Senior Care assistant

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England
CO16
Howard Finley Care Ltd £12.2 - 12.2 Per hour Full time Save This Job
Pay
£12.2 - 12.2 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Contract
Permanent
Role
Deputy Home Manager
Posted
20 Feb 2024
Closes
18 Aug 2024

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Care Assistant

Location: Clacton-on-Sea

About this role- My Client has a small nursing home dedicated to providing exceptional care and support to elderly individuals in Clacton-on-Sea. They strive to create a warm, welcoming environment where residents feel valued, respected, and at home. As part of their commitment to excellence, they are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Senior Care Assistant to join the team.

Position Overview: As a Senior Care Assistant at, you will play a vital role in providing personalized care and support to our residents. You will work closely with our nursing staff and other care professionals to ensure that residents receive high-quality care that meets their physical, emotional, and social needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide assistance with personal care tasks such as bathing, grooming, dressing, and toileting.
  • Support residents with mobility issues, including using mobility aids and assisting with transfers.
  • Administer medications according to prescribed schedules and document administration accurately.
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals and assist residents with feeding if necessary.
  • Perform light housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and comfortable environment for residents.
  • Engage residents in meaningful activities and provide companionship and emotional support.
  • Monitor residents' health and report any changes or concerns to nursing staff.
  • Assist with therapy and exercise routines as directed by healthcare professionals.
  • Maintain accurate records of care provided and communicate effectively with team members and supervisors.
  • Uphold the dignity, privacy, and rights of residents at all times.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in a nursing home or long-term care setting.
  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent qualification preferred.
  • Compassionate and empathetic attitude towards elderly individuals.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Reliable, responsible, and dedicated to providing excellent care.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for career development and training.
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Employee assistance program.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Paid vacation and sick leave.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of elderly individuals and meet the qualifications outlined above, we would love to hear from you.

Howard Finely is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, or religion.

Ref: CP - 22641

Job Details

Senior Care assistant

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, Englandd Howard Finley Care Ltd
Pay
£12.2 - 12.2 Per hour
Job level
Deputy Home Manager
Hours
Full time
Posted
20 Feb 2024
Type
Permanent
Closes
18 Aug 2024

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