Senior Care Assistant

Uckfield, East Sussex
£8.70 - £9.20 per hour
04 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
SHC Recuitment
Contract Type
Full Time

*Paid Breaks and Double pay on bank holidays*

Senior Care Assistant

Where will you work as a Senior Care Assistant?

Wisteria Lodge, Uckfield

We love what we do and we want you to love it too! We are looking for caring and friendly people to join us at Sussex Healthcare!

Rate of pay - £8.70 per hour with weekend enhancements and double pay on bank holidays

What benefits are there for you as a Senior Care Assistant?

Benefits Include

  • Paid Breaks
  • Double Pay on Bank Holidays for all Care staff and Support Staff
  • Free Staff Transport
  • Weekend Pay Enhancements
  • Staff Accomodation
  • Subsidised Meals
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • In-House Training Academy
  • Pension Scheme
  • Refer a Friend Incentives
  • Employee Assistance Programme

What we need from you as a Senior Care Assistant?

We require you to be of a warm and friendly disposition with a caring nature.

You will need to hold your level 3 NVQ is care, however we will also provide additinal full training both in the home and at our Training Academy so you understand how our homes run. Through this training you will learn to identify specific needs and requirements of the individual people we support.

Due to the nature of the business we need you to be reliable and punctual to ensure that the needs of the people we support are met, always.

What will the Senior Care Assistant role entail?

  • Assist those in our care
  • Help the people we support with mobility problems and other physical disabilities
  • Assist in induction of new staff
  • Ensure reports are completed and attend any review meetings

*The full job description will be discussed with you at interview stage

Why work with us?

Sussex Healthcare has 23 homes across the South East of England and we are continually striving to deliver great quality care. We cover the following types of care within our homes:

  • Elderly
  • Dementia
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Learning Disabilities
  • End of life
  • Respite
  • Acquired brain Injury

We have great facilities within our homes including salt caves, hydro therapy pools and sensory rooms.

You will be given the opportunity to move between homes if you choose to, to broaden your experience and knowledge.

Key words: Senior care assistant, care assistant, senior

Apply and join Sussex Healthcare!