Senior Health and Care Assistant

Posted 5 April by Admiral Care Solutions Limited Easy Apply

Job Summary

Admiral Care Wants You!

It’s the attitude you can bring to Admiral Care Solutions that we value, not necessarily your background in care - we recruit people with previous experience, and those for whom a job in care represents a new beginning. We are looking for enthusiastic people to continue making our homes a rewarding and enjoyable place to live and work.

Benefits & Incentives

  • Ongoing training
  • Weekly pay
  • Career development opportunities
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Comprehensive Induction
  • Cost of DBS check paid for by the Company
  • Opportunity to become a specialist Champion
  • Free Uniform
  • Pension Scheme

Key duties and responsibilities of this role include;

Review the Individualised Service Plan

Provide/assist with personal care

Provide residents with both physical and emotional support

Integrate the residents’ individual life skills into the daily routine

Effectively communicate and/or document any information regarding the residents, according to the procedure explained by your supervisor

Inform the appropriate staff member of any resident changes of condition and resident family concerns

Speak with family members in a positive and polite manner: encourage family members to join in with daily activities

Ensure infection control procedures are followed

Complete all medication administration training within the required time frame

Check with your supervisor and team for medication updates

Prepare medication for each resident’s medication administration

Administer medications to residents

Document legibly all resident concerns made while administering the medication

Candidate requirements for this vacancy:

Must be able to handle multiple priorities

Able to make responsible choices and decisions and act in a resident’s best interest

Ability to react calmly in emergency situations and be considerate

Calm and comfortable with the Alzheimer’s population

Ability to follow through on assigned tasks, demonstrate good judgment, common sense and initiative

NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care desirable

Medication administration training

Must be able to work flexible hours

Must be at least 18 years of age

Job Type: Permanent

Experience:

Care Assistant: 1 years (Required)

Required skills

  • DBs
  • Health
  • Medication
  • Social Care

Reference: 34837971

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