Temporary until March 2019.
We are looking for enthusiastic and talented individuals to join our teams at Davies Court which provides residential support for older people. The posts are available within the intermediate care, residential and dementia care units. You will work on a night rota basis which includes weekends and bank holidays.
As a night senior care assistant you will provide support and guidance to a team of night support staff ensuring that all aspects of care are delivered in line with the philosophy of the home and ensure compliance with organisational policies and procedures in line with the Care Quality Commission’s Fundamental Standards.
You will require the necessary skills to carry out this role including substantial experience of working positively within a caring environment eg residential, day service, intermediate or community setting and be able to demonstrate good oral and written communication skills.
You will also have experience and an understanding of the needs of older people including health and well-being, emotional, social and mental health issues such as dementia, behaviours which can be challenging and depression.
You will report directly to the Registered Manager and the Deputy Manager within the home.
For an informal discussion, please contact the Senior on Duty on (01709 334442).