Senior Care Assistant - Wells

Recruiter
Dean Healthcare
Location
Wells
Salary
£20,787/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Dean Healthcare are recruiting for a Senior Healthcare Assistant to work for a national charity which provides care, accommodation and support services to more than 17,000 older people throughout Britain. You will be working within their 82-bedded nursing and residential home located near Wells, Somerset.Set in countryside surroundings all rooms within the home are private and en suite with shower facilities. Alternative therapies are provided such as reflexology and music therapy to residents and in countless ways the home help nurture the well-being of everyone to live a fulfilled life.As a Senior Healthcare Assistant, you will play an essential role in leading care and ancillary staff members in all aspects of service to residents including deputising for senior managers. This will include maintaining relevant records, logs, documentation and the issue/control of medications. You will also form positive relationships with residents, their families and colleagues.To be successful for the position you will have previous experience in providing high quality care to older people. You will hold a QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent and the ability to manage, lead and motivate a team of carers.Due to the location of the home there is a lack of bus routes therefore it would be an advantage to be a driver with access to own transport.This is a full-time position working 39 hours per week on a shift bases. Shifts are between the hours 7am and 7pm. In return you will receive an annual salary of £20,787pa plus great benefits including pension, family friendly policies to keep a work/life balance, childcare vouchers, quality training, sick pay, money saving offers at high street retailers and many more.Interested?Please call Simon on 07947 735842, send your CV or apply online now.INDSOUTH