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Salary: £9.35 per hour
Date Advertised: 2021-07-22
We are currently recruiting for a number of Senior Care Assistants to work in a nursing home 3 miles outside of Warminster. They currently have a variety of shifts available including days, evenings, weekends, and nights. As a Senior Care Assistant you will be providing high-quality care to elderly residents, many of whom have Dementia and leading the fantastic staff team.
This is a great opportunity to join a family run business who have over 25 years' experience in the care sector and who are passionate about running their homes to the highest standard offering bespoke, person centred care for all their residents. Our client offers excellent working conditions, the opportunity to complete training and qualifications and competitive pay rates.
Working in a state of the art unit, your responsibilities will include:
Ensuring the health and safety of those in your care is met at all times
Assisting with varying levels of personal care as and when required
Encouraging and promoting independence, feelings of security and personal worth
Assisting with daily activities as required by the client
Treating service users with respect, dignity, and compassion
Meal preparation and domestic tasks
Supervise, monitor, and work alongside your team. Ensuring that staff perform tasks to the required standard by the use of spot checks and hands on supervision.
Create and adjust care plans for residents
Participate in staff meetings and in staff training and development
The Successful Candidate will:
Preferably hold a full driving licence. Due to the rural location of the home it is essential to be able to reach the location yourself
Have prior experience of supporting the elderly previously
Have the ability to lead and support a team
Have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Have a caring personality and have an understanding of the physical, personal and mental health needs of elderly residents
Hold an NVQ 3 in Care or the commitment to obtain this qualification; this may require some training in your own time.
Interested? Click Apply or send your CV to Natalie Millard at Coburg Banks Recruitment for consideration.
Coburg Banks Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy