Senior Care Assistant – Newport

  • Wales
  • Salary: 9.25*0
  • Reference: J34853/CP

Senior Care Assistant – Newport
£9.25/Hour
Full DAYS only (occasional weekend work)

Charlotte at Amber Mace is currently looking for a Senior Care Assistants to join the team at a small residential home in Newport, paying an excellent hourly rate of £9.25/hour. This is a residential home that provides specialist care for the elderly, some of whom are living with dementia or other age-related conditions.

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate care assistant or support worker looking to make the next step in their career; we are particularly keen to find someone who is looking to progress to Team Leader or Deputy Manager in the near future. If this is you, please call Charlotte at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 to apply for this role today!

As Senior Care Assistant, you will assist the day-to-day supervision of residents and staff in the home manager and deputy’s absence. 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. You will lead a team of care assistants as a key part of your role in delivering this high level of care.

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
• Help maintain cleanliness and tidiness of home
• 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 4/5 essential
• Experience working in elderly/dementia care
• Excellent communication & organisational skills

In return, my client will offer an hourly rate of £9.25 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.

Suitable for a Senior Care Assitant, Team Leader, Ward Manager or Unit Manager.