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Senior Support Worker - Dementia Care Home

  • Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 08-10-2018
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00004175_1538987770

A specialist dementia care home is looking for a passionate Senior Care Assistant to join their close-knit team in Reading.

As Senior Care Assistant, you will be joining a well-established care home which provides care and support to older people diagnosed with Dementia, within a friendly and caring environment.

This full-time Senior Care Assistant position is based in Reading and has an hourly rate of up to £9 per hour.

Senior Care Assistant shift patterns:

7.30am - 3.30pm

3.30pm - 9.30pm

Benefits for you as the Senior Care Assistant:

  • Salary of up to £9 per hour
  • 25 days paid annual leave
  • Automatic enrolment into pension scheme
  • Career progression opportunities
  • On-going training and qualification opportunities

Your responsibilities as the Senior Support Worker

  • Providing excellent care to the residents, including personal care
  • Build positive relationships with the residents, colleagues, and families
  • Assist and encourage the service users to participate in everyday home, social, leisure and work activities

Requirements of you as the Senior Care Assistant:

  • NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care
  • 1-year experience in residential care homes
  • Experience supervising staff

Location: Reading, Berkshire

Salary: up to £9 per hour

If you are interested in applying for this Senior Care Assistant position, you will need to follow the instructions to apply. Alternatively, if you would like to ask any questions about this Senior Care Assistant opportunity or any other vacancies, you can email Danielle at or call on 0118 948 5555 (option 2).

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