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Senior Care Assistant

Greensleeves Care
  • Posted: 19 September 2019
  • Location: Diss
  • Salary: £9.69 - £10.94 Per hour
At Greensleeves Care we are committed to providing the highest standards in care to our residents. We also understand that our staff are the foundation of providing the best care for our residents.

We are looking for experienced Senior Carers to join our team at De Lucy House on a full and part time basis. You will assist with ensuring that all care, domestic and kitchen staff contribute to the best of their ability to the efficient running of the Home and the creation of the right atmosphere.

You will be provided with a comprehensive induction and ongoing training and development opportunities.

To be a success in this role you will be able to demonstrate you can lead, facilitate and participate in staff meetings, staff training, supervision, appraisal and development activities. Be able to carry out supervision and induction of designated staff as required. You will have responsibility in helping to control the issue of medication for which the Home has taken responsibility, to maintain the necessary records and to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the systems for administering medication.

You will also have:
•Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) diploma in social care level 2 or other relevant qualification.
•An understanding of the needs of residents and proven experience in the safe administration of medication.
•An understanding and ability to deliver person centered care
•An understanding of the importance of confidentiality.

To apply for this role please visit Greensleeves Care Website at https://www.greensleeves.org.uk/careers/care-assistant-nights-20-hours-per-week/ where you will be able to attach your CV and covering letter. When writing your covering letter please address all areas of the person specification.

The closing date for this post is 27th September 2019.
Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Kerri Godbold, Administrator, kerri.godbold@greensleeves.org.uk

The successful applicant will be subject to a ISA first and enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
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Job Information

  • Job Ref: SCA/DIS
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Career Level: Health Care Assistant
  • Specialism: Adult General
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 27/09/2019
  • Ability to Drive: Not Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Not Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Not Required
  • GMC Registration: Not Required