You’re a caring person with a can-do attitude. You already have experience supporting older people, ideally including those with dementia.
You’ve got the confidence to lead a care team and act as champion for the safety and dignity of residents. You have a good understanding of care planning with a Level 3 vocational qualification in Health and Social Care (either a diploma or NVQ).
To you, caring is more than just a job. It’s a chance to use your compassion and skills to make a real difference. To help you succeed, we’ll give you excellent support, quality training and fast-
track career opportunities.
As a key member of the care team, you’ll put residents at the heart of everything we do. You’ll be happy to go the extra mile to make sure individual residents receive high quality care in a safe, dignified way.
You’ll lead by example, supporting and inspiring your team to deliver the very best standards of care. And you’ll liaise with GPs and other healthcare professionals to ensure residents get the medical care they need.
As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll use your initiative and talent to contribute to the success of the home. In return, we’ll help you build a successful career.
As a Senior Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to :
About Care UK
We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people.
As one of the UK’s leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential with first-
class training and support
We offer a combination of high quality care and a warm welcome for residents, friends and family.
Stanley Park is a modern and attractive purpose-built care home with a peaceful residential location in the heart of the small town of Stanley.
We offer nursing, residential, respite and day care for older people, including individuals living with Alzheimer's, other types of dementia and those who may have behaviours that challenge.
We also provide sensitive and supportive end of life care.
Our friendly, compassionate team provides a high standard of personalised care to each resident and day guest. We take the time to really get to know every individual and find out about their lifetime experiences and interests.
We involve residents in planning their own care, to make sure they feel valued, listened to and independent. We keep residents’ families informed about all decisions and we always have a warm welcome for visitors and that includes any family pets that want to pop in.
Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical / mental disability or offending background.
Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.