Senior Care Assistant in Rugby

Closing date: 01/05/2019

Location: Jim Gillespie House, 291 Dunchurch Road, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 6HP

£9.65 per hour (flexible rota including weekends and bank holidays)

3 Shift per week (7.15 - 14.30 or 14.15 - 21.30)

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to join our busy, dedicated team at our care home in Rugby. Closely supporting the Home Manager, you will oversee the delivery of person-centred care and regularly review individual care plans and risk assessments. At the same time, you will administer medication, train and develop colleagues and build respectful relationships with our residents. We are looking for a flexible, motivated individual who can work effectively as part of a team to ensure that our resident’s needs are met.

You must possess at least a NVQ2 in Health and Social care and be prepared to work towards achieving a NVQ3. You must have proven experience as a carer and be able to communicate well with both staff and residents alike, operating under minimal supervision. Most importantly you must show a real understanding of the issues and challenges facing older people and demonstrate enthusiasm for gaining additional skills and qualifications.

Closing date for receipt of applications 1 May 2019.

This post is subject to DBS check.

We are not accepting CVs for this vacancy, to apply please email a.robinson@abbeyfield.com to request an application form or for further details or any other enquiries please contact Alison Robinson on 01788 812 644.