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Salisbury Road, Winkton, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 7AR
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Senior Healthcare Assistants – Days

Christchurch, Dorset

NVQ 2 qualified and willing to work up to NVQ 3 in Health & Social Care Qualified (or equivalent) 
Days, 8am - 8pm; working alternate weekends
Full-Time Shifts
£10.70 per hour

Caring Homes is delighted to announce our Brand New Acquisition Homefield Grange  located in the Christchurch , Dorset . 

The home is designed around the needs of its residents and will provide the highest level of residential, nursing and dementia care for up to 64 residents.

The Role: 

An excellent and exciting opportunity to join us at Homefield Grange Care Home  as a Senior Healthcare Assistant! 
You will work part of a great team and be making a difference to our residents by providing excellent care standards, taking pride in treating our residents as individuals.
As a Senior Carer at Caring Homes, you’ll help residents enjoy each day by making sure they get the quality care and support they deserve
Responsible for supporting our elderly residents with daily living, providing support and companionship, assisting with their physical and personal needs – where every day is different and rewarding!

About You: 

NVQ 2 and willing to work towards level 3 qualified in Heath & Social Care and medication trained with experience with assisting with meds, writing care plans and risk assessments together with supervising staff and running a shift/floor; this is essential. 
You’ll be enthusiastic and have empathy, a can-do approach and excellent communication skills. Above all you’ll have real compassion for all our residents to deliver the highest standard of care.  
Compassionate and caring? Able to give support to families? Ready for a job where you can feel proud about what you do?
Flexible to work shifts on a rota basis, and work alternate weekends
You will have worked within a care home setting together with experience supervising care assistants in your team. 

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

We want above all are genuinely kind, sympathetic people, who will really get a thrill from enhancing the happiness and wellbeing of our residents.

Just some of the many benefits we offer

Paid annual leave 28 days per year (based on hours / pro rata) inclusive of bank holidays
Excellent on-going training from day one and throughout your career
Salary scales and progression with internal promotions available, we are a large organisation!
Enhanced pay for working Christmas and Boxing day & Bank Holidays
Long service awards / Recognition programme
Refer a friend bonus scheme (earn up to £1000)
Employee discount scheme, high street vouchers, e-vouchers, holidays, cinema and restaurants

To Apply:

If you want be part of this exciting new journey and join our family at Homefield Grange , we’d love to hear from you! Apply Now by contacting Kirsty Rollinson either by email or call 01206224188  to discuss this fantastic opportunity further.

** We will be holding interviews via Skype for all applicants successfully shortlisted **

“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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