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Ref no:
240323
Published:
13/10/2021
Closes:
31/3/2022
Location:
Whim Hall Care Centre, EH46 7BD
Rate:
£13 per hour
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time & Part Time
Hours:
22 week per week

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Senior Carer – Care Home – Peripatetic (Mobile) £13.00ph

At St Philips Care we have created a new and exciting role offering a highly competitive salary and diversity in the workplace.

This role is an exciting opportunity that requires a dynamic and versatile person to take on an important and highly valued role within our group of homes in the Lincoln area.

This position would ideally suit a person who likes to be challenged and thrives on variety and can make a difference.

Are you a strong leader and a confident person who is competent in their knowledge and ability as a Senior Carer and have the skill set to be able to make a difference?

Are you a Deputy Manager – or Advanced trained Senior – a Domiciliary Senior looking for that next step in your career.

Your responsibility will be to take on the Senior position and lead a team in one of our Scottish Homes in the area, to support the home manager and existing teams with fluctuations in occupancy. Undertake medication for our residents and ensure that the very best care is being provided whilst in service. 

You will receive a minimum contract of 22 Hours and have the option to work up to 44 hours blocks at any one time. Our shifts are 8-8 and this could be a combination of Days and or Nights in anyone of our homes in the area. You will need to be a car driver as some of our homes do not have access to public transport.

You will report direct to the Regional Manager.

What will we do for you?

  • We will pay you £13.00 and hour with a Guaranteed contract per week of 22 hours (if you are not required for work you will still be paid this)
  • You will have the opportunity to work up to 44 hours in one block.
  • The post requires Days and or Nights or combination of both
  • We will pay you 25p a mile home to home.
  • Provide you with progression training to take you to the next level in your career. Do you want to take on the NVQ level 4 (Learn while you Earn!)
  • You will be working in a supportive, inclusive, friendly environment
  • 4-weekly pay periods
  • Paid induction and shadow shifts
  • E - Learning incentive scheme
  • Paid holiday
  • Rewards scheme for all staff
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme worth £100.00
  • To be part of the St Philip’s Care family across the UK

 Skills Required

  • Minimum of NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or Equivalent
  • Car driver with full UK license and access to own care essential
  • Medication Training I.e. Boots or equivalent
  • Advanced Senior Qualification or Advanced Care Home Practitioner (Preferred but not essential) 
  • Evidenced experience as a Senior Carer or Team Leader
  • Reliable and willing to travel in the local area
  • Be able to evidence that you have received the double Covid 19 Vaccination.
  • Reside in the UK.
  • Have Right to Work in the UK.
  • Knowledge of eMar/PCS – willing to train if not
  • Good communication skills with external teams – GPs /DNs etc.

For further information and more detail you are welcome to email

Jan.knight@stphilips-care.com