Are you a Senior Care Assistant looking for a new opportunity with an organisation that will help you develop and achieve your professional goals and aspirations?
Hourly rate – £9.31 - £10.27 per hour (higher rate upon proof of required qualification)
Working hours/pattern – Nights available
- 20:00 hrs – 08:00 hrs (Nights)
Location – Stanhope Parade, South Shields, NE33 4BA
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.
As a Senior Care Assistant 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. 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.
Welcome to Ashlea Mews Care Home - A specialist respite, dementia and residential care home in South Shields.
Rated Good by our regulators CQC, Ashlea Mews is a two-storey specialist respite and dementia care home located in the heart of a residential area, close to the Chichester Metro stop. Our care home is made up of 40 en-suite rooms all decorated to a high standard, with new flooring and furniture in each bedroom.
Orchard Care Homes has a strong reputation in the care industry for running and managing care homes across the UK. We have over 15 years of experience, running 24 care homes across the North and Midlands.
- Excellent training and progression opportunities, from day one, with career pathways to enable you to grow and develop
- Recognition schemes, such as ‘Making a Difference’
- Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
- Access to our fantastic Employee assistance programme in association with BUPA that provides 24/7 support
Orchard Care Homes value the safety of our residents and staff above all else with over 80% having now received both vaccinations. Our staff received regular Covid tests to protect their wellbeing and both our staff and residents are among the first wave of people to receive the Covid vaccine in the UK.
At Orchard Care Homes, we value our employees. Click here to find out more about our wide range of benefits.