Senior Care Assistant


Leominster, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Senior Care Assistant (Days & Nights) Care Home,Leominster, HR6 8EY**\u00A3500 Welcome Bonus!**Working hours and salary\u00A311.38 per hour to be paid between November December and January\u00A310.88 per hour to be paid after January 2022We want to say a big thank you to our frontline colleagues for their fantastic support and commitment and we\u2019re going to do this by paying an extra 50p per hour throughout November, December and January, new starters included.
8-8 shifts but can consider flexible working hoursFull time, part time and bank contracts available (minimum permanent contract offered is 12 hours)What the role of a Senior Care Assistant involves * Leading a team of Care Assistants to provide the highest standards of care to our residents * Administering medication in line with the Bupa medication policy and assist in keeping accurate records * Helping with training and supervision of new staff members to ensure they\u2019re welcomed and supported * Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing and toileting * Supporting the Nurse to observe and review care planning needs, updating food, fluid and stool charts as well as supplementary files and daily notes * Building relationships with residents, their families, and external teams such as GPs and District Nurses * Supporting the team during activities and at meal times (day shift only)Who we\u2019re looking forYou have previous experience working in a Senior Care Assistant role and want to make a difference to people\u2019s lives.
An NVQ3 in care (or equivalent) would be desirable and you will need to complete Bupa medication awareness training.
From your experience, you\u2019ll know there will be challenging days, but you\u2019ll you also know you will laugh, joke, listen and make lasting memories with our residents as you get to know them.
A great communicator, you\u2019ll enjoy working in a close-knit team that feels like a family, with people from all walks of life.
What\u2019s in it for you?
* Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemes * Your DBS Check (\u00A344) paid for * Access to Wagestream - an app-based service that offers you the choice to be in control of when you access your earnings* * NEST workplace pension, life assurance & bereavement support * 28 days annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays) * Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift * Refer a friend bonus scheme * Uniform provided * Health & wellbeing tools;
including Be Me App, Healthy Minds, Gym Pass & discounted health assessments * Shopping Discounts (via Xexec) * Cash plan (after 18 months\u2019 service) giving you the ability to claim on more everyday items such as dental, optical and private prescriptions * Free flu vaccine*Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.
Who we areAs a leading healthcare group, we run care homes, retirement villages, health centres, dental centres and hospitals all over the world.
As well as providing insurance to over 16 million people.
We\u2019re a big company but no matter what business area you\u2019re in, our purpose is simple \u2013 helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives and making a better world

Company Details

Company Name
Yellow Hat (UK) Ltd

Job Details

Job Location
West Midlands
United Kingdom