Senior Care Assistant Nights

Senior Care Assistant Nights

The Agincare Group | Churt, GU10 2DG, GB

Posted 3 days ago

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Job Introduction
We are currently recruiting for a Night Senior Care Assistant to join our dedicated, passionate team in our Tilford Care & Nursing Home, Farnham.
New £500 welcome bonus available!
Up to £11.70 per hour
Full and part-time contracts available
Day and night vacancies available
Full induction training
Alternate weekends
Free DBS
Refer a friend scheme up to £1000
Outstanding career development
Fully funded training and career development (up to level 5)
Blue Light Care discount package
Employee Assistance Programme
Company pension scheme
Staff appreciation incentives
About The Role
Tilford Care & Nursing Home has 50 beds, a CQC rating of "Good" and is set in a peaceful and relaxing part of Surrey, yet only five miles from Farnham and the A31
As a Senior Care Assistant, you will supervise and lead a team of care assistants to ensure they are supported and have clear direction and guidance throughout each shift.
You will be responsible for ensuring that residents receive quality care in line with their person-centred care plans, and administer medication in accordance with company policy. You will ensure that the working practices of you and your team follow Health & Safety and infection control guidelines.
As a senior member of the care team, you will identify and report to care home management any changes in resident needs, and act as an escalation for any incidents or emergency events where required.
About You
Qualified to at least NVQ Level 2, and achieved or working towards NVQ level 3 (or equivalent)
At least two years' experience working in a social care environment - preferably with vulnerable people over 65.
Good demonstrable knowledge and experience of dementia
Excellent communication skills and a real ability to show empathy to people under your care
About Agincare
We're a family-run business caring for people since 1986, this year we're celebrating 35 years! With over 3,500 team members, we're one of the UK's largest care providers and are continuing to grow. With over 50 locations across our care homes, home care branches and live-in offices - there really is something for everyone.
We've been voted as the top care company to work for by Indeed, and our team agree - we're proud that we average at 4/5 on employee reviews.
Equal opportunities are important to us at Agincare and we welcome applications from all.