Senior Care Assistant - Nights

Stanhope Parade, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 4BA
Stanhope Parade, South Shields Tyne & Wear NE33 4BA
Job Type
Permanent
Job Category
Carer
Pay
up to £9.72 per hour

Senior Care Assistant – – Full Time Nights – 38.5 hours per week – £9.72 per hour – Ashlea Mews, NE33 4BA
Exceptional People, Extraordinary Care
Why Orchard? We don’t just want to be the provider of choice, we want to be the employer of choice.
Here at Orchard Care Homes our foundations are built on 6 core values; Enjoy Life, Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful.

Our Senior Care Assistants champion high quality care, compassion and resident dignity. You will work closely with a Registered Nurse or Deputy Manager and take on responsibility for the physical, emotional well-being and social needs of our residents. You will support and supervise a team of care staff, act as a role model delivering high quality care, and comply with clinical governance. Whilst it’s not imperative that you have a Level 3 qualification in health and social care, you need to possess your Level 2 and have a desire to achieve your Level 3 via our career pathway.
You will be an ambassador of Orchard Care Homes, liaising with GPs, health professionals and the residents’ families and friends, always promoting a professional and caring image of the home whilst championing our 6 core values, Enjoy Life, Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful
Ashlea Mews is a two-storey specialist respite and Dementia care home, located in the heart of a residential area of South Shields, close to the Chichester Metro stop. The home is made up of 40 en-suite rooms and has recently been awarded ‘Good’ by CQC. The home benefits from landscaped gardens, as well as other communal areas which provide a focal point for the residents to come and spend time together with their friends and families.
What can we offer you?
- Excellent training and progression opportunities
- Recognition schemes such as ‘Making a Difference’ and our annual award ceremony
- Free Uniform
- Free DBS
- Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme (available to permanent employees)
- Perkbox membership, access to tailored online shopping, travel and health & fitness discounts
- Access to our 24/7 Employee Support Hub offering confidential support on personal and professional issues.
- Competitive Annual Leave + Employer contributing pension

Day Senior Care Assistant shift pattern – 08:00 to 20:00
Senior Care Assistant – – Full Time Nights – 38.5 hours per week – £9.72 per hour – Ashlea Mews, NE33 4BA


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