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Senior Care Assistant NVQ3
Job Overview
  • Base Pay : £7.36 /Hour
  • Other Pay : N/A
  • Location : UK-Carlisle
Job Description

Site or Unit :
Pennine Lodge Care Home
Address :
Pennine Way Carlisle Cumbria CA1 3QD

Contracted Weekly Hours : 38.5

Pennine Lodge is a light and airy 3 year old purpose built home. The home caters for a mix of residential and Nursing residents with physical and EMI needs.  Staff benefit from regular training sessions and a friendly atmosphere. We provide person centred care in a friendly and welcoming environment. Our home is staffed by a team of dedicated carers who all have experience and training and will go that extra mile.

As a Senior Care Assistant you will support the running of the shift and show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

So as a Senior Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen?

  • Ensure the delivery of quality of care by continually assessing our residents needs and wishes

  • Develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs

  • Communicate professionally and warmly with visitors and family, and other health care professionals

  • Promote high standards of care by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and shifts run in a smooth and efficient manner

  • Promote the Home in a professional manner, by becoming actively involved in raising awareness of the Home within the local community

Job Requirements

In order to achieve this our carers should have:

A positive attitude and wholly adopt a person centered approach; showing compassion and a desire to make a difference. Show leadership qualities, and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care. Our senior care assistants must hold a minimum of NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care and have a legal right to work in the UK.

Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, childcare vouchers and an employee discount scheme. Plus free parking and uniform where applicable.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care please click on Apply now.