Team Leader/Senior Care Assistant in Barnet at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

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Job Description

Do you wish you worked for one of the best care companies around? We're a multi award-winning organisation looking for a Senior Care Assistant in the Friern Barnet area. This full-time role (40.25 hours per week) to cover maternity leave. You will be helping to provide an exceptional standard of care for our residents in our care home. We like to look after our employees, so in addition to your highly competitive salary we offer an excellent benefits package.

What you'll be doing

Acting as team leader, you'll play a key role in making sure all residents are supported to meet their physical, emotional and social needs. To ensure a seamless provision of care, you'll manage your team and also act as part of the care team on shift, helping with everything from personal care to administering medicine. Your senior duties will include (but aren't limited to):

  • Organising staff allocations and breaks
  • Arranging cover for absences
  • Liaising with home managers
  • Dealing with external agencies or visiting professionals (GP etc.)

Who we're looking for

You'll be a great communicator who's confident leading a team, with previous experience in a similar care environment supervising others. As this role is on a day rota basis, you'll need to be able to work shifts including weekends and evenings. We're also looking for:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care or equivalent (minimum)
  • Experience working with older people with dementia
  • Willing to undertake all aspects of care to meet residents' needs

Why you'll love working with us

No matter how old or young you are, if you want to make a difference where it's needed most, see what we have to offer. On top of providing some of the most competitive rates of pay in the care industry, we give some excellent benefits including: 4% employer contribution pension, training, free meals, childcare vouchers, eye tests, employee referral bonus, and a generous mileage allowance for work - the list goes on!

If you want a fulfilling career with a company that rewards hard work then don't hesitate, apply now!

Our Client offers excellent benefits and training to all staff. Benefits include, free meals, 20 day's annual leave, Pension scheme, various discounts, Loans and mileage reimbursement, ride to work scheme, eye tests, employee referral bonus and more.

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.