Senior Care Assistant

Hylton Road, Millfield, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 7AB
Hylton Road, Millfield Sunderland Tyne & Wear SR4 7AB
Job Type
Permanent
Job Category
Senior Carer
Pay
Up to up to £9.72 per hour

Senior Care Assistant – Part Time Days -22 hours per week – up to £9.72 per hour – Ashlea Lodge SR4 7AB
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 Lodge is located near the heart of Sunderland City Centre in the parish of Millfield, it is a two-storey modern care home that provides specialist care for older people. The home has also recently seen the top floor turned into the home for our new Re-Connect service, which supports 18 residents, in a specialist and innovative Dementia service.

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)
- Access to our 24/7 Employee Support Hub offering confidential support on personal and professional issues.
- Competitive Annual Leave + Employer contributing pension
Senior Care Assistant – Part Time Days -22 hours per week – up to £9.72 per hour – Ashlea Lodge SR4 7AB


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