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Senior Care Assistant

Reference

PRI52542

Location

Meadows , 94 Loughborough Road, Thringstone, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 8LR

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£9.41

Hours

38.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking for a Senior Care Assistant at our service The Meadows.

The Meadows are a 34 bedded duel registered Care Home. Offering care for Frail elderly adults requiring Nursing and Residential Care. The home is situated in the village of Thringstone in the outskirts of Leicestershire.

The role of Senior Care Assistant will be both varied and rewarding. Your duties will include: carrying out medication administration, personal care, supervisions of support teams, supporting the Unit Manager with developing and implementing support plans and audits .

There will also be involvement around staffing; coaching and mentoring of current staff, inducting and training of new starters and shift planning.

The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years’ experience working within a similar role and will be expected to hold at least a NVQ/QCF level 2 in Health and Social Care and will be willing to progress through Career Pathways to complete their Level 3 NVQ/QCF in Health and Social Care.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to develop further; the Priory group can offer further NVQ/QCF qualifications to management level (Level 5), a full mandatory training program, including medication training if required.
 

Senior Care Assistant benefits include:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to on-going training
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • SMART pension option

Division DBS info

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

PAC_Residential_Senior_Care_Assistant_October_2018.docx

Closing Date

30/09/2021