Senior Care Assistant
As a Senior Carer, you will take the lead and assist with all aspects of care within the home including getting involved with the recruitment and training of the care team; ensuring training targets are met and the teams are competent in their roles. You will provide and ensure the highest standards of care are achieved in all areas of the home including relationship centred care, clinical care and dementia care.You’ll play a key part with care delivery in the home, ensuring care plans are regularly reviewed, continuous assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of resident’s care.
You will take an active part in engaging with residents in meaningful conversation related to their lifestyle choices at a level and pace that values the individual and respects their dignity and communication differences.
Skills & Experience
Ideal candidates will hold a QCF Diploma Level 3 / NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent or working towards), have a proven track record of leading, empowering, supporting and motivating a clinical team. Candidates will also have strong customer service skills and have excellent written, non-verbal and verbal communication skills.
Experience is desirable but not essential, in delivering high quality relationship centred care and to have the knowledge and/or experience of dementia care.