Senior Carer - 1 x Days, 1 x Nights

Recruiter
Nurse Plus Permanent Division
Location
NN3
Salary
£8/hour
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Nurse Plus are recruiting on behalf of a family run organization that focus' on care for the elderly in an environment that is a home away from home.

The home is very reputable and fully CQC compliant with 23 beds based in Northampton. We are looking for a Senior Care Assistant to compliment the existing team. Part of the role will be to administer medication as required and to liaise with medical professionals day to day. You will lead, develop and co-ordinate a team of care workers to provide the highest standards of respect and care. Overall ensuring the dignity of the residents is maintained at all times. Our philosophy of care is to provide residents with a secure, relaxed and homely environment in which their care, well-being, and comfort are of prime importance. Our commitment is to enhance resident’s quality of life by preserving Dignity and Nurturing the Spirit, celebrating Individuality, enabling Freedom of Choice and Independency

Benefits:
• Pension
• Hourly Rate £8 per hour
• Uniform Provided
• Paid Holidays
• Small, close knit home
• EAP (employee assistant program)

Day to Day:
• Assist service users in personal care (i.e. washing, bathing, dressing, and toileting)
• Be accountable for the night shift
• Administering medication
• Assist service users to eat and drink
• Maintain dignity at all times
• Monitor all service users to ensure that their care is to the highest standard
• Complete all necessary paperwork

Requirements:
• 12 months work experience in care home is essential and at least 6 months experience as a Senior Carer
• Team player
• Flexible
• Undertake training courses necessary to the role

Shifts are morning 7am till 2.30pm and Late’s are 2.30pm till 8.30pm and nights are 8.30pm till 7am

WE ARE LOOKING FOR 1 X PART TIME DAY SENIOR CARER (30 HOURS) AND 1 FULL TIME NIGHT SENIOR CARER (40 HOURS)

Please apply and let us know if you are looking for day shifts or night shifts