Contemplation Homes are looking for a Nursing Support Assistant for their Acacia House Nursing Home in Horndean, Waterlooville.
As part of the care team the post holder will carry out person centred care including routine personal care duties for residents in support of the Managers and Registered Nurses. They will be working supervised until they have successfully met all the outcomes in the Skills For Care Care Certificate and are safe to leave alone with responsibility for the individuals she/he is supporting at this stage. To undertake assigned duties to maintain hygiene, order and safety within the Home environment.
Full or part-time day and night shifts available.
This position is subject to two acceptable references and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, the cost of which will be met by the successful applicant.
As a new employee of Contemplation Homes we are pleased to advise you that we demonstrate how much we value our staff team by providing you with 'Perkbox', a downloadable mobile app (paid for by the company) as a non-contractual employee benefit for those employees who have successfully completed their probationary period. Perkbox gives you:
Ability to fulfil criteria in the job description
Good communication skills both verbal/non verbal & written
Effective listening and interpersonal skills
Time management skills
Satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service Check and Adult First Check (DBS)
Two satisfactory references including previous employer
Genuine interest in working with older people
Self motivated and willing to develop professionally
Professional attitude and presentation
NVQ/Diploma/BTEC level 1/2 or equivalent in Health & Social Care/Apprenticeship
Clean driving licence
Understanding of private sector funding of beds
Knowledge of Care Quality Commission and Regulations under the Health and Social Care Act 2008
Flexible and innovative
Honest & trustworthy
Kind, empathetic & compassionate
Patient and understanding