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Senior Care Assistant

Cardiff

Posted 21/06/2024

Up to £13.91 per hour

Top Reasons to Apply
  1. Are you a passionate and caring individual looking for a rewarding career with excellent training and opportunities for development?
  2. You'll be working alongside care assistants to support residents with daily needs, ensuring residents remain as active and independent as possible.
  3. We offer career development, training and access to our approved apprenticeship scheme.
Job Description

Are you a passionate and caring individual looking for a rewarding career with excellent training and opportunities for development? Join Care UK, a multi award winning care provider as a Senior Care Assistant.

The Role

  • Leading and supervising your shift
  • Case managing residents and liaising with families, healthcare professionals and other stakeholders to ensure that the best care plans are created and delivered
  • Administering and recording medication
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Working alongside care assistants to support residents with daily needs, ensuring residents remain as active and independent as possible
  • Working closely with the leadership team to develop services
  • Provide a fun, inclusive, and professional approach at all times

Some of our benefits by joining the Care UK family:

  • Wagestream - access your wages at any time  
  • Bank Holiday Pay Enhancements
  • Career development, training and access to our approved apprenticeship scheme
  • Hundreds of online and in-store discounts
  • Annual purchase holiday scheme
  • Wellbeing support

About You

  • NVQ Level 3 in health and social care desirable
  • Be well-organised, IT literate and adept at allocating and delegating work appropriately
  • Proven ability to lead and supervise others
  • A good understanding of care planning processes
  • Be experienced in or happy to undertake training on administering medication
  • Above all, have a natural ability to help make the lives of others more fulfilling

We are looking for people to make a difference to residents’ lives every day. When you join Care UK you’ll be joining a team who all share the same values: caring, passionate and teamwork. You will have a strong desire to help people and put residents at the heart of everything you do.

We are committed to recruiting diverse, talented people, who share our passion for helping others. We see the potential in everyone, let us help fulfil yours.

Care UK
Company Information

Care UK been providing award-winning care for 40 years. We know that independence is not about where you live, but how you live and our 100-plus care homes are enabling more than 7,000 people to continue living active and fulfilling lives in supportive, safe and comfortable surroundings.

We provide an impressive range of care services to older people from specialist care and support for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, respite care, nursing care and end of life care. At the heart of our philosophy is to deliver person centred and activity based care. And our ethos is to enable people to live healthier, more independent and more fulfilling lives.

Key Facts
  • Head Office:

    Connaught House
    850 The Crescent
    Colchester
    Essex
    CO4 9QB

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