Senior Care Assistant - Nights

Recruiter
New Care
Location
Liverpool, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Sep 2019
Ref
1267665884
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SENIOR CARE ASSISTANT-NIGHTS

HOURLY RATE: £9.50 to £10.00 WITH PAID HANDOVER

LOCATION: FORMBY, L37 6BU

PART TIME AND FULL TIME CONTRACTS AVAILABLE

START DATE: AS SOON AS CHECKS ARE IN PLACE

New Care Projects is a development-led care home operator providing 'New Generation' care facilities. From the initial concept and design of the building, through to construction, recruitment and care delivery, New Care carefully considers every last detail of each care facility.

Our stunning new home Formby Manor Care Centre, a purpose-built 76 bed care facility and is situated in the popular location of Formby Village. The home meets all CQC requirements and provides the highest standards of safety, comfort and care to residents who have a variety of care needs including residential, nursing and dementia. We invest in our homes to enhance the experience of our residents. This includes OOMPH an award winning activities and well being programme. We have also introduced electronic medication administration records and electronic care planning in all of our homes. In addition, Formby Manor will be out first home to have acoustic monitoring and silent nurse call installed.

We are currently seeking to appoint Senior Care Assistants to join us at this very exciting time. The home opened in July 2019 , varied nights contracts available, shift times are 1945-0800.

Role Responsibilities:

·To deliver hands on care to residents in a person centred manner

·To participate in the dispensing of medicine

·To be responsible for the running of a community within the care home

·To assist the Home Manager and Registered Nurses in the running of the home

·To continually improve the quality of care delivered

·Keeping up to date with best practise as part of an ongoing personal development plan

·Keeping up to date and implementing the New Care Projects Care Practice Guidelines/Procedures

·Participating in the ongoing assessment, planning and evaluation of residents

·Daily recording of residents care

·Ensure that changes in need are observed and reported

·Along with your main duties, you will also be expected to carry out any other duties that are reasonably asked of you by the Home Manager.

Skills and experience required:

·Minimum of 12 months experience at Care Assistant level in a care environment.

·Experience working with older people.

·NVQ Level 3 in Social Care or equivalent/ the achievement of this in the first 12 months of their employment.

·Evidence of the ability to contribute to the assessment, planning and evaluation of the care needs of older people.

·Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the 6 principles of care and how they should underpin delivery of care in a residential/Nursing setting.

·Good oral and written communication skills

·Demonstrate self motivation and confidence

This position is subject to a DBS check

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/88000894

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