Senior Night Care Assistant
We are seeking highly motivated and compassionate candidates to join our Dementia Care team at Eric Williams House. Eric Williams House is a residential home for people with Dementia with both long term and short term placements.
As a key member of the care team you will put residents at the heart of everything we do. You will lead by example supporting and inspiring your team to deliver the very best standards of care.
Working night shifts, the successful candidate will be committed to delivering high standards of care to our residents and ensure decisions around service delivery provides the best possible outcomes for residents. You will use your initiative and talent to contribute to the success of the service. This is an excellent opportunity to be working within a highly respected service embracing the ‘Butterfly homes model’
We are seeking someone who is passionate about promoting the health and well being of all residents and keeping abreast of the latest research in dementia care.
In order to be successful with this role, you’ll need flexibility to work night shifts and weekends on a rota basis. Good written and verbal communication skills.
Working Hours: 21.0 Hours per Week
Interview Date: 10/01/2019
In return, we can offer you an excellent pension scheme, 'MyCar' scheme, flexible working, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at a number of city centre restaurants, shops and other establishments.
Coventry City Council is committed to delivering the best possible services and improving the quality of life for Coventry people. In order to do this effectively we aim to have a workforce that represents the diverse communities we serve, embracing and utilising the broad range of skills, experiences and perspectives this brings.
We are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for all. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition.
This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English language fluency for public sector workers.
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This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
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