Night Senior Carer

Buckland Care
  • Posted: 28 August 2019
  • Location: Bovey Tracey
  • Salary: £10.30 per hour
Mulberry House Residential Home in Bovey Tracey, Devon is our stunning 'Country House Hotel'-style care home which has recently been rated 'GOOD' by the CQC. We have an exciting opportunity for a compassionate and motivated Senior Care Assistant to join the team, working on nights. SUMMARY OF THE ROLE A senior carer normally has worked previously as a care assistant and is now ready to take on more responsibility. You will still work closely with the vulnerable adults and deliver hands on care but you will also be leading and guiding a team of carers. You will build solid relationships and trust with the vulnerable service users, sometimes in challenging situations. You will be trained in more advanced aspects of care such as medication administration and more documentation. ABOUT YOU: NVQ 2 or equivalent (or at least working towards) An excellent level of English A warm & friendly personality A good communicator Able to use initiative Able to lead a team Keen to take on responsibility Employee Benefits: Day off on your birthday Refund on your DBS check after probation is passed Competitive rates of pay with the opportunity to increase this through training and development Annual wage reviews (at our discretion) Support and funding for RQF 2,3 & 5 (dependent on role) Carers will be trained to the nationally recognised Care Certificate level Opportunity for overtime where possible Homely, interior designed care home Free hot meals on a long shift Free uniforms provided Paid breaks Special bank holiday pay rates on major bank holidays Learning & Development - free training (you are paid to attend training) and personalised training plans Recognition Rewards - e.g. employee of the month Friend Referral Reward Scheme Parties & Events
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Job Information

  • Job Ref: 257/1375/123940
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Career Level: Health Care Assistant
  • Specialism: Adult General
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 28/09/2019
  • Ability to Drive: Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Not Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Not Required
  • GMC Registration: Not Required