Senior Care Assistant - East Linton
£8.75 per hour + Company BenefitsWe are looking for Senior Care Assistants to join our team at Tyneholm Stables based in Pencaitland, East Lothian. This is a position working 33 hours per week on day / night shifts.Tyneholm Stables provides dementia, palliative, nursing and physical disability care for older people. We offer a range of facilities and services to ensure that both the people we support and their families feel content and comfortable. Our staff provide the highest standard of care in a home-from-home environment where we focus on improving the health and wellbeing of every individual we support.Responsibilities:Build good relationships with the people we support as well as other staff members Provide daily support to the residents to help maintain and improve, where possible, independence and mobilityAssist residents to carry out their activities of living e.g., dressing, eating and bathingSet the dining room, serve and clear meals to a high standard Provide in-between nourishment as instructed, including the service of tea/coffee etc. to visitorsAssist residents to choose from the daily menu and report any comments on food and requests for particular dishesAssist with bed making and changing of linenTo keep all rooms clean and tidy at all-times ensuring a safe environmentBenefits:28 days annual leave inc BH (pro rata)Child Care VouchersEye Care VouchersRetail Discount SchemeCost of DBS CheckOn-going Training & DevelopmentEmployee Assistance Programme (EAP)Requirements:QCF / NVQ Level 3 or equivalent is essentialWilling to train to administer medicationPassion for delivering high quality careExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsFamiliar with medication procedures and confident to lead a shift in the managers absenceOur positions are subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosures which will be completed upon successful application. All applications will be dealt with on an individual basis in accordance with our policy and organisational requirements.We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.