We offer first class care for the elderly on a permanent or respite basis, delivered by highly trained professionals in lovely comfortable surroundings.

Our philosophy is simple; we want everyone to enjoy life to the full. We never forget that all our residents are individuals and we treat them with dignity, privacy and respect while offering freedom of choice and championing independence. We are ensuring every day is a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.

Appleby Care Home provides specialist dementia (EMI) care for up to a number of residents in North Shields.Part of Larchwood Care Homes, the purpose built home offers a safe and secure environment promoting independence and well-being. There are a number of care packages available offering long and short term care including nursing.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Care Assistant working 38.5 hours per week

We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.

To apply for this role you must have the following:

Genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group •Good communication and organisation skills •Confident team player •Satisfactory Policy check and check against the SOVA list •Ability to work on own initiative •Willingness to participate in Vocational Training Program •Previous experience of working with the relevant Service User Group •NVQ level 3 in care •Experience/Qualification in the safe Handling of medicines
In return for this we can offer you:

Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

If you think you have the experience, skills and attitude then apply online today or contact the home on 01914 999 688

Appleby Care Home in Tyne and Wear are currently seeking a hardworking and dedicated Registered Nurse on a full time basis.

Appleby Care Home provides specialist dementia (EMI) care for up to a number of residents in North Shields.

Part of Larchwood Care Homes, the purpose built home offers a safe and secure environment promoting independence and well-being. There are a number of care packages available offering long and short term care including nursing.

Each room has en-suite facilities and the home has a number of communal rooms. The secure gardens offer an outside space for residents to enjoy during the summer months and the on-site activities co-ordinator develops a monthly programme with the needs and capabilities of the residents in mind.

We are looking for an exceptional individual with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.

Skills, knowledge and qualifications required:

•1st Level Nurse
•Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
•Genuine interest in working with the relevant Client group
•Satisfactory Police Check and check against the POVA List (where applicable)

Desired:

•Team player
•Experience and qualification in care for relevant Client category
•Previous supervisory experience

Key responsibilities:

•To achieve the highest possible standard of care in a professional manner through direct nursing care and effective supervision of Staff Members. To take management responsibility for a shift as directed.
•Ensure that all Staff Members contribute, to the best of their ability, to the efficient running of the Care Centre and the creation of an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the Clients. Duties may include acting up for the Deputy Home Manager and/or the Home Manager in their absence.
•Adhere to all appropriate NMC guidelines / regulations.
•Adhere to all Company policies and procedures within the defined timescales

Here are some of the can benefits we can offer:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

If you think you have the right skills and attitude to deliver the best quality of care within our homes, then please apply today. For more information contact Appleby Care Home Please take a look at our careers page at www.larchwoodcare.co.uk

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time