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Senior Care Assistant

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Senior Care Assistant – Full Time

We are looking for an experienced Full Time Senior Care Assistant at our Kidsley Grange Home. Kidsley Grange Residential Home is located in Heanor close to Smalley and Langley Mill. The home is accessible by a local bus service. The home accommodates a maximum of 20 residents; consisting of residential and dementia residents. We have activities throughout the week engaging residents and continually improving the quality of care we provide. Kidsley Grange has been refurbished to an excellent standard continually meeting the needs of all their residents.

Ashmere have an outstanding reputation within the care home community as well as in the local community, as well as achieving Investors in People. We are dedicated to our staff and residents’ ensuring a high quality of care is delivered at all times.

We are currently looking for a Senior Care Assistant to join our team at Kidsley Grange. To be successful in the role we will require you to be able to:

  • Communicate effectively and professionally with all residents, staff and visitors to the home.
  • Taking part in activities that are occurring throughout the home as and when required.
  • Show compassion towards our residents and ensure their needs are met at all times.
  • When required assist residents to external appointments.
  • Assist with personal care and at meal times as required.
  • Continually work as part of a team

The calibre of senior care assistant we are looking for will have the following attributes:

  • Have a kind and caring nature putting the needs of residents at the front of your mind
  • The willingness and ability to go above and beyond for the home and residents
  • Have a positive attitude and be reliable
  • Ability to see all residents behaviour as a form of communication and be able to demonstrate empathy
  • Have a QCF/NVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent.

Ashmere offer the following benefits to employees:

  • Free onsite parking
  • Week’s paid induction for all new starters
  • Ashmere pay for all new starters DBS’
  • Ongoing training throughout your employment
  • Free Uniform for all staff
  • CarePlan and Administration of Medication Training

Think you’ve got what it takes?? Please apply now or call Carrie Loakes (HR) on 01773 571535 for further information.

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