As an Adult Care Home Senior Care Worker, you’ll provide care and support to residents, while helping them to maintain their independence and exercise choice.
Working as part of a team with other care professionals, you’ll support the residents in developing and implementing a care plan suitable to their personal physical, social, emotional and cultural needs and preferences.
You’ll support management to ensure that day to day operations are completed. You’ll also lead, co-ordinate and develop a team of care workers within the care home.
You’ll be responsible for completing paperwork and keeping up to date records for each resident.
To be successful in this role, you’ll need:
A passion for caring for elderly people and their families
Good communication skills
Empathy and compassion
The ability to build trusting relationships
To be a good team player
The ability to make and maintain accurate records
Motivation and determination
The ability to adapt to challenging and changing situations
An open and inclusive approach
The ability to give direction to other members of the team