Job Vacancy

Yew Tree Nursing Home is a well established Nursing home which aims to provide its residents with a secure, relaxed and homely environment in which their care, well-being and comfort is of prime importance. All staff will preserve and maintain dignity, individuality and privacy of all residents within a warm and caring environment and in so doing will be sensitive to the residents ever changing needs. Our objective is to provide excellent care which embraces fundamental principles and good care practice.

We Offer:

Part Time Activities Assistant Contracts Available

Ongoing care training & the opportunity to take QCF qualifications

Paid Breaks

Uniform

Free Meal at Lunch Time

DBS Paid By the home

Paid Social Events with the residents i.e. Day Trips, Garden Parties etc

Candidates:

Be kind, caring and compassionate

Excellent communication skills

Be able to organise daily activities within the home to meet the needs of residents and interests

A Good Listener who is patient

Organised, resilient and hardworking

A social person with a flare for arts & crafts, cooking and reading etc

Flexible working availability

Be able to provide two references and a checkable work history.

Duties to include:

Distributing posts/parcels to residents throughout the home

Answer Phone Calls to families

Assist Residents to receive Phone calls and Video calls to families

Assist Residents during visiting with families in the visitor’s room

Assist residents at meals times and throughout the day

Collect meal orders for residents

Other duties as required throughout the day

Access to a vehicle is required due to the location of the home and lack of public transport to the village.

Shift pattern:

10am Till 6pm

Initially for a Period of Six months then reviewed at Month five.

To apply please contact Vicky Mills or Carol Lightwood to arrange collection of an application form.