Home: The Orchards

Location: Ely

Pay details: £9.69 – £10.94 per hour

Posted date: 19/03/2020

Closing date: 17/04/2020

The Orchards care home in Ely is looking for individuals to join our team as a Senior Carer.  We have both day and night position available on a full time or part time basis. The role pays £9.69 – £10.94 per hour depending on qualifications.

The successful candidate will assist with ensuring that all care, domestic and kitchen staff contribute to the best of their ability to the efficient running of the Home and the creation of the right atmosphere.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate they can lead, facilitate and participate in staff meetings, staff training, supervision, appraisal and development activities. The successful candidate will also carry out supervision and induction of designated staff as required.

At Greensleeves Care we are committed to providing the highest standards in care to our residents. We also understand that our staff are the foundation of providing the best care for our residents.

You will have responsibility in helping to control the issue of drugs for which the Home has taken responsibility, to maintain the necessary records and to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the systems for administering medication.

You will have Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) diploma in social care level 2 or other relevant qualification. An understanding of the needs of residents and proven experience in the safe administration of medication. You will also have an understanding of the importance of confidentiality.

To apply for this role please attach your CV to the form on the right.

The closing date for this post is Friday 17 April.  However please apply as soon as possible as we will be scheduling  interviews with the successful candidates as soon as we receive CVs from candidates that match the requirements of the role.

Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Jen Carpenter, Sam Curran or Claire Ayris on 01353 885900.

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to ISA first and enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.