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Senior Care Assistant (Nights)

About The Role

Yorkare Homes is excited to begin developing Haxby Hall into a state of the art luxury care home.

The Home, in the heart of Haxby, will provide both residential and dementia care for up to 63 residents.

It is on a 1.4 acre site allowing for large gardens, allotments and a bowls green.

Facilities will include an in-house bar, a hair and beauty salon, terraces on each floor, a cinema and a sweet shop. These will be used daily in our varied activities programme.

We are current recruiting for Senior Care Assistants (Nights)

This will involve some weekend work

The role of a Senior Care Assistant is to ensure the needs of the residents are met in a person-centred way that respects their dignity and promotes independence. .

It is essential that all our staff are:

  • Flexible, caring and compassionate.
  • Positive, self-motivated and organised.
  • Willing to undertake any training necessary to develop skills and competency relevant to the role.
  • Sensitive to the needs of others.
  • An active team player and must be able to work on own initiative.
  • Possess good communication skills with colleagues and residents.

Overview of Job Description

  • To either be in overall charge of an entire speciality or to support the person in overall charge in all aspects of the management of the home.
  • To promote the philosophy of Privacy, dignity, independence, choice, rights and fulfilment for all of our clients, treating everyone with respect.
  • To support and guide Care assistants to provide personal care and support residents with a wide range of needs and disabilities.
  • To induct, train and supervise care assistants as required.
  • To safely administer medications to those in your care, using the appropriate documentation in accordance with MAR charts and Yorkare Homes policies.
  • To report and record in the appropriate manner any information considered to be important. Read and write reports in an accurate and timely fashion using the computer systems.
  • To deal with any queries or worries expressed by residents/relatives/visitors and forward on to senior managers if unable to resolve.

In return the company will offer you:

  • Competitive rates of pay (increased rate if an NVQ2 in Health and Social Care is held)
  • Free Uniform
  • Fully comprehensive training and development support from our In house trainer
  • Career Progression
  • Staff recognition awards
  • Rewards App
  • Health Scheme
  • Working with a fantastic team of friendly, supportive, like-minded individuals

Whilst experience is preferred, training and support is provided to a very high standard if the applicant demonstrates all the qualities we feel are essential to fulfil this role, such as having a positive and caring attitude

Yorkare Homes is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer

COVID-19 considerations:
From the 11th November 2021 it will be law that to work within a social care setting you must be fully vaccinated.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.80 per hour

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Location: Haxby Hall
Hours: Full and Part Time Roles Available
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Call

01904 202555

Email

enquiries@yorkarehomes.co.uk

Haxby Hall, York Rd, Haxby, York YO32 3DX, UK

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Call

01904 202555

Email

enquiries@yorkarehomes.co.uk

Haxby Hall, York Rd, Haxby, York YO32 3DX, UK

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