Senior Care Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00053407-1
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire
  • Salary: £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Senior Care Support Worker

Location: Bideford, North Devon

Salary: £12.00 per hour

Hours: 38.5 hours

Contract Type: Permanent

£1,000 NEW STARTER BONUS

Who is Deepdene Care? Deepdene Care established in 1987 is a national mental healthcare provider operating five homes nationwide. We offer high quality care to people with severe and enduring mental health needs. Joining Deepdene Care you will be part of a team of people who care about the support we provide to our residents.

The Role? We currently have an exciting opportunity for a reliable, experienced individual with a friendly and caring nature to work as a Senior Care Support Worker in Bideford, North Devon, EX39 4PP. Your duties will include engaging & supporting residents in activities of daily living, meal provision, administering medication and taking care of their wellbeing.

Working Hours - 7:45am - 8pm

Average of 38.5 hours per week

EXAMPLE SHIFTS

Week 1 – Mon / Tues / Sat / Sun

Week 2 – Wed / Thurs / Fri

Our ideal candidate? A responsible and considerate attitude is important. You will work in friendly but challenging environment, therefore excellent interaction and communication skills are required.

* NVQ Level 3 qualified in Health & Social Care is preferred but not essential.

* Experience of supporting adults with challenging behaviour is desirable but not essential as in-house training is provided.

Successful applicants will be required to provide an enhanced disclosure and Covid-19 vaccination proof / medical exemption.

We offer our employees benefits which include:

* An opportunity to work for a company who will invest in their employees and have celebrated over 30 years of success.

* £1,000 New Starter Bonus

* Free DBS check

* Refer a friend fee

* Employee Assistance Programme

* Pension scheme

* In-house Training

* Excellent overtime opportunities including Bank Holidays