Senior Care Assistant - Days

Location

Stowmarket, Suffolk

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

13/09/2019

Senior Care Assistant - Days

Hillcroft House, Stowmarket

Hillcroft House is located in Stowmarket, Suffolk and is a 43 bed residential and dementia care home.  We are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join the team on days on full time hours (including alternate weekend working).

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.