Senior Care Assistant


Felixstowe, Suffolk

Salary & Benefits

£9.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date


Senior Care Assistant

Foxgrove Retirement Home, Suffolk

24 hours per week (includes alternate weekends)

Foxgrove Retirement Home are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join their team. Foxgrove is a 24 bed residential care home located in Felixstowe.

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 will be for 24 hours per week and include alternate weekend working.