Senior Healthcare Assistant (J2124)

Prestige Nursing
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Healthcare Assistant
Location: Sutton, Surrey
Hours: 34 hrs a week (working a mix of days and nights)
Salary: £18,000 (£10.26ph)

About Our Client:
Our client is an organisation focused on providing a very personalised and flexible service for up to 36 residents.

The Role:
To provide physical and emotional support and care is provided for the residents of the home, maintaining high standards of care and supervision of daily routine.

To assist in providing a stable and caring environment that underpins the residents' emotional and psychological well-being.

Key Duties:

* To provide, oversee, supervise and monitor the daily routine to ensure consistent high standards of resident care is achieved.
* To contribute and adhere to the development of individual care plans
* To work in conjunction with the Home Manager and be involved with the induction of new care and domestic staff.
* To have knowledge of and follow all company policies and procedures
* Assist with administration of medication
* Promote a friendly, homely atmosphere at all times
* Assist residents with their activities of daily living
* To greet visitors and ensure that general security policies are adhered to
* Supervise staff on shift
* Respect the residents beliefs and values and to arrange visits to places of worship, and visits of clergy
* Supervise in the preparation and serving of light meals and beverages.

Who We're Looking For:

* Must be an experienced Senior Healthcare Assistant
* NVQ Level 2 or 3
* Must have an interest in working with the elderly.
* Must be flexible to work both days and nights on a full time basis
* Reliable and honest, with a sense of responsibility.
* Be able to work as part of a team; use own initiative and have good communication skills.
* A cheerful and pleasant disposition, with a down-to-earth approach and be able to work well under pressure.

If you are interested in this Senior Healthcare Assistant role, please apply online or call for more information- (Apply online only), quote J2124