Peripatetic Senior Care Assistant – 33 hours per week
Working across our Leeds & Wakefield sites covering - Paisley Lodge LS12 3UA, Middleton Park Lodge LS10 4HX, Castleford Lodge WF10 5DF, Nesfield Lodge LS10 3LG and Lofthouse Grange & Lodge WF3 3QQ
At Orchard Care Homes we are committed to providing QUALITY care to residents in our homes. We know we can’t do it without YOU! Our Care Assistants make a difference.
If you are a Senior Care Assistant with a Level 3 in Direct Care (or equivalent), Orchard Care Homes has something to offer you.
Join us and work with kind, like-minded people who deliver quality personal care to our residents.
You will have what it takes to nurture, encourage and care. Making a meaningful contribution to someone’s life is fulfilling, demanding, and requires flexibility, professionalism and skills. You will help our residents enjoy every day by making sure they get the quality care and support they deserve.
Assisting our residents with daily living, providing support and companionship, you will demonstrate a caring nature towards others. With your natural warmth and empathy, you will deliver quality personalised care that ensures everyone is treated with dignity and that individual’s rights to privacy, independence and choice are met.
You can also expect to support the Senior Care Team and Nursing team administering medication as prescribed and actively contributing to assessments, care plans and care reviews. You will also be expected to use our in-house systems such as eMAR and PCS within your daily duties.
At Orchard Care Homes we recognise the unique qualities our Senior Care Assistants have that enable them to support others. Many of our Level 3 Seniors go on to become Care Managers, Deputy Managers and Care Home Managers.
We believe in the continued learning and development of care teams and a career with us offers you an opportunity to broaden your skills and knowledge. Your professional development will be actively encouraged, and exciting opportunities will emerge to progress your career further within the company
A full driving license, own vehicle and business insurance are essential.
You will Enjoy Life and be Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful.
At Orchard Care Homes, we value our employees. Click here to find out more about our wide range of benefits.