Senior Care Assistant

Recruiter
SmartList
Location
Lancashire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 May 2019
Closes
24 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced (Senior) Care Assistant who wants to work with a well established rehabilitation service rated 'Outstanding' by CQC.

The role will consist of 37 ?? hours with a sliding shift which can include evenings, sleep overs and weekends. Hourly pay rate will be ??8.31 (Care Assistant) ??8.42 per hour (Senior Care Assistant) + enhanced pay after 8pm during the week, time and a third Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays, time and two thirds. Sleep over rate is ??8.21.

Key duties;
• Assist the Directors, Managers and other staff in the daily running of mental health services and accommodation
• Assisting in the assessing, planning, implementing (with the home and community) and evaluating clients' individual care and support plans, and risk assessments
• Dispense prescribed medication including PRN, creams, inhalers, drops, household remedies as prescribed on the client's own medication sheet by their GP/Consultant
• Assist in assessing potential clients' suitability for accommodation and mental health care and support
• Assisting in meal preparation/serving (including HACCP food management systems) and assisting laundry

What do you need to have?
• Due to current client needs, this role is for Female applicants only
• Over the age of 21 due to the need to work without direct supervision and doing sleepovers
• Full UK Driving licence and your own vehicle to use for business use is highly desirable
• Level 2 or Level 3 QCF / NVQ in Social Care or equivalent
• Minimum of 2 years experience working within a previous Health and Social care setting

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

REFERENCE: X1ZH0181

LOCATION: Bury - Tottington

JOB TITLE: (Senior) Care Assistant

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