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Care / Senior Care Assistant

Location: FALKIRK, STIRLINGSHIRE Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Care Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 month ago Reference: 3075966
My client in the outskirts of Stirling is looking to hire a care assistant for 37.5 hours a week. Positions are available at both a care assistant and senior care assistant level.

There is a vacancy for both permanent day and night staff to assist and maintain high standards of care  and service towards service users, visitors and colleagues.


Day staff hours - 8.30-21.00
The day shift care assistant will work 3 shifts per week.

Night shift hours - 23.00-9.00 
The night shift care assistant will work 3 shifts per week.



Your main responsibilities will include:

- Maintain a clean and safe environment for both service users and staff
- Assist service users maintaining personal hygiene, dressing and going to bed
- Report all accidents and incidents accordingly
- Assist with the collection of specimens and samples
- accordingly report the service users well being and condition
- Promote the Independence of service users
- Maintain confidentiality at all times

Senior Care Assistants responsibilities will include:
- Assist with the creation of care plans
- Assist with the induction and training of new staff members
- Mentor staff throughout work 
- identify risks involved in work activities and manage and alleviate them

- Must have SVQ / NVQ Level 3 - or working towards it.
- Must have experience working with adults with mental health issues

If you are interested in the senior Care Assistant position you must have SVQ level 3 and be willing to work towards SVQ level4.

Please note if you do not meet the above criteria and have relevant experience you will not be considered for the positions

To apply for the role please email an up to date version of your CV with a cover letter to lucy.frost@reedglobal.com



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