Senior Care Assistant (Nights) in Sunderland at Four Seasons Health Care

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Permanent
  • Location:
    Sunderland
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    1
  • Date Posted:
    1/11/2021

Job Description


Job Reference ID:
PRINC/000/057462

Home Name: Howdon Care Centre
Location: Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, UK

Weekly Hours: 38.5
Salary: 8.89

Posting Expiry Date: 08/02/2021


 

As a Senior Care Assistant you will support the running of the shift and show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

So as a Senior Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen?

*Ensure the delivery of quality of care by continually assessing our residents needs and wishes
*Develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs
*Communicate professionally and warmly with visitors and family, and other health care professionals
*Promote high standards of care by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and shifts run in a smooth and efficient manner
*Promote the Home in a professional manner, by becoming actively involved in raising awareness of the Home within the local community

 

Job Requirements

In order to achieve this our carers should have:

A positive attitude and wholly adopt a person centered approach; showing compassion and a desire to make a difference. Show leadership qualities, and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care. Our senior care assistants must hold a minimum of NVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care and have a legal right to work in the UK.

It is essential to have the following:

  • A minimum of 12mths experience of working in a health and social care setting
  • Senior care/team leading experience
  • Care Certificate or equivalent training covering care induction as defined by Skills for Care.

Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, childcare vouchers and an employee discount scheme. Plus free parking and uniform where applicable.

This is a nights position at Howdon Care Centre in Wallsend. Shifts run from 8pm-8am. For this 38.5hr pw contract you will be working 3 shifts one week and 4 shifts the next.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care please click on Apply now.