Senior Care Assistant
Senior Care Assistant - Bupa Care Homes
Up to £12.48 per hour - dependent on experience,
qualifications, capabilities and shift pattern
Abbotsleigh Mews Care Home, Sidcup
About the role
Leading a team of carers, you will be responsible for maintaining the
highest standards of care
You will promote independence, choice, dignity and respect through
the hands on care you deliver to our residents
You will get to know our residents and their families - helping to
ensure we deliver truly personalised care plans
Assisting the Registered Nurse and Care Manager, you will be involved
in providing essential physical and mental stimulation through a range
of social and recreational activities, as well as administering medication
One of your key responsibilities is to maintain accurate records of
the job you do and build strong relationships with the rest of your team.
Who we're looking for
With an NVQ Level 3 in Care, or equivalent, you believe in the
importance of people's wellbeing and you are capable of providing
support to those around you.
What's in it for you?
Bupa Care Homes values its people, so you can expect a competitive
pay rate and benefits that include:
-Smile Everyday - a health and wellbeing package available to all
permanent employees giving access to 24/7 health lines along with
online wellbeing tools
-A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this
through training and development.
-Cycle to Work Scheme
-Interest free travel ticket loans
-Bupa Cash Plan discounts
-We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)
-Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
-Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
-Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts
-Hot meal provided
About the Home
Located in a pleasant and leafy residential area of Sidcup,
Abbotsleigh Mews is conveniently close to the railway station and is
served by the local bus route. The Home provides long and short-term
care for people requiring nursing, residential dementia care, nursing
dementia care, convalescence, palliative and respite care.
Who we are
Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and
specialist care to almost 9,000 people in over 140 UK homes. Our
purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.
Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is
because we care. It's why we inspire and support our carers to put our
residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.
Choose a career in care.
Bupa is committed to an environment which will attract, retain and
motivate its people. Bupa aims to ensure that every applicant to, or
employee of is assessed for employment, promotion and development
solely on the basis of personal merit and qualifications, regardless
of gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, marital or
civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality,
ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.