Location: Stockport, SK4
Our Client based in Stockport is looking for an experienced Senior Support Worker to join their team. The care home provides residential care for elderly individuals with dementia in a 40 bedded setting. 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 Support Worker
Working with the management team to lead the Care Team to provide the high standards of care expected for their residents, you will be passionate and experienced, working with elderly residents. Bringing together your knowledge and experience to enhance the team dynamic.
Key Responsibilities as a Senior Support Worker
-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
-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/Support Worker 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 leading a team
-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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