Senior Care Assistant

Manor Community
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Senior Care Worker / Senior Care Assistant

Salary: from £16,500 pa + overtime pay available

Working for an organisation that provides support and care to individuals within the South West. Manor Community aims to help service users increase their independence and develop innovative ways to improve their quality of life. We work with service users with a mental health and learning disability as well as autism, physical and sensory impairments and elderly.

We are currently recruiting care workers to join our enthusiastic and friendly team delivering residential care to individuals. Training is provided to all new staff joining our team.

There are opportunities to work flexibly, including early mornings, evenings and weekends. For successful applicants we offer highly competitive salary and mileage payments. Your own transport is essential.

Your duties will include:

  • Assisting with personal hygiene
  • Assisting with showering/bathing
  • Preparing meals
  • Shopping
  • Any other support required
  • Reablement/ Rehabilitation
  • Social Inclusion
  • Carrying out observations and supervisions
  • Supporting the manager with quality checks
  • Helping to organise activities and encouraging participation

All of the above must be carried out in a professional and discreet manner.

To be successful you will need to be:-

  • Caring
  • Flexible
  • Reliable
  • Have your own transport
  • Possess a good level of English

Previous experience is essential

In return we offer a fantastic working environment where hard work and commitment is combined with huge job satisfaction, career progress and training. This could be your first step to a highly successful career in Health and Social Care.

The successful applicants will be required to meet cost of a DBS clearance check.