Senior Care Assistant - Days

Location

Fulbourn, Cambridge

Salary & Benefits

£10.74 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

20/10/2021

Senior Care Assistant 

Home Close, Fulbourn

Day shifts available

£10.74 per hour

The bright, welcoming purpose built accommodation at Home Close is laid out over two floors with a number of attractive wings, offering residential and nursing care for up to 72 residents.  We are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join the team on Day shifts.

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.

Healthcare Homes offer an Employee Assistance Programme which is immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to include support such as financial and family concerns.

We offer an unlimited refer a friend scheme which pays up to £500 per hire (£1000 for nurses), 28 days paid annual leave per year and a service recognition scheme rewarding commitment and loyalty.