Senior Care Assistant - Nights


Shipdham, Norfolk

Salary & Benefits

£8.90 - 9.50 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date


Senior Care Assistant - Shipdham Manor

                                                      Nights - 10pm - 7.30am

Shipdham Manor is a 42 bed residential and dementia care home located in Shipdham, Norfolk. They are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join their teams on nights. This will be 3 - 4 nights per week and include alternate weekends.

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.