Home: Arden House

Location: Leamington Spa

Pay details: £8.15 - £10.22

Posted date: 28/11/2018

Closing date: 19/12/2018

We are a 32 bed residential care home and looking to recruit an acting senior / care assistant to join our team. The acting senior role is to provide holiday and sickness cover for the senior team.

When in the position of acting senior you will be responsible for the running of the shift which includes dealing with all medical professionals, administering medication, allocation of work duties to the care team, ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of all residents and staff. When in the position of care assistant you will be responsible for giving personal care to residents and working as part of the care team.

This is a full time position of 35 hours a week over 5 shifts.

Shift times are: 07.15am – 2.15pm / 2.15pm – 9.15pm (start time of 15 minutes earlier if working as acting senior)

Position will be a mixture of both AM and PM shifts and will include every other week end.

NVQ level 3 or equivalent is required.

Experience in the care industry for a minimum of 2 years is a must.

Uniform provided

28 days a year annual leave

Full training / on going training is provided