Senior Care Lead.
Senior Care Lead - Colten Care
Senior Care Lead
Based at Abbey View, Sherborne DT9 4HG
42 hours per week, nights, including alternate weekends
Up to £13.46 per hour inclusive of all enhancements
As the Senior Care Lead, you will take a leading role in the administration of medicines, care planning, taking responsibility for infection control audits, moving and positioning practical assessments plus ‘buddying with’, training and supervising new staff.
Under the direction of the nursing team and working closely with the health care teams, you will lead by example to ensure that our residents are receiving an excellent standard of care, underpinned by our 5 values. You will regularly review and update written care plans, ensuring that individual resident requirements are delivered by the all teams in a confidential and sensitive way.
Additionally, you will take responsibility for the personal care of residents, their individual needs and overall physical and intellectual well-being, reporting any decline or concerns to the Nurses as and when required.
If successfully appointed, we will invite you to attend a bespoke Senior Care Lead training programme which will include medication training, first line leadership skills and much more. Your probation is subject to meeting the course requirements.
An offer of employment will be subject to your attendance and successful completion of the Senior Care Lead training programme which will commence on the 5 th October or 2nd November 2020. You will need to be available for one of these weeks.
To hear team members discussing our roles in care, watch our short film.
In return, we offer a range of benefits including:
• Competitive rates of pay plus excellent enhancements
• Support with professional development and diploma qualifications in health & social care
• Excellent inductions, professional training and ‘on the job’ support
• You’ll be trained to the natio...