Avonbridge Care Home in Hamilton are currently seeking a Senior Care Assistant on a full time basis 33 hours per week to join our hear working and dedicated team

Avonbridge Care Home is situated on the banks of the River Avon, next to the historic bridge from which the home takes its name. Being only a short distance from the centre of Hamilton the home is in the midst of a lively community. It is thought of as a community within the community. Representatives from local churches and schools are regular visitors to the home. Due to the open visiting policy and families are free to visit the home at any time recognising, of course, the protected mealtimes.

Avonbridge is arranged over two floors, with the communal living areas on the lower floor and bedrooms predominantly on the upper floor. There is a designated relatives room on the top floor.

The Successful candidate will have previous experience as a Senior Carer or have worked as a Care Assistant and looking for the next step in your career. 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
•SVQ 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!

Avonbridge Care Home is looking for a Registered Night Nurse to join the team on a full time basis 30-40 hours per week

Avonbridge Care Home is situated on the banks of the River Avon, next to the historic bridge from which the home takes its name. Being only a short distance from the centre of Hamilton the home is in the midst of a lively community. It is thought of as a community within the community. Representatives from local churches and schools are regular visitors to the home.

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 Avonbridge 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