Senior Care Assistant

Heritage Care
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Heritage Care has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Care Assistant to join the team at St Audrey’s in Hatfield. Joining us on a part time permanent basis, you will receive a competitive salary of £8.20 per hour. Heritage Care is a charitable organisation that provides a range of flexible individualised care and support services for people with learning disabilities, mental health support needs and older people. We look to recruit people who both embody and share our values: People that always behave with integrity and that seek to inspire everyone they come in contact with. People that respect diversity and value inclusiveness. People that constantly innovate to meet the needs of those we serve and impact lives in a positive way. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Care Assistant to join our team. As a Senior Care Assistant you will ensure that services are provided that respect the choice, dignity and rights of individuals. With a flexible approach to work and responsibilities, you will possess an appropriate NVQ and a good record as a carer. As the Senior Care Assistant, you will need to possess good communication skills that will help you interact with service users and their families. Experience with a supervisory role within a health care setting would be an advantage. St Audrey’s is a home in Old Hatfield village providing independent living and dedicated care for 38 residents. The home, a converted manor house, offers a range of single rooms, communal lounges and beautiful maintained gardens, and is just a short walk from historic Hatfield House and other attractions. The benefits we will offer our Senior Care Assistant include: - 28 days holiday including bank holidays - Pension scheme - Child Care Vouchers - Bike to work scheme - Discount scheme with a wide range of retailers - Refer a friend scheme - Interest free season ticket loan for travel We also offer an excellent career progression, extensive training and support will be provided. We offer QCF training (recognised by the City & Guilds) which can lead to formal nationally recognised care qualifications. Salary: £8.20 per hour Hours of work: 30 hours per week. You will work night shifts on rolling rota basis, including regular weekends and Bank Holidays. All successful candidates are subject to full pre-employment checks including an enhanced disclosure from Disclosure and Barring Service. If you feel you have the skills and knowledge to become our Senior Care Assistant, please apply now. We’d love to hear from you.