Senior Care Assistant – Portsmouth-£11.50ph

  • South Central
  • 11.5*0 USD / YEAR
  • Salary: 11.5*0
  • Reference: J37359/LH

Senior Care Assistant – Portsmouth-£11.50ph

Hours: Days & Full time 37.5 hrs per week

Are you passionate about care? Are you looking for a new challenge in the health and social care sector? Amber Mace are currently looking a Senior Care Assistants to join the team at a residential home near Aldershot paying an hourly rate of £11.50ph

This is a care home for the elderly with an overall CQC rating of ‘Good’. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate care assistant or senior care assistant looking to make the next step in their career.

As Senior Care Assistant, you will be in charge of the day-to-day supervision of residents and staff. Your duties will centre on providing the highest standards of care to the home’s residents as well as ensuring that their physical, social and emotional needs are met.

Role requirements for the Senior Care Assistant:
• Supporting and supervising the care team
• Assist with new staff inductions
• Developing therapeutic or beneficial relationships with residents/colleagues
• Delivering high standards of person-centred care
• Attend regular meetings
• Support the Home Manager in developing and implementing personalised care plans, and reviewing and monitoring these on a regular basis
• Medication management
• Make GP and other relevant care and health-related appointments

Skills/Qualifications for the Senior Care Assistant:
• NVQ level 2 or above
• Experience working in elderly/dementia care
• Excellent communication & organisational skills
• Experience handling and administering medication
• Confidence in networking and working together with Multi-Disciplinary Teams.

In return, my client will offer an hourly rate of £11.50ph plus a fantastic benefits package, including excellent career progression and training.

If you are interested in finding out more or applying for the Senior Care Assistant role, then please contact Lindsay at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email an up to date CV to Lindsay@ambermace.com.

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