Senior Carer - Isle of Wight

Ref: 190 Date Posted: Wednesday 06 Oct 2021
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client for a Senior Carer to join their friendly Residential Care Home on the Isle of Wight 

A successful candidate will have the following skills and experience: 

  • Level 3 Diploma/NVQ in Health and Social Care or equivalent 
  • Experience administering medication
  • Experience caring for individuals in a health care setting, including completing personal care and understanding dementia and mental health needs
  • Experience leading and managing a team
  • A kind, compassionate and patient nature
  • Understanding CQC national minimum standards and key care principles 

The role entails:

  • Leading a team of care workers to ensure that the best possible care is provided 
  • Administering medication to residents 
  • Providing personal care to residents 
  • Assisting with the training of junior carers 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly and supportive home where there is the opportunity to develop and progress.

Our client offers support for NVQ Level 4 and Level 5 

The salary for this role is between £18,000 - £22,000 depending on experience (£9.52 to £10.50 per hour Monday - Friday, £1 extra per hour weekends)