Senior Care Assistant

Recruiter
Balhousie Care Group Ltd
Location
Aboyne, Aberdeenshire
Salary
£9.50 per hour
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Care Assistant

Balhousie Alastrean Care Home, Tarland, Aberdeenshire

Location: Aboyne
Status: Permanent
Contract Type: Part time, Full time
Pay Details: £9.50 per hour

Purpose of the role: 

As a Senior Carer, you will be required to deliver person centred care to our residents including medications administration. Your role will also involve supervising and mentoring the care assistants, whilst supporting the Care Home Manager to lead the team and Service forward.

Essential Qualities and Skills: 

To be considered for this role, you should possess the following qualities:

  • You will be passionate about care and willing to make a difference to the residents quality of life;
  • You will be a confident communicator and have the ability to flex your personality to meet the needs of the guests and potential guests;
  • You will be a team player with the ability to work well with the wider area team;
  • You will have an appetite to learn.
  • It is essential that you have medication administration training
  • SVQ Level 2 in Care is essential with a willingness to work towards achieving SVQ Level 3

Pay and Benefits: 

In return for your commitment and hard work, we offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Pension;
  • Childcare vouchers;
  • Continuous professional development opportunities to progress within the Company in the form of SVQ qualifications and internal training;
  • Access to a range of money off voucher schemes;
  • Flexible working and part time options available

Closing Date
Closing date for applications: 21.08.2017