Senior Care Assistant - Nights

£11.40 hourly
  • GreenSquareAccord
  • 12 May, 2022
Permanent

Job Description

Are you an energetic person that loves to make a difference? Have you previously worked as a Healthcare Assistant? worked in a care environment? or are you looking for your first move into a career that can help change the lives of others? If the answer is YES then this is the role for you.

We are looking for Night Senior Healthcare Assistants to work on a Full or Part Time basis within our Brand New state of the art dementia-specialist residential care home in Fradley, Staffordshire. As a Dementia centre of Excellence Bowbrook is designed specifically to meet the needs of people living with dementia, the centre provides 90 individual living spaces which consist of six households, each with a communal kitchen, dining area, lounge, Cinema room and access to gardens and outdoor space- including a rooftop terrace! We also have a community hub on site offering the following to residents and the general public - Coffee bar, shop, hairdresser, events rooms, garden with children's play area and much more.

Working with us is a fantastically rewarding job, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives and make your mark on the development of Bowbrook.

What you will get:

  • Annual Holiday which increases with length of service
  • Pension contribution
  • Free DBS check
  • Free Uniforms
  • Full induction, on-going training, support to gain qualifications and career progression
  • Free telephone counselling service
  • Refer a friend reward scheme

In your new role, you will:

  • Build relationships with Residents, which are open and two way
  • Support Residents to undertake their daily routines
  • Establish methods of communication with residents, reducing barriers when necessary
  • Accurately report and/or record work activities
  • Support with activities of daily living & personal care
  • Assist residents with mealtimes where necessary.

 

You will ideally have:

  • Experience working within a Care environment
  • NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care
  • A warm hearted, friendly manner, patience, kindness and good communication, a willingness to help others, requiring patience
  • An open and honest character, respectful and celebrate diversity, connect with colleagues and residents to celebrate uniqueness
  • The ability to be a natural care giver and someone who can communicate in an open and honest manner with your colleagues, residents and their visitors

 

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We are a social housing & care organisation created in order to deliver our purpose of Building Better Lives for our customers. We exist to provide the affordable homes and care services that enable people to achieve their full potential, without having to worry about the quality, affordability and safety of their housing and care. We have a geographical reach from the north east, to the south west of England.

Applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check