SHCA – Senior Health Care Assistant Nights

Contract: Full Time

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At Yockleton Grange in Shrewsbury, we currently have a vacancy for either a full time, or two part time Senior Health Care Assistants at Night.

Responsibilities and duties

Senior Care Assistants provide an essential role in contributing to the smooth running of our residential care homes for older people. Our Senior staff lead on the social care and support for our residents.

Reporting to the Home Manager, Senior Care Assistants are responsible for allocating duties to a team of Health Care Assistants – acting as a role model in the delivery and promotion of best practice at all times. Our Senior Health Care Assistants also help to provide personal care to our residents and support with their nutrition, mobility and well-being.

Once assessed as competent under the guidance of the Home Manager, a Senior Care Assistant will also be required to undertake clinical tasks which may include:

  • Checking blood sugar levels;
  • Change a simple dressings;
  • PEG feeding;
  • Medication administration;
  • Basic Observations;
  • Catheter care;

This list is not exhaustive

Just some of the many benefits we can offer are:

  • Friendly supportive company that supports staff growth
  • Permanent Contract
  • Various shift patterns available
  • Competitive rates of Pay
  • Paid holidays
  • Free training & support
  • WIFI in staff areas
  • Onsite free parking
  • Free first uniform
  • Free tea & coffee available for staff breaks
  • Access to the work placed pension scheme
  • Career Progression

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