Senior Care Assistant NVQ3 - Hexham

Four Seasons Health Care
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Site or Unit :Elm Bank Care Home (NE)Address :Dene Road Hexham Northumberland NE46 1HWElm Bank Care Home is a 42 bed care home providing 24H residential, respite and day care. The home is situated in a quite suburb in the famous market town of Hexham, within walking distance to the main town centre and all local attractions. We are served with good local transport links and access to public transport routes, and we are within short distance of local amenities such as cafes and supermarkets. Our modern purpose-built home has mature gardens with lovely flower beds, and a patio area where residents enjoy the lovely view. Inside, people can pursue their hobbies in communal and quite lounges throughout the property.As a Senior Care Assistant you will support the running of the shift and show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.So as a Senior Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen? Ensure the delivery of quality of care by continually assessing our residents needs and wishes Develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs Communicate professionally and warmly with visitors and family, and other health care professionals Promote high standards of care by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and shifts run in a smooth and efficient manner Promote the Home in a professional manner, by becoming actively involved in raising awareness of the Home within the local community