Senior Carers - Truro, St. Austell & Roseland - Truro, St. Austell & Roseland

Truro, St. Austell & Roseland
Posted 90 days ago
£9.70 per hour
Closing Date: 30 June 2019
Full Time Part Time Permanent

Our client is looking to recruit experienced community carers who can work within a Senior Carer capacity who will deliver excellent levels of care to their service users and also carry out more senior duties such as spot checks and mentoring staff.  


  • £9.70 per hour for the whole shift, travel time paid at this rate also
  • Mileage paid on top of rate and travel time
  • Higher rate if working on day off
  • Free Uniform
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Support to progress to management level – support with NVQ 5
  • Permanent Contract
  • Employee of the month award and incentives
  • Bonus for recommending employees
  • DBS cost refunded after three months



  • Visiting service users in their own homes, assisting with day to day needs
  • Carrying out initial meeting / visit for new service users
  • Working with all parties to amend and set care plans
  • Mentoring and training new employees
  • On call duties
  • Office duties including paperwork and updating care plans, emailing and taking enquiries/ dealing with problems and concerns
  • Updating healthcare professionals and external partners with relevant information


  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Ideally minimum Level 3 NVQ in Health and Social Care
  • Willingness and interest in progressing and doing further Qualifications
  • Good computer / admin skills
  • Confident mentoring and motivating staff
  • Happy to do on call duties on a rota basis
  • Comfortable working with care plans and carrying spot checks
  • You must be a driver with a valid driving licence
  • Must be able to work every other weekend
  • Friendly, trustworthy and caring nature
  • Able to work flexible hours, working both in the office and out on the road.

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