Day Senior Care Assistant

Location

Stowmarket, Suffolk

Salary & Benefits

£9.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

03/12/2019

Senior Care Assistant - Days

Hillcroft House, Stowmarket

36 hours per week

Hillcroft House are committed to providing the highest quality care possible, they take great pride in providing tailored care and support to meet the individual needs of each resident, in a friendly, warm, welcoming and supportive atmosphere.

We are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join our team on the day shift. This will be for 36 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.