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Senior Care Assistant Days

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  • Post Code
  • CB1 8YU
  • Min Pay Rate
  • 10.50
  • Max Pay Rate
  • 10.50
  • Role Highlights
  • Senior Care Assistant 

    Shifts - 8am - 8pm or 8am - 2pm / 2pm - 8pm including alternative weekends. 

    Pay - £10.50 per hour plus excellent benefits. 

  • Job Copy
  • As a Senior Care Assistant, you will assist with daily activities, providing residents with both physical and emotional support and personal care as needed. You will be responsible for the smooth running of the shift, assigning specific tasks to the Care Assistants and monitoring their completion. Other responsibilities include developing, reviewing and updating residents’ personal care plans to meet their changing physical, social and psychological needs.

    About you

    • NVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care desirable or a willingness to undertake the qualification
    • At least one year’s experience in long term care, assisted living or healthcare
    • Ability to manage a team and handle multiple priorities
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Good judgement, problem solving and decision making skills
    • Medication administration training or/and a willingness to undertake training if required
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook and Excel)

    What we will give you
    As a Senior Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to:

    • Competitive salary
    • Career pathways
    • Long Service awards
    • Cycle to work
    • Free eye tests
    • Pension Scheme
    • Annual holiday purchase scheme
    • Health Cash plans
    • GEM awards
    • Quality training to develop your skills
    • Free uniform
    • Thousands of online and in-store discounts
  • Where you'll work
  • Our brand new care home in Heathlands House is opening in Cambridge, August 2021. We believe that residents deserve the very best and we will offer a full range of residential care services in hotel-style surroundings, including a café, hair and beauty salon, bar and cinema. The 64 bedded care home will be divided into different suites – collections of bedrooms with a dining room and lounge. Creating smaller communities in the home makes it easier for residents to get to know each other. The highly trained, professional team deliver permanent and short-term nursing and residential care, as well as dementia care and end of life care.  

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

Please search for live opportunities or use the Register Interest facility to sign up for job alerts and/or leave your CV speculatively.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.