Senior Care Assistant - Care Home | Herne Place Care Home | Herne Bay | Barchester Jobs

Senior Care Assistant - Care Home

Herne Place Care Home, Parkland Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 5DN

£11.00 per hour




2nd January 2020

4th February 2020

Barchester is opening a Brand New Care Home in Kent.

The 66 Bedded Residential care home will be opening Spring 2020 in Herne Bay, a seaside town in Kent, South East England.

As a Senior Care Assistant at a brand new Barchester care home, you’ll look after the different needs of our residents to enable us to deliver quality, person-centred care and support. Your role will involve supervising and inspiring a team of dedicated Care Assistants alongside the Deputy General Manager. You can also expect to support the clinical team in a specific area, such as medication, assessments, care plans or care reviews. Like everyone here, as a Senior Care Assistant, you’ll always respect the dignity and preferences of our residents as well playing your own part in creating an environment that’s warm, welcoming and vibrant.

You need to have:

  • NVQ Level 3 or Advanced Diploma in Health & Social Care

  • Specific knowledge of Risk Assessments, Care Planning, Management of Medication

  • DOLs & Safeguarding referrals

  • Mental Health Capacity

  • Understanding of CQC requirements

  • Team Supervisions/Appraisals

  • Liaising with Professionals within the community

  • Dementia awareness and care for the elderly.

We’re looking for people who are warm-hearted, compassionate and committed to giving each resident individualised care and support. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your career through ongoing training opportunities, so there’s no limit to how far you can go with us. Many of our Senior Carer Assistants progress into Care Practitioners, Regional Carers or nursing roles.

As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:

• Free learning and development
• Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
• A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
• Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme

If you’d like to use your motivational and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding place to be.

Why should you apply?

  • One of the best benefits and rewards packages
  • Great pay
  • Brilliant training
  • Freedom to do things the right way
  • Progression opportunities in over 200 care homes
  • Excellent benefits