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Senior Care Assistant in Dorchester at Agincare

Date Posted: 7/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Dorchester
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/12/2019

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Care Assistant

Reference Number: 007409

Area: Dorchester / Region: Dorset

Basic Salary: £9.70 per hour

Bonus: Long service award                                      


Job Description

Senior Care Assistant

Do you have a passion to care for other people? Are you looking for a rewarding career that helps support people living within our care homes?

You can earn £9.70 per hour as a Senior Care Assistant in Badbury Care Home.

We have many exciting career options available.

A variety of shift patterns for Senior Care Assistants available:

  • Day shifts
  • Full time roles
  • Full time career

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:

  • Contracted Hours
  • Free uniform
  • Free DBS
  • Meals on shift
  • 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

Agincare is a family run business which has been operating for over 32 years, we employee over 3,500 staff.  As a company we support the believe in good care campaign to highlight the good work which is carried out by Care Assistants and our sector as a whole.