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Extra Care Shift Leader - St Johns Court

Job Reference: J62-SIR310

Sirona care and health CIC
Adult Services - Extra Care
Bathwick, Bath
Band 17 - £17,114 rising to £21,636 pro rata

We are Sirona care & health, a Community Interest Company committed to providing local communities with a range of high quality specialist health and social care services across South Gloucestershire, parts of Bristol and Bath and North East Somerset. For us, it’s about the personal approach; we take pride in what we do and deliver the high standard of care that we’d expect for ourselves and our families.

In return we offer an excellent range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, paid enhancements for bank holiday/night working (where applicable), a contributory pension scheme (including, for some roles, the NHS pension scheme), a planned induction program, extensive learning and development opportunities, health and wellbeing programmes, flexible working patterns, staff excellence awards, childcare vouchers, in-house physiotherapy support and more!

We are looking for a Shift Leader to be based in one of our Extra Care Services in St Johns Court, Bathwick, on a part time basis.

The role is for 24.5 hours per week and involves a rota system which includes early (starting at 7.30am) and late shifts (ending at 10.30pm) and working every other weekend and some bank holidays for which enhancements are paid. The Role As part of the management team, ensure the provision of holistic person centred care and practical support as determined by the assessed needs of tenants, to enable individuals to live as independently as possible with dignity and choice.

The Post Holder will;

•Assist in managing and supporting the staff team in the performance of their day to day duties, including the allocation of work rotas, undertaking one to one and group supervision and support, developing skills and awareness and identifying training needs.

•Assist the Extra Care Manager and the care teamin the preparation, implementation and review of individual care plans, care records and risk assessments, attending reviews, and being involved in tenants’ assessments

•Monitor the general health and well-being of tenants ensuring early intervention where necessary to avoid hospital admission.

•Ensure the proper control, recording and issuing of medications as prescribed by a medical practitioner

This is a challenging but rewarding role. Previous experience of working in care and a commitment to deliver quality care is essential.

Adult Supported Living Services consists of 3 Community Resource Centres and 5 Extra Care services which are based in Keynsham, Bath and Midsomer Norton.

Each Community Resource Centre includes a residential care home for between 30 and 45 people and provides care & health services in a safe environment for older vulnerable adults with a variety of disabilities including dementia. Each extra care scheme provides 24 hour support to 30 tenants to live independently in their own homes within the community.

In all of the services, the needs of service users include support with some or all aspects of daily living, including personal care, activities and maintaining contact with family and friends when required.

For further information please view the job desciption attached or contact the recruitment team on 0300 124 5444..

For general recruitment enquiries please email or call 03001245444.

If you are shortlisted for interview you will be contacted by email. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date then please assume you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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