At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.
NURSING SUPPORT ASSISTANT
HATFIELD RESIDENTIAL AND NURSING HOME, TAMBLIN WAY, HATFIELD, HERTFORDSHIRE
£9.74 PER HOUR
36 HOURS PER WEEK
When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Hatfield Residential and Nursing Home we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our value of keeping kindness at the heart of our care.
Working under the supervision of one of our Registered Nurses, you will play a key role in the lives of our residents. Not only will you deliver care yourself, you will also supervise the delivery of high quality care to our residents as well as administering medications providing you and your team with extensive daily contact with each resident and allowing you to keep the Nurse up to date on vital information about each residents care.
Your duties will involve preparing and monitoring residents care plans, as well as clinical duties such as applying and changing simple dressings, checking blood sugar levels, and catheter care.
Set in a civil parish in Hertfordshire, Hatfield Residential and Nursing Home is a stone’s throw from The Galleria Shopping centre and provides residential, dementia, nursing and palliative care to the home’s 118 residents.
A Level 2 Diploma / NVQ/QCF Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care for Adults is essential, as is experience in working with older people. You will also have experience of supervising staff and managing teams as well as writing and keeping care plans updated and maintained.
In return we offer you a competitive salary, full training and development opportunities, as well as 28 days holiday including bank holidays, discount schemes and a contributory pension. In addition to this we offer personal development and career development opportunities.
Isn’t it time you joined us?
If you require further assistance please contact Recruitment on 0845 543 6377, or e-mail Care.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk and quote Ref: 18235
Closing date: 30 October 2016
We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.