Senior Care Assistant in Nottingham

Closing date: 29/03/2019

Location: Sycamore House, 700 Mansfield Road, Nottingham, NG5 3FS

Salary: £9.32 per hour

Hours: Working on a rota covering over 7 days per week including weekends

This role is subject to a DBS check

As a Senior Care Assistant at Sycamore House you'll be responsible for creating an atmosphere that is warm and welcoming, ensuring that every resident enjoys life with us to the full.

Promoting the physical, social, intellectual and emotional well-being of our residents, you will play an important part in ensuring they maintain their independence.

With a flexible approach to hours and responsibilities, you will possess an appropriate NVQ and a good track record as a carer. This will have given you everything you need to operate with minimal supervision, backed by an organised but empathetic manner, real understanding of the issues and challenges facing older people and enthusiasm for gaining additional skills and qualifications. 

You will ensure the preparation, implementation, review and update of all residents support plans. Supporting and caring for all residents, ensuring that their physical, social, intellectual and emotional needs are met while maintaining dignity, choice, independence and respect.

Preferably, you'll have experience in a supervisory role within a health or social care setting working with older people, ability to work using your own initiative and under pressure in a diverse and changing environment. 

You'll have the ability to work to a high standard at all times.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to l.corbett@abbeyfield.com or c.rodgers@abbeyfield.com