Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant Nights -Bank to join our dedicated, passionate team in our Victory Care Home, Chatham, Medway, Kent.

New £500 welcome bonus available!

£11.00 per hour

Zero Hour  contract 

8pm to 8am 

  • Alternate weekends required 
  • Paid induction training
  • Free DBS
  • Refer a friend scheme up to £1000
  • Outstanding career development
  • Fully funded training and career development (up to level 5)
  • Blue Light Card discount package
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Staff appreciation incentives

About the Role

Victory Care Home has 51 beds, a CQC rating of “Good” and is set tucked away on the edge of town, backing onto leafy green areas with lots of local amenities on our doorstep, including the High Street and Library within walking distance.

As a Senior Care Assistant, you will supervise and lead a team of care assistants to ensure they are supported and have clear direction and guidance throughout each shift.

You will be responsible for ensuring that residents receive quality care in line with their person-centred care plans, and administer medication in accordance with company policy. You will ensure that the working practices of you and your team follow Health & Safety and infection control guidelines.

As a senior member of the care team, you will identify and report to care home management any changes in resident needs, and act as an escalation for any incidents or emergency events where required.

About You

Qualified to at least NVQ Level 2, and achieved or working towards NVQ level 3 (or equivalent)
At least two years' experience working in a social care environment - preferably with vulnerable people over 65.
Good demonstrable knowledge and experience of dementia
Excellent communication skills and a real ability to show empathy to people under your care

About Agincare

We’re a family run business caring for people since 1986, this year we’re celebrating 35 years! With over 3,500 team members, we’re one of the UK’s largest care providers and are continuing to grow. With over 50 locations across our care homes, home care branches and live-in offices – there really is something for everyone.

We’ve been voted as the top care company to work for by Indeed, and our team agree – we’re proud that we average at 4/5* on employee reviews.

Equal opportunities are important to us at Agincare and we welcome applications from all.

CHASP

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