Senior Care Assistant - Nights

Senior Care Assistant - Nights

We pride ourselves on providing the best possible care for our residents and our ability to make them feel like family within a loving home. We need you to be like minded in this approach, valuing the small things which are important to each of our residents.

We are now looking to recruit a Senior Care Assistant to work night shifts at one of our beautiful homes in Winchester.

The role is for 36 hours per week including alternate weekends on a rota basis, and the shift pattern is from 8.00 p.m. to 8.00 a.m.

"We have a good team at Park Road, and together we make a difference to the people we care for. Our residents are always pleased to see us. It is not just a job; it has become a big part of my life."

What will I be doing?

In addition to providing personal care and support you will:

- Act as a role model for other carers, delivering best practice and supporting colleagues to do the same;
- Deliver on the job training to new staff in accordance with their induction programme;
- Support new and developing colleagues through work shadowing and in providing constructive feedback following observation of practice;
- Administer medication;
- Assess, plan, implement and evaluate care of residents by writing care and support plans in conjunction with residents, relatives, members of the multi-disciplinary team and the Deputy Manager.

What experience/qualifications do I need?

Previous experience as a care assistant is required as well as an NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care. We are also looking for candidates who can demonstrate our four key values; kindness, care, choice and community.

What can you offer me?

In return we offer an hourly rate of £10.60 per hour plus enhanced rates for overtime and Bank Holidays, 5.6 weeks holiday (including Bank Holidays), full training and continuing personal development, a free uniform, free DBS check, paid breaks, free meals when on duty, a Refer a Friend Bonus Scheme, and access to an Employee Assistance Programme.

If you would like the opportunity to join a fabulous team, headed up by a committed and enthusiastic manager, then please do apply; we would love to hear from you!

Location: Park Road, Winchester
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 36
Salary: £10.60 per hour

You may have experience of the following: Senior Care Assistant, Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Healthcare Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Senior Support Worker, Community Support Worker, Disability, Disabilities, Care Staff, Charity, Charities, Not for Profit, NFP, Third Sector, etc.

Ref: 96107

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  • Sector:

    Charity & Not For Profit

  • Job type:

    Full-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    £10.60 per hour

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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  • Client:

    hireful Ltd