Senior Care Assistant

Salary:
£18500 - £18500 per annum 
Job Type:
Permanent 
Location:
Birkenhead 
Sector:
Social Care 
Job Ref:
10182_1476892858 

My client is a well-established domiciliary care provider in the North West, they’re looking to recruit an experienced Senior Care Assistant for their offices on The Wirral and offer an attractive salary of £18,500 plus on-call payments. You will need experience of working in domiciliary care and be a driver with your own vehicle. You’ll need to have worked as a Senior Carer previously in a busy domiciliary care environment, be able to work across the Wirral.

The Role

  • To enable Service Users to remain in their own homes by providing the highest standard of support and care required to help them achieve maximum independence whilst maintaining their self­ respect and dignity
  • To assist with the Induction of new care staff, namely shadowing and maintaining all relevant documentation
  • To undertake training relevant to the position
  • To attend and where requested represent the company at non-complex care reviews and other meetings
  • To attend meetings with the Supervisor as requested
  • To make random checks on care staff for time keeping and quality of care
  • To facilitate the smooth running of the company by direct supervision where necessary
  • To be on call on a rotational basis, and take responsibility if a run goes down

The Person

  • You’ll have worked as a Senior Care Assistant / Senior Carer within a domiciliary care service previously
  • You’ll have good organisational, leadership and administrative skills
  • Strong mentorship skills
  • You’ll have a background in care and be willing to undertake additional duties when required.
  • You’ll be expected to cover care runs in emergencies
  • You’ll be a driver with your own vehicle

Interested? To be considered for the Senior Care Assistant / Senior Carer role, please click apply to send your CV to Laura Roberts at Coburg Banks recruitment

Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us

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