Senior Care Assistant

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£18344 - £19344/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Assistants and Senior Carer required in small Portsmouth residential home

Your new company
Your new employer is a small residential home for elderly residents in Southsea, Portsmouth. The home cares for residents who have elderly frail care needs and as well as dementia and associated old age. The CQC rated "good" home has a strong and compassionate care team, who promote person centred care to enhance the lives of the residents within the home.

Your new role
The home has two positions available, one opportunity for an experienced Care Assistants on a full time, permanent basis - flexible full time hours available.
Another position for an experienced Senior Care Assistant or Team Leader - full time flexible hours available.

Shifts run from 08.00 - 20.00, 08.00 - 14.00, 14.00 - 20.00 and night shifts from 20.00 - 08.00. You will need to be available to work a minimum of 30 hours per week.
Rota's are complied in advance, no more zero hour contracts, permanent secure employment available with regular hours each week!

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in being shortlisted for immediate interview, you will need to be an experienced Care Assistant, with a minimum of two years hands on experience within a residential or nursing home.
Ideally you will need to hold an NVQ 2 or 3 within health and social care - although on going training and the opportunity to study for an NVQ is available.
You will need to be passionate about proving person centred care and have a caring and compassionate nature.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive a very competitive hourly rate, from £7.75 per hour (experienced but not qualified) £8.00 per hour with an NVQ 2 qualification and £8.40 per hour as a Senior, or NVQ3 qualified candidate.
25 days holiday per annum
paid breaks
Permanent, secure, regular hours each week.
access to a discounted shopping scheme and childcare vouchers
A relaxed, caring and professional residential home, in which you can build your career.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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