Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Registered Nurse at our Cranford Care Home Located in Aberdeen.
Cranford Care Home is a moderately sized home located in the West End of Aberdeen, serviced by good transport links. We have great staff morale and provide training and support to enable our employees to provide an excellent level of care to our residents. We offer first class care for the elderly on a permanent or respite basis, delivered by highly trained professionals in lovely comfortable surroundings.
The successful candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. As a Registered Nurse you will be paid upto £17.00 per hour
We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.
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.
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)
•Experience and qualification in care for relevant Client category
•Previous supervisory experience
•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.
•Report any ill health amongst Clients and make requests for GP / Professional visits where necessary.
•Ensure that Clients’ Care Plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with Clients, Relatives and other Health Care Professionals, and in accordance with NMC guidelines & Company policy.
•Assess all aspects of Clients’ care needs, and provide health supervision and direct Nursing Care when required.
•Assess social and health care needs of new Clients, and maintain on-going assessment and review of all other Clients.
•Maintain accurate records and ensure that each Client within the Care Centre has an individualised Care Plan. Client Care Plans to be reviewed on a bi-monthly basis, or more frequently as and when required, in accordance with NMC guidelines & Company policy.
•Carry out regular checks on Clients at intervals determined by the Home Manager. Ensure a clear and concise handover report is given to all relevant Staff Members at the end of each shift.
•Administer prescribed medicines and document the same in accordance with the Company’s procedure and NMC guidelines.
•Practice maximum integrity in all dealings with Clients’ personal and financial affairs, and avoid abuse of the privileged relationship which exists with Clients.
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 .
We look forward to hearing from you!