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Senior Care Assistant

Posted: 09/11/2021

Full Time
Livingston, West Lothian
£12.00 per Hour

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Non-nursing, Residential Care
Ref: KPJ3004

£12.00 per Hour Circa £24.8K | 39.75 Hours | Night Shifts | Great Staff Benefits

A leading care provider in Livingston is looking to recruit a qualified and experienced Care Assistant to join their night care team on a permanent, full-time basis.

About the Senior Care Assistant role and what the home is offering:

  • A permanent full-time contract of 39.75 hours per week
  • A competitive hourly pay of £12.00 and £24,804 per annum
  • Night Shifts
  • Paid Handovers
  • Pension Scheme
  • 5.6 weeks annual leave
  • Support with NMC revalidation
  • Free uniform and onsite staff parking
  • Ongoing training and career development opportunities

As part of the role, you will participate in the formulation of individual care plans for each resident to ensure that this information is person centred and updated on a regular basis. The role also includes the safe administration of medication to residents as prescribed, accurately maintaining records and ensuring residents health and wellbeing.

What we’re looking for in a Senior Care Assistant:

  • A qualified Care Assistant with relevant qualifications
  • Previous care experience in a UK care home, ideally at a senior level
  • Able to lead, develop and motivate a team
  • Good clinical knowledge and understanding
  • Excellent communication, organisational, time-management and interpersonal skills

For more information or to apply now please follow the link provided.

Alternatively, please call Katrusia Prodywus at SYK Recruitment now on 0131 357 6797

Please note any offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG/Access NI check and employment reference checks in addition to verification of UK professional registration (if applicable), right to work in the UK and Occupational Health clearance.

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