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Senior Care Assistant in Swindon at Agincare

Date Posted: 7/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Swindon
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/20/2020

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Care Assistant

Reference Number: 009475

Area: Swindon / Region: Wiltshire

Basic Salary: £10.00

Bonus: Excellent benefits                                      


Job Description

Social Care is at the front line in the current health crisis and as a Senior Care Assistant at Agincare a leading Social Care provider in the UK, you will be a key worker, supporting the health of the nation as we take in new residents from the NHS freeing beds up for those in need.

You will have Social Care experience and relevant qualifications. You may be someone who has left social care and now wants to move back in to the sector where your skills can really make a difference in these difficult times.  Or you could be a current Senior Care Assistant or Care Assistant seeking a new challenge and responsibilities.

You will need the right to work in the UK what matters is, like us, you are passionate and motivated to help and support others, working in a fantastic team in our Care Homes.

You can earn up to £10,00 per hour (inc. night enhancement) as a Senior Care Assistant in Lansdowne Hill Home.

We have many exciting career options available.

A variety of shift patterns for Senior Care Assistants available:

  • Day shifts available
  • Nights shifts available
  • Full & part time roles

By committing to regular hours each week as a Senior Care Assistant you are sure to have continuity and flexibility in your day-to-day life.

If you have previous experience providing care as a Care Assistant and the right to work in the UK, we’d love to hear from you!

 What we offer our Senior Care Assistants:

  • Free uniform
  • Free DBS
  • Free meals on full shift
  • National Health Discount Scheme(up to 60% off high street names)
  • Blue Light discount package (superb discounts on travel, leisure, entertainment and more)
  • EAP - Employee Assistance Program (offering support for employees and their families) 
  • Internal competitions to wins prizes such as vouchers, holidays, extra annual leave
  • 15% off car hire when booking with Hertz worldwide
  • Contracted Hours
  • Long service bonus
  • Excellent career progression
  • Flexible working – we can work around you!
  • Supported internal Training Provision
  • Have a voice to share your ideas to improve and develop the service

The Senior Healthcare Assistant role will involve:

  • Leading a team of carers
  • Monitoring and driving standards of care
  • Safe and accurate medication administration
  • Liaising with outside professionals to ensure residents live well
  • Mentoring and supervisions of carers
  • Reviewing care plans and assessments

Job Requirements

What an Excellent Senior Healthcare Assistant Looks Like 

You must have:

  • A caring nature and desire to make a difference in someone’s life
  • Previous experience in a Social Care setting
  • Excellent communication and customer skills, at all levels
  • NVQ3 or above or other professional qualification in Care
  • The right to work in the UK
  • A good level of English – both written and spoken
  • Approachable and supportive to individuals

About Us

  • Family business that has been providing reliable and professional care since 1986
  • One of the largest care groups in England with over 3500 staff
  • 90% of our customers rate us as excellent or great