Senior Care Assistant

Location Royston
Discipline: Healthcare Assistants
Salary: £14.12 - 14.81 per hour
Contact name: Olivia Balogh

Contact email: olivia@sterlingcross.com
Job ref: DW/SG/11693/2
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

A premier care home near Royston is now looking for an experienced Healthcare Assistant (HCA) to join them as a Senior Care Assistant in providing bespoke, high-quality residential and dementia care.

The team at the home – rated “Good” in all areas – works hard to foster a strong sense of community, supporting residents to stay as independent and included as possible. Residents are encouraged to retain life skills through their hobbies and interests, with a wealth of entertainment options – including day trips, arts, crafts and music, and an array of interesting visitors – to choose from every day.

As a Senior Care Assistant, you’ll be trusted to support the more advanced elements of care (such as medication and assessments) and to mentor more junior members of the team, helping to maintain a cosy, comfortable environment and a superb quality of life for the residents.

We have a few options available for working arrangements:

  • Full-time, days only – £14.12 per hour, contracts up to 44 hours per week
  • Full-time, nights only – £14.81 per hour, contracts up to 44 hours per week

As part of a top-rated luxury care group, the home can offer you an outstanding place to work with strong professional support. Visits to the home are encouraged as part of the hiring process and the team is looking forward to welcoming you on board!

 

Person specification:

  • (Essential) At least 2 years’ experience as a Care Assistant in an elderly care setting.
  • (Essential) A Level 3 qualification in Health & Social Care.

 

Benefits / enhancements include:

  • Extensive range of holiday, retail, and leisure discounts
  • Substantial learning & development support
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Health and wellbeing assistance programme
  • Monthly staff lottery offering cash prizes
  • Recognition and reward schemes
  • Unlimited access to Refer-a-Friend bonus scheme
  • Free uniform
  • And more!