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Senior Nursing Care Assistant NVQ3 or SVQ3 in Edinburgh at Four Seasons Health Care

Date Posted: 12/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Permanent
  • Location:
    Edinburgh
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    1
  • Date Posted:
    12/16/2018

Job Description


Job Reference ID:
MER/301/045996

Home Name: North Merchiston
Location: EDINBURGH, City of Edinburgh, UK

Weekly Hours: 39.25
Salary: 9.75


 

So as a Senior Nursing Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen?

*Ensure the delivery of quality of care by continually assessing our residents needs and wishes
*Develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs
*Communicate professionally and warmly with visitors and family, and other health care professionals
*Undertake all aspects of medicine management in line with regulatory and company requirements, ensuring medicines are appropriately stored and administered.
*Promote high standards of care by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and shifts run in a smooth and efficient manner
*Promote the Home in a professional manner, by becoming actively involved in raising awareness of the Home within the local community
*Undertake simple dressing changes, ensuring residents receive timely prescribed wound dressings changes.

 

Job Requirements

In order to achieve this our Senior Nursing Care Assistant should have:

A positive attitude and wholly adopt a person centered approach; showing compassion and a desire to make a difference. Show leadership qualities, and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care. Our senior nursing care assistants must hold a minimum of NVQ level 3 or SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care and have a legal right to work in the UK.

As a senior nursing care assistant you will support the registered nurse in the running of the shift, whilst showing warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

As a senior nursing care assistant you will support the registered nurse in the running of the shift, whilst showing warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, childcare vouchers and an employee discount scheme. Plus free parking and uniform where applicable.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care please click on Apply now.