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Mayflower Residential Home hiring an experienced Senior Care Assistant to work Day and Night Shifts.
  • Part and Full Time
  • Various shift patterns to cover, including evenings and weekends – can also include Night Shift Work.

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a SENIOR Care Assistant to join our residential home in Newport, South Wales.

Our ethos is to be professional, hard-working, client led and fun. A happy atmosphere is promoted by the Management, as this adds to the home’s environment.


  • Induction training given.
  • Ongoing career training and development.
  • Happy, friendly working atmosphere.


  • To look after the physical, emotional, cultural and social needs of the Clients using a person-centred approach
  • To observe and promote the Client’s choice, independence, dignity, privacy, fulfilment and other rights
  • To actively support other Care Workers
  • To adhere to all regulatory and statutory obligations and Mayfield’s policies, procedures and guidelines


Care provision

  • To provide personal care and support to Clients with a wide range of needs, illnesses and disabilities
  • To assist Clients getting up in the morning and going to bed at night
  • To assist Clients to wash, bath and shower
  • To assist Clients to dress and undress
  • To assist Clients to look after their skin, teeth, hair and nails
  • To assist Clients with toileting, continence management and personal hygiene
  • To assist Clients with their medication
  • To prepare food and drink for the Client
  • To provide light general household domestic duties, including laundry, as detailed in the care plan or instructed by Management

Recording and Reporting

  • To maintain detailed accurate records in respect of care and medication support given and tasks undertaken
  • To protect the confidentiality of all information relating to the Client and not divulge information to anyone who is not authorised to receive it


  • To dress appropriately, wearing uniform and using personal protective equipment provided.
  • To attend in house and external training pertinent to the role of Care Assistant.
  • Any other duties requested by Senior Management, which are within the scope of the post


Previous experience as a Care Assistant is desirable but not an essential since all training needs will be provided for you.

Level 3 in Health and Social Care Desirable or willing to work towards a Qualification.

Appointment to this position will be subject to a successful DBS check

Job Types: Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Part-time hours: 37.5 per week

Salary: £8.00-£11.00 per hour


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: In person

Please apply with a CV, if successful the team at Mayflower will then be in contact to arrange a face to face interview.

Labeled as: Mayflower Residential Care Home

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