Senior Care Assistant – Weston-super-Mare – £9ph

  • South West
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Reference: J34636/CP

Senior Care Assistant – Weston-super-Mare – £9ph

Are you passionate about care? Are you looking for a new challenge in the health and social care sector? Amber Mace are currently looking for a Senior Care Assistant to join the team at a small residential home in Weston super-Mare paying an hourly rate of up to £9ph depending on experience.

Hours: Full time 40 – 42 hours per week
Hourly rate: £9ph

This is a residential care home for the elderly that has modern interior design throughout; 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.

Please note, this role is for full time DAYS only.

Role requirements for the Senior Care Assistant:
• Supporting and supervising the team
• Training and development
• Developing therapeutic or beneficial relationships with residents/colleagues
• Delivering high standards of person-centred care
• Attend regular meetings
• Managing and administering Medication
• Support the Home Manager in implementing personalised care plans, and reviewing and monitoring these on a regular basis

Skills/Qualifications for the Senior Care Assistant:
• NVQ level 3 or above, or a willingness to work towards this
• Experience working in elderly/dementia care
• Excellent communication & organisational skills

In return, my client will offer an extremely competitive hourly rate of £9 p/h and 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 Charlotte at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email an up to date CV to Charlotte@ambermace.com.

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