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Senior Care Assistant in Derby at Agincare

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Derby
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2020

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Care Assistant

Reference Number: 008680

Area: Derby / Region: Derbyshire

Basic Salary: £9.80

Bonus: Excellent remuneration package                                      


Job Description

In 2019 we were recognised by Indeed as the #1 care provider in the UK to work for and #3 overall for privately owned companies. If you share our passion to care for others and you’re looking for a career with a company that supports its team members, look no further.

You can earn £9.80 per hour as a Senior Care Assistant in Foylebank Care Home.

We have many exciting career options available.

A variety of shift patterns for Senior Care Assistants 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) 
  • 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