bonnyrigg, Scotland.        

Full Time          

Days & Nights        


Paid breaks        

£10.20 per hour

SVQ Apprenticeships available          



Compass Associates have an exciting new job vacancy available for either an experienced Senior Care Assistant or experienced Care Assistant looking to take the next step up to join an elderly residential home in Bonnyrigg. This dedicated home prides itself on delivering the best possible care ensuring that independence, dignity and quality is promoted at all time. As a Senior Care Assistant you'll be assisting residents with their personal care needs, ensuring a safe and happy environment and promoting overall good health and wellbeing whilst also running a small team of Care Assistants.        

The Candidate        

This role is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Care Assistant to join a hard working and friendly team. The successful candidate will have an experienced background as a Senior Care Assistant, hold a SVQ level 2/3 in Health or Social care or equivalent, show empathy, be caring, compassionate, out going and have good leadership skills.        



Previous experience as a Care Assistant with the willingness to step up  

Previous experience as a Senior Care Assistant is desirable         

SVQ Level 3 in health and social care is desirable

SVQ Level 2 is essential  

Strong Leadership skills        

Supervisory experience        

Medication trained.        

Caring, compassionate, committed and passionate        

Be comfortable with the personal care aspect of the job        

Have a passion for care        



The role is based in Bonnyrigg, Edinburgh and is commutable from Dalkeith, Newbattle, Easthouses, Mayfield, Newtongrangem Gowkshill, Polton, Loanhead, Straiton, Bilston, Roslin, Rosewell, Millerhill, Danderhall and other surrounding areas.        


Interview process        

Formal Interview      



My Client is seeking an empathetic, compassionate, caring and experienced Senior Care Assistant for their service in Bonnyrigg assisting the elderly in their residential home. As a Senior Care Assistant you'll be assisting residents by promoting good health and well being and supporting them to live as much of an independent lifestyle as possible whilst running a team of care assistants, reviewing and writing care plans and risk assessments.  In return for your hard work and commitment my clients are offering up to £10.20 per hour and other training benefits.        



Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 John Lewis vouchers  for each successful recommendation.        


Contact details        

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity please contact Harry Oakey on Applyor Apply. Alternatively email an updated CV to Apply  

Ref: HQ00030516

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