Mulberry House Residential Home in Bovey Tracey is looking for a confident Senior Care Assistant who is passionate about good care to work 36 hours per week, starting as soon as possible. We currently have a vacancy on Nights and a vacancy on Days.
SUMMARY OF THE ROLE
A senior carer normally has worked previously as a care assistant and is now ready to take on more responsibility. You will still work closely with the vulnerable adults and deliver hands on care but you will also be leading and guiding a team of carers. You will build solid relationships and trust with the vulnerable service users, sometimes in challenging situations. You will be trained in more advanced aspects of care such as medication administration and more documentation.
· NVQ 3 or equivalent (or at least working towards)
· An excellent level of English
· A warm & friendly personality
· A good communicator
· Able to use initiative
· Able to lead a team
· Keen to take on responsibility