Senior Support Worker

An exciting job opportunity has arisen for a motivated Senior Support Worker to work in an exceptional care home based in the Eye, Suffolk area.

As a Senior Support Worker you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers



This special care home is a purpose built unit for residents who have dementia.

It is a converted Victorian country house with accommodation



As the Senior Support Worker your key duties include:



  • Recognise and facilitate the daily needs of residents

  • Conduct formal supervisions and appraisals

  • Contributing to care planning and coaching support workers

  • Take an active professional role in promoting the services offered when dealing with relatives, prospective residents and enquiries

  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation

  • Be responsible for making and reporting realistic assessments of each resident to ensure continuity of care

  • Be responsible for administrating medication to the residents in accordance with policies and procedures



The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:



  • Proven experience of working in a care setting

  • A good team player

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Have a genuine desire to care for others



The successful Senior Support Worker will receive an excellent salary of £10.40 per hour and the annual salary is £19,468.80 per annum.

We currently have vacancies for both days or night shifts available.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:



  • Pension scheme

  • Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects

  • Enhanced rates for bank holidays

  • Recognition schemes (Employee of the Month and Company Care Awards)

  • Paid breaks

  • Uniform provided

  • Refer a friend scheme



To be considered for this position you must have an NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent


Reference ID: 4267


To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV




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