Senior Care Assistant – Felixstowe – £10.00p/h

  • East of England
  • 8.9*0 USD / YEAR
  • Salary: 8.9*0
  • Reference: J35450/FA

Senior Care Assistant – Felixstowe – £10.00p/h

Amber Mace are currently recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join the team at an elderly/dementia residential home in Felixstowe. The home has a CQC overall rating of ‘Good’ and a welcoming environment. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate care assistant looking to make the next step in their career.

You will be joining a friendly and experienced team, with excellent career progression and training available. This is a 40 hour contract week, although overtime is often available.

As a Senior Care Assistant, you will ideally have experience working in a similar role and have an understanding of the needs of the elderly, some of whom may be living with dementia.

The key responsibilities of our Senior Care Assistants include:
• Provide a high standard of individual care and personal care to residents at all times
• Working well as part of the care team
• Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
• Ability to remain calm under pressure
• Possess high regard for personal safety and the safety of residents, visitors and staff
• Knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work legislation; in particular in the moving and handling of residents and fire safety/evacuation procedures
• Willing to further professional development by participating in appraisals and team meetings
• Adhere to all company and local policies/procedures

Qualifications/Experience Required:
• NVQ Level 2, or willingness to work towards this.
• Experience working with the elderly

If you are interested in applying for this role, please do not hesitate to contact Fiona at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email a CV to fiona@ambermace.com.

To apply for this job email your details to fiona@ambermace.com.