Senior Care Assitant

Recruiter
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£7 - £8 per hour
Posted
23 Feb 2012
Closes
22 Mar 2012
Ref
senCA
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time

Our client is currently seeking outstanding Senior Care Assistants to pick up ad hoc shifts within their friendly and supporting care home.

You will offer supervision and attention to junior staff in all aspects of their work. Particular attention will be needed when assisting residents who have limited mobility or physical/learning difficulties.

The care homes is an environment where all residents are treated as individuals and can regard the centre as their home therefore close monitoring of residents that may be confused and/or have behavioral problems will be part of your responsibility.

You are required to have a genuine interest along with proven experience of working within this particular field. Team playing skills are a must as is the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.

A N/SVQ level 2 in care, previous supervisory experience and a qualification in the safe handling of medicines is desirable.