• Knowle
  • Full time
  • Hourly Rate: £9.30-£9.80 per hour.

Website Guinness Care

Guinness Care have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Care Assistant within our Homecare service based in Knowle, Bristol.

Whether you are an experienced Care Assistant looking to take the next step in your career or a Senior Carer looking for a change, our staff are the heart of our business which is why we need you!

The Role

As a Senior Carer you will be responsible for conducting observations, supervisions and liaising with Care Workers regularly to ensure they are supported in their roles. Your duties will include:

* Participate in the on-call rota alongside your Senior colleagues
* Support with the recruitment and retention of staff
* Communicate with all relevant contacts regarding the customer’s social care and well-being
* Ensure Carers are fully trained and shadowing has been implemented to the required standards
* Working alongside the Care Coordinator to monitor staff performance, carry out supervisions and annual performance reviews
* Ensure customer care/support plans and risk assessments are followed and regularly reviewed


Excellent rate of pay from £9.30 to £9.80 per hour
On-call allowance offering £10 per day Mon-Fri and £50 per day Sat-Sun
£100 welcome bonus upon completion of probation
Free enhanced DBS check
28 days paid holiday
Paid mileage and travel time
Reward Schemes
Fully paid induction and support to study RQF/NVQ qualifications
Permanent contract, 40 hours per week
Free and confidential employee assistance programme

If you feel that this is the job for you then we’d love to hear from you! Just hit the ‘apply’ button and submit your CV to us online.

Provider Details:

Guinness Care is proud to be a not-for-profit care provider that specialises in supporting older people to live positive, independent lives.

About you:

We are looking for a Senior Care Assistant who is friendly, committed and share our passion to deliver the highest quality of care. You must have your level 2 health & social care RQF or working be towards and have a full UK driving licence with access to your own vehicle.

New Starter Benefits:
Free uniform
Paid DBS check
Paid induction
Is this a home care job?:
Paid Mileage to cover your fuel costs
Paid travel time between calls

To apply for this job email your details to GCResourcingofficers@guinness.org.uk.