Senior Care Assistant

Website Dominika Troska

Sugarman Health and Wellbeing, located in Leeds, are currently recruiting empathetic, motivational and caring team players to join us as Senior Care Assistants. As a Senior Care Assistant you will ensure continuity of care to residents by promoting and delivering high standards of care, individually and safely, and supporting, demonstrating and instructing less experienced staff to enable them to fully contribute to the care team.

To join us as a Senior Care Assistant, it is essential that you hold or work towards a level 3 qualification in Health & Social Care (or equivalent), alongside medication training and experience of a similar role.

This role will also give you the opportunity to use your management skills to ensure a high level of quality care is being delivered.

The key responsibilities of our Senior Care Assistants include:

  • Providing a person-centred care and personal care to residents in all aspects of their daily living. Ordering, administrating and auditing prescribed medication to residents.
  • Supporting residents at mealtimes, in accordance with their individual needs.
  • Contributing fully to team, responding positively to colleagues and undertaking all reasonable work instructions promptly.
  • Providing support to colleagues, through leading by example, mentoring and coaching, acting as a positive role model, enabling the care team to deliver high standards.
  • Actively participating in the person-centred care planning process by implementing, continuously developing, evaluating and reviewing plans through routine assessment or the changing needs of individual residents.
  • Taking reasonable care of equipment used to carry out tasks, including general cleanliness and advising on any faults or the need for maintenance or replacement.
  • Understanding personal responsibilities with regard to Health and Safety at Work legislation, particularly in relation to moving and handling of residents and fire safety and evacuation procedures.
  • Taking an active interest in your personal and professional development by contributing to supervision and appraisal meetings, attending team meetings and training.
  • Developing positive professional relationships with residents, visitors and colleagues.
  • Developing and maintaining positive relationships with all residents, family, visitors and colleagues.

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Expert training, supervision and ongoing support
Career development support- Sugarman is a growing company with a variety of opportunities for career progression.

Job Type: Full-Time/Part-Time
Pay rate: £11 on a weekday, £12 on weekends
Shifts patterns:
08.00 am to 20.00 pm

Contact: Dominika Troska on 0113 457 3150.

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

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