Senior Night Carer - Isle of Wight

Ref: 410 Date Posted: Thursday 06 Jan 2022
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Venrec are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client for a Night Senior Care Lead 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 and passing 3 monthly medication assessments 
  • Providing personal care to residents 
  • Assisting with the training of junior carers 
  • Making accurate notes on any: incidents, accidents and any safeguarding issues, and ensuring that the management team are always informed. 
  • Assisting any visitors including: Doctors, district nurses etc. 

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 rate of pay for this position is £10.50 per hour Weekdays and £11.50 per hour Weekends. This role is for 2 nights per week.