night senior support worker in stockton-on-tees

21 August 2017
hannah murphy, randstad care
job type
Free training, contracted hours
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stockton-on-tees, north east
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
Free training, contracted hours
reference number
hannah murphy, randstad care
0161 200 1942
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job description

Night Senior Care Assistant Required!

We have a full time, permanent night vacancy available for a 54 bedded residential service in the Norton area of Stockton-On-Tees. This service specialises in supporting older adults with Dementia and other associated health needs such as physical disabilities. This is an amazing opportunity for experienced carers that are looking for a step up in their career and company that takes pride in the quality of care for their residents.

Job Purpose:

- Help support elderly service users that require care and support them to maintain their independence

* Create and review care plans for service users
* Train and supervise new/under performing staff
* Supporting service users with dementia and associated health needs in every day tasks such as, personal care, meal preparation, encouragement, advice and guidance, medication administration, blood pressure etc.
* Support a team of carers to build and develop their skills and practise
* Building relationships with the service users to ensure ongoing, personal quality of provision
* Working alongside qualified social workers, managers and other care professionals to facilitate the positive growth in the service users

The ideal candidate would be:
* Passionate and genuinely caring
* Proactive at providing support to adults/elderly to regain independence
* Aware of safeguarding
* Have worked with adults/elderly in a care capacity
* Experience within a senior position or authoritative duties
* Relevant statutory legislation
* Commitment to equal opportunities

Mandatory requirements -
* This job requires a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check
* Be able to work long nights

Must hold NVQ/QCF Level 3 in H&Sc and Level 3 Medication
* Able to provide satisfactory references

Benefits -

* Free training available throughout the year
* Fantastic opportunities to progress
* All staff given the opportunity to undertake the QCF qualifications (up to Level 5)
* Contracted, guaranteed hours (46 hour contract)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a senior looking to help grow and develop their skills and to reach service users goals and aspirations.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


Senior Care Assistant, Care Assistants, Care Worker, Health Care Assistants, Healthcare Assistants, Dementia, Disabilities


Level 3 Health & Social Care Medication