Skip to content

Senior Carer

Job Summary

  • Location Petworth, West Sussex
  • Salary Up to £9.98 per hour
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Health & Social Care
  • Date Posted 08 March 2021
  • Ref 0010_1615220886

You can view all our current jobs here.

Job Description

Senior Carer

X3 Positions

West Sussex

Full time - Night shift only, day shift only and a combined day and night role.

We are seeking experienced individuals for three Senior Carer positions for our five-star rated client based in the Petworth area situated in amongst beautiful countryside. As a Senior Carer, you will be working within a high-quality residential care home, helping in all areas of care with the vulnerable and elderly. It is essential that you have experience within Health and Social Care, an NVQ level 2 or 3, BTEC diploma or degree within Health and Social Care. Should you have a level 2 NVQ, this client will pay for the level 3 NVQ alongside working. If you have one of these qualifications, previous experience and are a personable, reliable, patient individual who wants to make a difference to the community then please read on below for more details and get in touch with us today!

What the roles entail:

Within this role, you will have a variety of tasks and responsibilities, no two days will ever be the same!! The purpose of the Senior Carer role is to care for elderly and vulnerable patients. It is extremely important that you are a caring individual with a passion for the job. Our client is looking for an individual who is respectful, confident in what they are doing with a caring nature. The three vacancies are all Senior Carers at the same location. As a Senior Carer, you will be responsible for caring for patients, handling a variety of different medications, liaising with the duty manager on shift regarding care plans for individuals and much more. However, the vacancies are split into different days and hours.

  1. Senior Carer - Full time night shifts.
  2. Senior Carer - Full time day shifts.
  3. Senior Carer - Full time Day and night shifts combined predominately on the dementia unit.

Within all three roles you will be expected to provide the same quality of care for the residents. We are looking for individuals who are willing to do only day shifts, only night shifts and day and night combined shifts. The combined day and night shift Senior Carer position will be predominately based on a dementia unit. During all three roles, you will plan, implement and supervise the provision of quality care in conjunction with residents and maintain a safe environment for all residents, members of staff and visitors on site.

What the client can offer you:

  • Regular pay increases on the anniversary of your start date
  • Enhance Pay for weekends and bank holidays
  • Contracted hours available
  • 28 days Paid holiday and Pension Contribution
  • Full training given and the opportunity to progress in your career
  • Free Uniform and PPE (personal protective equipment)


  • Night shifts - 8pm - 8am
  • Day shifts - 8am - 8pm
  • Combined day and night shifts consist of a mix 8pm - 8am and 8am - 8pm
  • Both week days and weekends depending on shift


  • £9.98 per hour Monday - Friday
  • £11.48 per hour weekends


  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company events & social hours

If you believe you one of these roles are for you and you fit all of the expectations then please apply today to find out more descriptive details. Our well-established client is looking for someone to start as soon as possible. CLICK APPLY today or if you would like more information contact Sophie 01243-778021.

FPR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Location

Note: this is the location of the town or city the job is in and not the exact location of the employer.

Your Key Contact

Sophie Carey

Sophie Carey

Having completed a degree in Events Management at Bournemouth University I joined FPR Group in May 2018 as an Events Coordinator and helped coordinate the prestigious events we run in and around West

Search for a Job

Search Jobs