Senior care Assistant

Parkhouse Avenue, Castletown, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR5 3DF
Parkhouse Avenue, Castletown Sunderland Tyne & Wear SR5 3DF
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Senior Carer
Up to up to £10.08 per hour

Senior Care Assistant NIGHTS- Full Time – 38.5 hours per week – up to £10.08 per hour – Lansbury Court, SR5 3DF

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

Lansbury Court is a 56 bedded single-storey modern home that has been purpose-built to provide specialist residential, Dementia and short-term respite care. The home has excellent transport links and is located in the former mining community of Castletown and boasts both a ‘Gold’ rating by Sunderland City Council and has also been rated as ‘Good’ by CQC. The home has some fantastic facilities, including their pleasant gardens and the 50’s style diner on the Dementia unit.

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

Night Senior Care Assistant shift pattern – 20:00 to 08:00

Senior Care Assistant – – Full Time - 33 hours per week – up to £10.08 per hour – Lansbury Court, SR5 3DF

At Orchard Care Homes, we value our employees. Click here to find out more about our wide range of benefits.