Senior Care Assistant

Location

North Walsham, Norfolk

Salary & Benefits

£9.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

23/10/2019

Senior Care Assistant - Days

The Manor House, North Walsham

The Manor House is a 50 bed residential home set in North Walsham, Norfolk.  They are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join their team on days, this will be for 38 hours per week and include 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.