Nazareth House – Senior Care Practitioner
We have part time and full time opportunities at our care home in Glasgow for Senior Care Practitioner roles. The main responsibility of the job is to deliver a high standard of care to our residents.
Duties and Responsibilities:
To actively participate and supervise in the delivery of care to the residents
Support and work closely with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support, sensitive to individual need
To administer prescribed medication to residents following the home’s policy and procedure
To lead, motivate and support care staff
To be responsible with the team for the preparation, implementation, review and update of all residents care plans in line with their personal wishes and preferences
To establish affective liaison with other healthcare professionals e.g. GPs, District Nurses, Physiotherapy, Hospitals, etc.
What experience do we like you to have for this role?
Essential – A relevant SVQ Level 2 qualification or equivalent held for a minimum of 1 year
Desirable – A relevant SVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent
Ability to work well as part of a team
Good communication skills
Can demonstrate an empathy and understanding of needs of residents
Have the ability to effectively supervise individuals and a team
Driving Licence – preferred
Why come to Nazareth Care Charitable Trust?
Induction and training provided
Aged 18-25 – we pay at least National Living Wage rate
All offers of employment are subject to 2 satisfactory references and an Enhanced PVG.
How to apply:
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