Senior Care Assistant - Full Time

Nazareth House Mid Lothian
£15,000 - £19,999
11 Oct 2018
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Care Assistant
42 hours per week - Night shifts - £9.70 per hour
We have an opportunity at our care home in Bonnyrigg for a Senior
Care Assistant role. The main responsibility of the job is to deliver
a high standard of care to our residents.

Duties and Responsibilities:

To actively participate and supervise in the delivery of care to
the residents
Support and work closely with families and friends offering them
professional and emotional support, sensitive to individual need
To administer prescribed medication to residents following the
home’s policy and procedure
To lead, motivate and support care staff
To be responsible with the team for the preparation,
implementation, review and update of all residents care plans in
line with their personal wishes and preferences
To establish effective liaison with other healthcare professionals
e.g. GPs, District Nurses, Physiotherapy, Hospitals, etc.

What experience do we like you to have for this role?

A relevant SVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent
Ability to work well as part of a team
Good communication skills
Can demonstrate an empathy and understanding of needs of residents
Have the ability to effectively supervise individuals and a team

Why come to Nazareth Care Charitable Trust?

Free Parking
Induction and training provided
Paid Holidays
Paid Breaks
Long service recognition – Increased holiday entitlement
All offers of employment are subject to 2 satisfactory references and
an Enhanced PVG.

How to Apply
If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit your
CV now!

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