Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary See description
Updated 2 days ago
Excellent opportunity for a Senior Care Assistant based in our newly opened 8 bed Residential Dementia Unit.
Conway Group Healthcare are recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant for our newly opened 8 bed Residential Dementia Unit in Brooklands HealthCare, 42F Cloona Park, Dunmurry, Belfast
Shift Work:Day & Night Duty.
Salary: Circa £9.50 per hour
Part-time or full-time hours available.
Conway Group Healthcare is made up of 8 Care Homes providing Nursing and Residential Care in the local communities. We provide a home from home experience for our residents; our team is friendly and welcoming and our residents are at the heart of everything we do. We believe in strong family values to deliver compassionate, heart centred and sincere care. Our ethos is simple….”we take the time because it’s the little things that matter”.
Responsibilities and Duties
As a senior care assistant you will play a major part in making our residents’ lives as happy and fulfilling as possible. You should be able to quickly identify any changes to your residents’ needs and be able to deal with these competently ensuring their safety at all times. It is essential that all records pertaining to the delivery of care of these residents are in line with the Residential Care Homes Minimum Standards.
Candidates must have at least 2 years previous Care Assistant experience and have achieved a minimum of NVQ Level 2 and or working towards Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care.
You must have the skills necessary to ensure the residents’ needs and safety is maintained at all times. You should be able to quickly identify any changes to your residents’ needs and be able to communicate effectively with the Multi-disciplinary teams. You will be required to administer medication (RDU), develop and maintain care plans and audit associated paperwork. Additionally you must have a clear record with regards to conduct, performance and attendance.
If this role appeals to you and you are a good communicator, team player, flexible and a good time keeper, please contact Fiona Morgan, HR Manager on 028 79632001 to discuss the role.
To apply please forward your CV via the APPLY button below.
Conway Group Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.
Please note that under the new GDPR regulations, by replying to this advert, you are giving Conway Group permission to retain your personal information for the purposes of this application.