Night Senior Care Assistant

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England
IP33 1SQ
Pay
£ 10.20 - 11.70 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
13 Jul 2020
Closes
12 Aug 2020

Job Description

Senior Care Assistant

Day shifts £10.20 p/h, Night shifts £11.70 p/h.

Glastonbury Court Care Home, Bury St Edmunds

You’re a caring person with a can-do attitude. You already have experience supporting older people, ideally including those with dementia. You’ve got the confidence to lead a care team and act as champion for the safety and dignity of residents. You have a good understanding of care planning with a Level 3 vocational qualification in Health and Social Care (either a diploma or NVQ). To you, caring is more than just a job. It’s a chance to use your compassion and skills – to make a real difference. To help you succeed, we’ll give you excellent support, quality training and fast-track career opportunities.

Your role

As a key member of the care team, you’ll put residents at the heart of everything we do. You’ll be happy to go the extra mile to make sure individual residents receive high quality care in a safe, dignified way. You’ll lead by example, supporting and inspiring your team to deliver the very best standards of care. And you’ll liaise with GPs and other healthcare professionals to ensure residents get the medical care they need. As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll use your initiative and talent to contribute to the success of the home. In return, we’ll help you build a successful career.

As a Senior Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to:

• Competitive pay – we pay more than the average

• Fast-track career options, e.g. into nursing or management roles

• Quality training to develop your skills

• Flexible hours, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts

• Bank holiday enhancements

• Stakeholder pension

• Childcare vouchers

• Free uniform

• Thousands of online and in-store discounts

About Care UK

We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. As one of the UK’s leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential – with first-class training and support
  • Where you'll work
  • Our award winning team at Glastonbury Court care home in Bury St Edmunds offer an impressive range of care, from short-term respite to permanent care for residents living with dementia including residential, nursing and end of life care.

    We were delighted to receive an ‘outstanding’ overall rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) after our routine inspection in January 2020. We are also proud to have received recent national and regional awards.

    Based on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds, Glastonbury Court is close to local bus routes and is commutable from other Suffolk towns including Ipswich and Stowmarket.

    At Glastonbury Court, we offer rewarding, fulfilling careers that are full of opportunity. We support all our team members with innovative training and clear career paths, and you can enjoy working in a friendly, supportive environment where our residents' wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do.



  • Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.

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