Location: Stockport, SK5
Our Stockport based client is looking for a Senior Healthcare Assistant (nights) to join their well-established team. The care home provides residential care to residents with dementia in a 50 bedded setting. As a key member of the team, you will lead the way to support their residents, enabling them to live full and enriched lives as far as they are able to.
Key Requirements for a Senior Healthcare Assistant (nights)
You will work with the management team to lead the Care Team in the provision of high standards of care expected for their residents. Passion will be your driving force along with your experience of working with elderly residents. Bringing together your knowledge and experience to enhance the team dynamic.
Key Responsibilities as a Senior Healthcare Assistant (nights)
-Experience of working within elderly care
-Minimum of 2 years’ experience within healthcare
-Adhere to, and assist in, the implementation of care plans
-Assist in the administration and medication record management according to company policy and legislative requirements.
-Lead by example with regards to residents' safety and dignity and provide strong support and leadership to the care team
-Collaborate with other team members and external agencies to achieve person-centred care for all residents
The ideal Senior Healthcare Assistant (nights)
-NVQ2 in Health and Social Care or higher
-Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service
-Must be able to provide 5 years of satisfactory references pertinent to the role
-Experience of eMAR and electronic patient record systems would be an advantage
-Keen drive to provide compassionate person-centred care
-Senior Carer/experienced Healthcare Assistant looking to take the next step to further your career
-Minimum of 2 years’ healthcare experience
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Right to work in the UK
-Experience of person-centred care
-Knowledge of health and safety matters in relation to home care services and risk management
-Attention to detail and accuracy within administrative skills and computer literacy.
Free Parking, 28 days holiday inc Bank Holidays.
£19,000.00 - £22,000.00
Job type: Permanent
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