Senior Carer

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Plymouth
Salary
£20,000 - £24,999
Posted
13 Aug 2018
Closes
27 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REFERENCE: X1ZH0059

LOCATION: Guernsey

JOB TITLE: Senior Carer

SALARY & BENEFITS: £11 per hour + time & half on weekends + training + 4 weeks holiday + on-site accommodation (couples welcome)

WORKING HOURS: 36 – 42 hours full time – Nights or Days

THE COMPANY: We are currently working with a 47 bedroomed specialist Dementia Care Home that opened in February2017. They provide high standards of person centred care to all of its residents. They are now looking for Senior Carers to work either Days or Nights on a permanent basis.

Key Responsibilities for the Senior Carer role to include:-

• Develop and maintain effective relationships with residents, relatives and colleagues.
• Assisting residents with personal care activities such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and assisting with meals.
• Providing physical and mental stimulation by taking part in recreational and social activities with residents, both individually and as a group.
• Generally promoting our residents independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a dedicated team. You will have a respectful , courteous and compassionate nature.

Key experience essential for the role of the Senior Carer:-

• Willing to move to Guernsey (Couples welcome within the accommodation)
• Willing to complete a DBS check at employment stage
• An VQ level 2 in care, a care certificate or equivalent
• Knowledge or experience of dementia
• Minimum of 12 months experience working within Care

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.