Senior Care Assistant

Location

North Walsham, Norfolk

Salary & Benefits

£9.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

19/03/2020

Senior Care Assistant

The Manor House, North Walsham

The Manor House is a 50 bed residential care home located in North Walsham.  They are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join their team and help support the team in the home. This will be for 36 hours per week and will 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.