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Senior Care Assistant

Greensleeves Care
  • Posted: 24 September 2019
  • Location: Leamington Spa
  • Salary: £10.75 - £10.92 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 individuals to join our team at Arden House as a Senior Carer. The successful candidate 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.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate they can lead, facilitate and participate in staff meetings, staff training, supervision, appraisal and development activities. The successful candidate will also 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 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. You will also have an understanding of the importance of confidentiality.

For further information and to apply for this role please visit Greensleeves Care website at https://www.greensleeves.org.uk/careers/ where you will be able to locate the full job description and person specification and to attach your CV and covering letter.

The closing date for this post is 21 October 2019, Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Tracy Jones, Home Manager via e-mail tracy.jones@greensleeves.org.uk

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to 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/LEA
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Career Level: Health Care Assistant
  • Specialism: Social Care
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 18/10/2019
  • Ability to Drive: Not Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Not Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Not Required
  • GMC Registration: Not Required