Senior Care Assistant

Location

Biggleswade

Salary & Benefits

£9.20 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

21/03/2019

Senior Care Assistant - Nights

Beaumont Park, Biggleswade

At Beaumont Park we provide nursing and residential care for elderly frail and residents who are living with a dementia. Despite the complex needs of our residents we aim to maintain and improve our residents’ abilities so they continue to live their life in a meaningful and fulfilling way.

We are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join our team on night shifts.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Previous experience working within an elderly care environment.
  • Understand care planning process and experience of writing care plans.
  • Knowledge of regulatory framework.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Recognise and facilitate the daily needs of residents.
  • Conduct formal supervisions and appraisals.
  • Contributing to care planning and coaching care assistants.
  • Take an active professional role in promoting the services offered when dealing with relatives, prospective residents and enquiries.
  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.
  • Be responsible for making and reporting realistic assessments of each resident to ensure continuity of care.
  • Be responsible for administrating medication to the residents in accordance with policies and procedures.

This is for 36 hours per week on night shifts and will include alternate weekend working.