Job Role: Senior Carer

Salary: £8.50 - £9.00 per hour*

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: Jack Perry

Contact number: 01788 522405

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Description

Thurlaston Meadows Care Home is set in the small village of Thurlaston Nr Dunchurch Rugby. We are passionate about delivering first class care to our residents. We are currently looking for passionate and enthusiastic Senior Carers to join our friendly team.

MAIN DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To assist the residents who need help with all aspects of daily living.
  • To promote the mental and physical well-being of residents through talking to them, taking them out and sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreation.
  • To maintain a clean and safe environment ensuring adherence to the Homes standard of cleanliness, hygiene and infection control at all times.
  • To promote and adhere to the Health & Safety Policy designed to protect all staff, residents and visitors from known hazards.
  • To actively be involved in the training programme and teaching of junior staff.
  • To mentor members of junior staff assigned to them for induction, foundation and NVQ training under the supervision of the NVQ assessor.
  • To ensure that unnecessary damage to the building and contents is not caused by careless movement of residents’ wheelchairs etc.
  • To assist in the setting of tables and trays, preparing, serving, and clearing away of meals.
  • Participate in staff and residents’ meetings.
  • Attend one Fire Lecture annually.
  • Attend training activities as appropriate.

To clean and tidy sluice areas, bathrooms, toilets and storage cupboards as appropriate.

  • To report faulty equipment and/or damage caused within the Home.
  • Assist in keeping meaningful residents’ records.
  • To maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • To report to the nurse in charge any change in the general condition of any residents.
  • To undertake any other duties which are considered appropriate from time to time.

 

Benefits

  • Free NVQ training
  • Free Meals provided*
  • Free Uniforms provided
  • Free refreshments
  • Workplace Pension

* Terms and Conditions Apply