Guardian Carers Feature on Sky News
Senior Carer in Sussex

1 month ago

Location: Shoreham, Sussex

Experience: 2 years

Salary: £14 to £15 an hour

A caring and understanding senior carer is needed to lead the team of care assistants and train new staff. The senior carer must have an attentive ear and excellent communication skills. The following are required for this position: Level 3 NVQ in Health and Social Care, GCSE in English & Maths and Care Certificate.

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week on a rota based schedule

Duties include:

  • Lead the team of care assistants they are responsible for and train new staff
  • Have ownership of the care plan, including the creation of the care plan and its delivery
  • Monitor general health and vital signs such as heart rate and blood pressure
  • Communicate with families about their relative’s progress
  • Deliver activities to stimulate and engage older people
  • Fill in medication reports
  • Assist older people in dressing, washing and using the bathroom
  • Serve meals and assist with feeding when required

They require someone who has a valid UK residence permit. They are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible.

If you are interested in this position please apply and a consultant will contact you with more information. We do not sponsor or hire candidates who are not based in the UK.

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £14 to £15 an hour

Location: Sussex

Position ID: J242C


Book a consultation

Give us a call. We are ready to help. We believe we can find your perfect carer.