Senior Care Assistant

Keane Premier Healthcare

Senior Care Assistant

Salary Not Specified

Keane Premier Healthcare, Vicarland, South Lanarkshire

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 14 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 9dc967563c8a44098bee66e635c79405

Full Job Description

Due to restrictions on the number of certificates we can issue at present, candidates without an existing visa or right to work in the UK are unlikely to be suitable for the advertised post.

As a Senior Care Assistant (Nights), you will play a pivotal role in providing high-quality care and support to our residents, ensuring their physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing. Your experience and leadership skills will be essential in supervising and mentoring care assistants to maintain the highest standard of care.

If you are looking for a new challenge where you can expand your knowledge and make a difference, then Keane Premier Healthcare is the place for you.,

  • Foster a warm and welcoming atmosphere that promotes resident independence and dignity.

  • Assist in the planning and delivery of individualised care to residents.

  • Supervise and lead a team of care assistants, providing guidance and support.

  • Administer medications.

  • Maintain accurate records.

  • Perform personal care tasks, including bathing, dressing, and grooming.

  • Monitor and record vital signs, ensuring the health and safety of residents.

  • Communicate effectively with residents, their families, and healthcare professionals.

  • Participate in developing, implementing, and updating care plans and carrying out review meetings.

  • Maintain a clean and organised environment in the care home.

  • Uphold confidentiality and respect for residents' rights and privacy.

  • Provide companionship and emotional support to residents.

    SVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent)

  • Previous experience in a similar role.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong leadership and team management abilities.

  • Compassion and empathy for others.

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

  • A positive mindset and attitude.

    28 days pro rata holidays.

  • High street discount through Blue Light Card.

  • Premium BorrowMyDoggy membership - as it says on the tin, borrowing a dog!

  • Vivup Employee Benefits Programme. Including cycle to work scheme, discounted gym memberships, free counselling services, savings on food and drink, leisure activities, shopping and much more!

  • Extensive induction and training programmes.

  • Promotion and progression opportunities.