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Senior Care Assistant

Job Reference: J105-A-19-3788-AB126

Employer:
Sue Ryder
Location:
Hitchin
Salary:
£18,037-£19,246 per annum

Senior Care Assistant 
Stagenhoe Park 
£18,037-£19,246 per annum 
37.5 hours per week 
*£200 retention bonus for level 2 or above in Health & Social Care payable after 6 months probation* 

We are looking for compassionate Senior Carer to join our dedicated team at Stagenhoe Park, Hitchin, Hertfordshire. Your role will be to coordinate the provision of high quality holistic person centred care and support to individuals accessing Sue Ryder services. 

The role responsibilities will be: 
•To provide direct supervision, coaching and mentoring to junior staff 
•Participate openly and honestly in any investigation if care falls below expected standards 
•Take instruction from line management with regarding communicating with service users and their representatives following an incident 
•Ensure accurate reporting and documentation 
•Participate in care planning implementation and review as a key worker 
•Promote the values, build morale and encourage others to perform to high standards 

Experience and skills required: 
•S/NVQ/QCF Level 3 or equivalent 
•2 years relevant care work experience 
•Coaching and mentoring experience and or qualifications 

Enhancements: 
8.00 pm to 6.00 am (nights) 30% 
Friday midnight to Sunday midnight (weekends 45% 
Public Holidays 24 hours midnight to midnight 60% 

Benefits: 
• 25 days holiday rising to 30 with service plus bank holidays 
• Option to buy and sell holiday up to five days 
• Private pension matched at 5% 
• Enhanced Maternity Benefits 
• Cash referral bonus scheme for certain roles 
• Carers leave policy 
• 24 hour employee assistance line for free advice on work, family and personal life 
• PeoplePerks - discounts with hundreds of retailers and services that can amount to an average annual saving of GBP 350 
• Staff discount of 15% on new goods at the online shop 
• Childcare Vouchers and cycle to work scheme 
• Free onsite parking and good transport links 
• Susidised meals 
• Staff loans and company car loans 
• Free uniform 
• Wellbeing centre and free will writing service 
• Opportunities to progress through our development framework structure 

Own transport is preferred due to rural location. 

If you want to make the first step to your next exciting carer change at Stagenhoe Park, Hitchen, apply now.





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