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DATE ADDED: Tue 29/01/2019

Senior Carer

Lingfield, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client who has a fantastic reputation within the Lingfield area for its well-established residential home.

Please see the below details on this unmissable vacancy:

Job Role - Senior Care Assistant

Hours - Full Time (36-48 hours per week, alternate weekends)

Service - Residential elderly and dementia

Rate of Pay- £11.00

Our client strives to deliver the highest standards of care within their residential home and are seeking a strong Senior Care Assistant with previous experience to join their dedicated care team.

Senior Care Assistant Duties:

  • To Supervise and participate in the delivery of care to residents

  • To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care plans to ensure a person centres approach

  • To provide leadership and support to the care staff

  • Responsible for the administration of medication

  • Liaise directly with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support

  • Maintain residents dignity and independence at all times

As a senior care assistant you will be expected to lead by example at all times and provide strong leadership skills to the rest of the care assistants. You should have a strong work ethic and embody your care homes attitude towards delivering the highest standards of care.

About the home:

This is a beautiful 29 bedded residential home specialising in the care for residents who suffer with dementia. The home was also awarded a GOOD CQC report rating GOOD in all areas of care from its last inspection.


  • Previous experience within a nursing/residential home

  • Previous experience as a HCA or SHCA

  • NVQ Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care

  • Willingness to gain medication certificate if not already received