Senior Care Assistant - Nights


Felixstowe, Suffolk

Salary & Benefits

£9.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date


Senior Care Assistant - Nights

36 hours per week (includes alternate weekends)

Maynell House, Felixstowe

Maynell House is a 25 bed residential care home located in Felixstowe. They are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join their team and support the staff on Nights.

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.