Senior Homecare Worker (Nights) - Buckshaw Retirement Village, Chorley

Salary £8.51 per hour , Hours 40 hours per week

Buckshaw Retirement Village is a not for profit organisation dedicated to delivering high-quality, person-centred care to the individuals who we support.

We are currently looking for a Senior Home Care Worker to lead our night team in providing care and support to residents in their own homes across Buckshaw Retirement Village.

Buckshaw Retirement Village provides a new concept in retirement living with distinct communities offering options for ownership and rental in an attractive and well-appointed location.

As a Senior Home Care Worker, you would be leading and motivating a team to provide care and support to help people maintain independence within their own homes.

This vacancy is for 40hours per week working nights.

What we’re looking for:

You will need to be a good communicator who can demonstrate the ability to make decisions and to motivate and lead a team to provide high-quality, person-centred care.

You should have previous experience working in a care environment and of administering medication alongside knowledge of risk assessments and support planning.

The ability to work independently and deal with potentially stressful situations is a must, along with the ability to treat others with dignity and respect at all times.

You will need to have experience of using IT systems including Microsoft Office. A Level 3 Diploma in Care or an equivalent qualification is advantageous.

Flexibility is essential as shifts are on a rota basis over a 7-day period.

What we offer:

  • Salary - £8.51 per hour
  • Retail, supermarket, holiday, entertainment & cinema discounts
  • Discounted local & national gym memberships
  • Access to low cost saving plans and loans
  • Hospital and Death Benefit plans at prices you can’t find on the Highstreet
  • Employee assistance programme & wellbeing support
  • Refer a Friend bonuses
  • Free parking
  • Access to funded qualifications and genuine career opportunities

How to apply:

Please submit your CV, suitable candidates will then be contacted for a short telephone discussion before being invited for interview.

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