We have opportunities at our care home in Southend for Senior Care Assistant roles. The main responsibility of the job is to deliver a high standard of care to our residents.

Hours and Pay: 24 hours per week – Day and Night Shifts Available and 36 Hours per week – Day Shifts Available – £8.67 per hour

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To actively participate and supervise in the delivery of care to the residents
  • Support and work closely with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support, sensitive to individual need
  • To administer prescribed medication to residents following the home’s policy and procedure
  • To lead, motivate and support care staff
  • To be responsible with the team for the preparation, implementation, review and update of all residents care plans in line with their personal wishes and preferences
  • To establish affective liaison with other healthcare professionals e.g. GPs, District Nurses, Physiotherapy, Hospitals, etc.

What experience do we like you to have for this role?

  • A relevant NVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Can demonstrate an empathy and understanding of needs of residents
  • Have the ability to effectively supervise individuals and a team

Why come to Nazareth Care Charitable Trust?

  • Free Parking
  • Induction and training provided
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Breaks
  • Long service recognition – Increased holiday entitlement

All offers of employment are subject to 2 satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

How to Apply

If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit your application and CV below.

 

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