Care Acasa

Jobs > Senior Carer - Aldershot, Hampshire

Description

ACASA are looking for a caring and dedicated individual to join our amazing Extra Care team as a Senior Care & Support Worker.

Pay Rate

Hourly rate for experienced candidate holding an NVQ level 3 Certificate:

£10.00 on Weekdays, £11.00 on Weekends

Hourly rate for experienced candidate without an NVQ level 3 Certificate:

£9.75 on Weekdays, £10.75 on Weekends

Support workers are paid for the entire length of their shift.

Working hours are based on a weekly roster including early mornings, evenings, nights and every other weekend.

The ideal candidate will:

· Have a minimum of one year’s experience within the Healthcare Industry, preferably with experience on a senior level

· Hold an NVQ level 3 in health and Social care or hold a level 2 and be prepared to work towards a level 3.

· Be computer literate and have excellent administrative and communication skills

· Be able to work efficiently in a high paced environment

· Be dedicated to delivering exceptional service on behalf of the company internally and externally

· Be flexible and reliable and possess excellent people management skills

· Be an effective team player

Key Responsibilities will include:

· Continual assessments of individual’s needs

· Setting up new packages of care

· Development and updating of care/support plans

· Working in partnership with professionals to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of Service Users

· Monitoring and supervising care workers

· To complete audits as required

· To keep up to date on current issues regarding service user care or medication

· Ensuring top quality care and support is being provided

· To participate in the on-call rota providing cover for urgent enquiries during evenings and weekends

· Ability to work flexible hours

Benefits

Uniform provided; PPE Provided; Shift Pay; Paid holiday; Paid training; Auto enrolment in pension scheme; Excellent career progression opportunities; Unlimited ‘refer a friend’ incentives.

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