Senior Care Assistant

Posted 6 April by Remedicare Easy Apply

Acting on behalf of our client who has a fantastic reputation within the Barnsley area for well-established residential homes, we are currently recruiting for the following position.

Job Role - Senior Care Assistant

Hours - 38.5 hours per week (alternate weekends)

Rate - £8.83ph

Service - Residential Home

Our client strives to deliver the highest standards of care within their nursing/residential home and are seeking a strong Senior Care Assistant with previous experience to join their dedicated care team.

Senior Care Assistant Duties:

  • To Supervise and participate in the delivery of care to residents
  • To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care plans to ensure a person centres approach
  • To provide leadership and support to the care staff
  • Responsible for the administration of medication
  • Liaise directly with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support
  • Maintain residents dignity and independence at all times

As a senior care assistant you will be expected to lead by example at all times and provide strong leadership skills to the rest of the care assistants. You should have a strong work ethic and embody your care homes attitude towards delivering the highest standards of care.


  • Previous experience within a nursing/residential home
  • Previous experience as a SHCA preferred
  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care
  • Willingness to gain medication certificate if not already received

Reference: 34843565

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