Senior Care Assistant

A great new opportunity has just come up for a Senior Care Assistant (HCA) to join the team at one of a selection of premium care homes in the Ferndown area, supporting top-level residential and respite care on the night shift.The homes fall under one of the UK’s Top 20 Care Home Groups in 2024, well-known for providing high-quality, person-centred care for people needing a little extra support to live well.

Each site is either purpose-built or lovingly refurbished to create a contemporary luxury home that can accommodate each resident’s own needs and preferences, and residents here have the added peace and quiet of the lovely Dorset countryside to enjoy.As a Night Senior Care Assistant, you’ll support the more advanced elements of care (such as medication and assessments) and mentor more junior members of the team, helping to maintain a comfortable overnight environment and a superb quality of life for the residents.In return, the team can offer you a fantastic package for a truly rewarding career in care, including further specialist training, opportunities to gain new qualifications, and bespoke support to progress up the ladder; a £500 sign-on bonus* is also available to give you an extra-warm welcome onboard.This is a permanent, full-time (36h or 44h) Senior Care Assistant position, nights only. Person specification:
(Essential) Previous professional experience as a Care Assistant in an elderly care setting(Essential) Level 3 qualification in Health and Social Care (or equivalent)
 Benefits / enhancements include:
£500 sign-on bonus*Free learning and development opportunitiesUnlimited access to Refer-a-Friend bonus schemeHealth and wellbeing supportRecognition and reward schemesFree on-site parkingFree uniform providedCompany pension schemeAnd more!
*(T&Cs apply)


  • Location: Ferndown
  • Salary: £14.45 - £16.00 per hour (site-dependent)
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Sterling Cross Trading LLP
  • Posted: 05-Jul-2024
  • Posted on: work4a.com