Senior Care Assistant
At Ashmere Derbyshire Limited we are looking for local people who are passionate about providing an outstanding level of care and going the extra mile for our residents. We currently have a vacancy at our West Hallam home working 35 hours a week.
Ashmere Derbyshire Limited is a family owned company of 8 homes spread across the Derbyshire area all of which are commutable by major bus routes. We have achieved investors in people and are constantly striving to improve the care we provide to our residents and the experience that employees have with us.
West Hallam Residential Home is located in West Hallam close to Stanley Common and Ilkeston. The home is accessible by a local bus service. The home accommodates a maximum of 30 residents providing residential and dementia care. The home recently achieved ‘Good’ in its CQC inspection.
As a Senior Care Assistant with Ashmere you will be communicating effectively and professionally with the residents, colleagues, relatives and visitors at all times. You will show compassion towards our residents and ensuring that their needs are met. You will assist with personal care and assist with meal times when needed.
You will be responsible for the running of the shift including staff allocation, administrating medication, liaising with the home manager, GP’s, nurses, and other outside professionals which can all make for a busy shift!
You may also get involved in activities in the homes and assist our activities co-ordinators on trips out.
You will need to have experience of administrating medication and possess or be willing to work towards your NVQ3 qualification. <br>Working for Ashmere, you start your journey with us by attending our monthly new starter company induction with all new joiners from all of our homes. We will kit you out with uniform, pay for your DBS check, regular training specifically CarePlan and Administration training and maybe even spoil you with cake from time to time!
Think you’ve got what it takes?? Ready to step up? Please apply now or call Carrie, Whitney or Beth (HR) on 01773 571535 for further information.Download Application Form