Senior Care Assistant - Nights

Location Flitwick
Salary £12.85 per hour
Discipline Care Homes,
My Client is looking for a Senior Healthcare Assistant - 37.5 hours a week with nights available 19:45-08:15 and a 2 week rolling rota!

They create places for people to call home and support them to live well. With a breadth of services and expertise to help people whatever their housing, care, or support needs.
Our Care team is friendly and we love what we do. We are passionate about the high-quality support we provide. We offer our colleagues a friendly, collaborative workplace and the chance to build a rewarding career with a not-for-profit organisation that is proud to make a genuine difference to peoples’ lives, each and every day 

In this role you will:
  • Providing direct person-centred care to all residents, promoting their individuality and dignity at all times.
  • Administering medication
  • Assisting residents with social activities by interacting with them, encouraging them to continue with or take up new hobbies and activities such as those organised by the Activities Coordinator or assistants
  • To lead, support and mentor the team of care assistants on shift and support the nurse on duty to organise and supervise their work
  • Performing, reporting and recording, following training, clinical observations of residents’ temperature, pulse, breathing, height and weight. Obtaining urine, stool and sputum samples, as requested by the GP or RGN in charge. Performing simple urinalysis following training

To succeed in this role you will:
  • Have a good level of IT skills and literacy
  • Be able to demonstrate specific knowledge of clinical care
  • Have care home or caring experience
  • Be willing to undertake further training
  • Have a Level 2 or 3 NVQ in Health and Social Care – essential

My Client also others a wide range of benefits which you can find out more informatio by contacting me on