Care Team Leader
We have an exciting opportunity for a Care team leader working from our head office in Poole.
This is a busy and varied role and includes the support of new care staff in the completion of the company induction programme, shadowing with new staff to ensure that best practices are observed. There will be a responsibility to take the lead on infection control and in ensuring the ongoing safety and well being of our service users in all aspects of care and support. You will also carry out competency assessments with existing staff to ensure that company training and care standards are being met. You will also be required to assist with care calls on some occasions and various other tasks in the office and out in the community.
You will need to have at least an NVQ 2 in health and social care and have a good understanding of the care certificate, principles of care and the importance of safeguarding adults.
You will need to be proficient in both verbal and written communication and have good IT skills.
You will be required to work a shift pattern of any 5 out of 7 days and this will include some evening and weekends.
Please apply with your CV and a covering letter to the Branch Manager:
or apply online at Indeed.co.uk
Closing Date: Friday 26th January
Community Assessor Full Time - Poole Branch
If you are looking for the next step in your career in care, then this varied and busy role is just what you are looking for.
We are looking for a Community Care Assessor to carry out initial assessments with new service users, you will be the first face of Essential that our new service users see!
You will also be required to carry out ongoing reviews with service users as their needs change.
In the office you will be required to give support in preparing MAR charts, supporting the care staff in the community with medication queries, typing assessments and support plans and preparing and delivering service user files.
You will need to have a strong background in community care and be outgoing, cheerful and flexible.
We provide a company car to get you out and about to visit the service users.
No two days are the same, so if you are looking for the next step, a busy, varied and challenging role then we would love to hear from you.
If you care enough to join us please email a copy of your CV and a covering letter to Cathryne Packham, Branch Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or apply online at Indeed.co.uk
Closing date: Friday 26th January