Senior Health Care Assistant - Milton Keynes

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Milton Keynes
£8.00 - £8.70/Hour
02 Dec 2017
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a caring and kind person?Do you enjoy supervising and guiding others?Are you interested in starting a rewarding career in care, or looking to develop your career in the neurological care sector?We are currently looking for an outgoing and committed Senior Health Care Assistant to join our family. We will provide you with all the training and support you need. Our aim is to help you build an excellent career with true progression opportunities.We are a close knit team that support each other like a family. You will be working closely alongside your experienced colleagues to deliver and maintain the highest levels of care this industry has to offer.This Senior Care Assistant role is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside and lead a team of dedicated professionals and experts that are truly some of the best in their field. You will receive all the training you need to fast track yourself to success.If you are looking for a career, with genuine opportunities to move up the ladder, then we are a company that wants to help you, guide you and inspire you to achieve your full potential.As a Senior Health Care Assistant, you will be trained to take on the role of providing care for our residents in accordance with their individual care plans, under the guidance and supervision of the Nurse in Charge.Key Responsibilities:To lead and manage a staff team.Providing regular and effective one-to-one supervision to the care team.To support Nurse in Charge by recognising tasks that may be delegated to the other carers or themselves.Providing ongoing monitoring, support and assessment of all residents' needs and reporting any concerns to the Nurse in Charge.Building relationships and communicating with residents to help them deal with their illness and symptoms.Assisting with personal care including, washing, bathing and dressing.Serving meals and assisting with feeding when necessary.Helping residents to walk or get about in wheelchairs. Assisting with social and leisure activities for residents.Undertaking other activities to assist in the efficient running of the Unit as required.What are the working hours?We operate 12 hour shifts, 8am to 8pm and 8pm to 8am on a rolling rota basis (full time equates to an average of 38.5 hours a week). You will have every second weekend off and are never scheduled to work more than three shifts in a row.Senior Health Care Assistant | Health Care Assistant | Manager | Management | Care Assistant | Health Care | Carer | Support Worker | Neurological Care | Care Worker | Resident Carer | Neurology | Supported Living | Assisted LivingEssential Requirements:Looking for a new and exciting career opportunityCommitted to the highest standards of careLooking to enhance or develop your skills with an award winning companyDesirable Requirements:Previous care industry experienceRewards & Benefits:We are a business who believe in growth and development and are committed to investing in our people.As well as a competitive salary, we also offer a range of excellent benefits including:Pension SchemeEmployee Assistance ProgrammeRetail DiscountsSubsidised MealsFree parkingChildcare vouchers'Recommend a Friend' scheme of up to £500 per referralFree UniformsAbout Our Company:We are a leading provider of specialist neurological care and neuro rehabilitation for people with progressive or acquired neurological conditions. We specialise in the care and treatment of adults and our residents are at the heart of everything we do. Dignity, independence and holistic wellbeing is achieved through specialist care models, in-house therapies and activities provided.