Great Horkesley Manor Care Home in Colchester are currently seeking a Senior Care Assistant to join our dedicated and hard working team.
Great Horkesley Manor is a Colchester care home that, with seventy-two en-suite bedrooms, makes a significant contribution to elderly care needs in the community.
Residents with dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are among those who have benefited from a modern and respectful care service, supporting dignity and personal freedoms.
A respite service is also available from Great Horkesley, with occupants enjoying television and Internet access in their own bedrooms.
The Successful candidate will have previous experience as a Senior Carer or have worked as a Care Assistant and looking for the next step in your career. We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.
To apply for this role you must have the following:
•Genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group
•Good communication and organisation skills
•Confident team player
•Satisfactory Policy check and check against the SOVA list
•Ability to work on own initiative
•Willingness to participate in Vocational Training Program
•Previous experience of working with the relevant Service User Group
•NVQ level 3 in care
•Experience/Qualification in the safe Handling of medicines
In return for this we can offer you:
•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme
If you think you have the experience, skills and attitude then apply online today!