Senior Care Assistant (Days & Nights)

Senior Care Assistant (Days & Nights) Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Care Assistant (Days & Nights) to join our team.


  • To Supervise and participate in the delivery of care to residents;
  • To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care plans to ensure a person centres approach;
  • Responsible for the administration of medication;
  • Maintain residents dignity and independence at all times;
  • To provide leadership and support to the care staff;
  • To provide leadership and support to the care assistants;
  • Provide leadership and support for care staff and act as a champion for residents’ safety and dignity;
  • To maintain skills and knowledge and ensure that care is delivered according to latest guidelines and best practice evidence available;
  • Liaise directly with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support.


  • Previous experience within a nursing/residential home;
  • NVQ Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care;
  • Previous experience as a Senior Care Assistant;
  • Willingness to gain medication certificate if not already received;
  • Previous experience as a HCA or SHCA.