Senior Care Assistants Nights

Senior Care Assistants Nights

Salary: £12 p/h

Location: Buntingford

Close Date: 31st July 2021

Published: 24th May 2021

Senior Care Assistants Nights 8pm-8am (42 hours)

Layston Grove is a luxurious, purpose-built care home providing an enviable environment where residents receive quality care on an All-inclusive basis. Our All-inclusive promise provides peace of mind to our residents in knowing that their lifestyle, comfort and care needs are all catered for in one clear, fixed fee with no billable extras. Our home is within easy reach of the A10 and motorway network making it nice and convenient for friends and family to visit.

We are looking for senior care assistants (nights) to professionally and thoughtfully deliver care during any span of duty, ensuring that a safe, effective and efficient care service is maintained which meets the needs of our residents. To provide care to residents in accordance with their individually assessed needs to a high standard.

You must have the following qualifications

  • NVQ Level 3/Diploma in Health and Social Care (or working towards)

We are looking for someone with the following experience

  • Experience of working with older people
  • Knowledge and use of clinical assessment tools e.g. Waterlow, MUST
  • Understand care planning processes and have experience of writing care plans
  • Experience of leading a shift

We are looking for someone with the following technical skills 

  • Good supervisory skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to contribute to, monitor and implement changes that improvement service delivery and outcomes for residents
  • Ability to plan allocate and delegate work appropriately

The ideal candidate will have these personal qualities

  • Ability to be flexible with regard to working hours
  • Ability to inspire professionalism
  • Ability to be flexible with regard to working hours
  • Builds effective and credible relationships both internally and externally
  • Works collaboratively with others sharing ideas and information at all times
  • Effectively builds trust with a consistent approach between actions and words
  • Has the ability to raise standards through innovation and new ideas
  • Will take responsibility for issues and resolve them
  • Able to cope in difficult situations with tact and diplomacy
  • Ability to build rapport and positively influence others
  • Ability to inspire professionalism

The following is preferred but not essential

  • Evidence of personal and professional development
  • Experience of working in the care home environment
  • Experience of working with individuals with dementia
  • IT Literate

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Senior Care Assistants Nights

Job Details

  • Salary: £25k - £35k
  • Location: Buntingford
  • Category: Care Homes
  • Close Date: 31st July 2021
  • Published: 24th May 2021

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