Senior Care Assistant - Lewes

Recruiter
Amber Mace
Location
Lewes
Salary
£8.50 - £9.50/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Care Assistant

Are you looking for a rewarding career close to home?
Are you a Care Assistant looking for the next step in your career?

Amber Mace are currently looking for a Senior Care Assistant to join the team at a residential home in Hailsham, paying up to £9.50 p/h incorporating bonuses.

This is small home that offers a safe and secure homely environment, and beautifully kept gardens. The home has a CQC overall rating of Good`; this is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate care assistant looking to make the next step in their career.

As Senior Care Assistant, you will be in charge of the day-to-day supervision of residents and staff in the home manager and the deputy`s absence. Your duties will centre on providing the highest standards of care to the home`s residents as well as ensuring that their physical, social and emotional needs are met.

Role requirements for the Senior Care Assistant:
• Supporting and supervising the team
• Training and development
• Developing therapeutic or beneficial relationships with residents/colleagues
• Delivering high standards of person-centred care
• Attend regular meetings
• Help maintain cleanliness and tidiness of home
• Support the Home Manager in implementing personalised care plans, and reviewing and monitoring these on a regular basis

Skills/Qualifications for the Senior Care Assistant:

• Experience working in elderly/dementia care

• Excellent communication & organisational skills

• NVQ Level 2/3

In return, my client will offer an hourly rate of up to £9.50 p/h and a fantastic benefits package, including excellent career progression and training.

If you are interested in finding out more or applying for the Senior Care Assistant role, then please contact Katie at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187