Job Overview

Location
Gildawood Court, School Walk, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV11 4PJ
Category
Care and Support
Job Type
Care
Shift Type
Nights
Salary
9.50
Open Date
07/01/2021
Closing Date
Job Advert

 

  • Senior Care Assistant Nights
  • Gildawood Court - Nuneaton
  • £9.50 per hour

Gildawood Court is beautiful, providing the highest level of residential, nursing and dementia care for our elderly residents, set in Nuneaton

If making people’s lives better is what gets you up in the morning, you should come and join a like-minded team at Gildawood Court. As a Senior Care Assistant here, you can make a real difference to the lives of our residents with reliable, compassionate care.

We need your help...

It is a difficult time for us all at the moment and keeping those most vulnerable safe is our number one priority. At Caring Homes we are working hard across all of our care homes and support services to do everything that we can to keep our residents safe and their spirits high but over the next few weeks we need more help.

We offer a wide range of benefits but more importantly you’ll be providing invaluable support to our residents.

The skills you’ll need

  • To join us as a Senior Healthcare Assistant, you’ll need previous experience working with older people in residential care. You will need to be flexible, patient, caring, organised and great with people. You will have strong communication skills both verbally and in writing and also will have completed your NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent).
  • It will be your responsibility to build strong relationships with all those around you, making sure family and friends feel welcomed, that health care professionals are kept well-informed, and that you’re keeping your Line Manager up to speed with residents’ needs and progress. A team player, you can follow guidelines and policies easily, and will have good written skills, as you will need to write up care plans. You’ll also need to be flexible to work shifts on a rota basis.

What we want above all are genuinely kind, sympathetic people, who will really get a thrill from enhancing the happiness and wellbeing of our residents. Whether it’s going out of the way to make them feel comfortable and respected, or just taking an interest in how their grandchildren are doing, you’ll be the kind of person who loves to brighten up our residents’ days.

If that sounds like you, we think you’ll love working at Gildawood Court, We’re part of the Caring Homes Group, which is one of the UK’s leading providers of residential, nursing and dementia care for the elderly.

With Caring Homes Group, you can expect not just an exceptional benefits package (childcare vouchers and accredited training) £500 refer a care assistant and £1000 refer a nurse bonus and also the satisfaction of doing genuinely rewarding work.

Love your job every day.

If you would like a meaningful career making a positive impact on the lives of those who require care and support, then please apply now.

“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”.

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