Night Shift Leader - Sussexdown

Sussexdown Country House Care
West Sussex
31 Aug 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity for a Night Shift Leader to join us at Sussexdown, our residential nursing home in Storrington, West Sussex Pay: GBP10.10 per hour (after probationary period) Full or part time hours Excellent training and the opportunity for future career progression You'll lead a care team at night, managing the delivery of care services and ensure all our residents receive the best person centred care possible - taking into account their individual needs and care plans. You'll also ensure all night staff record information correctly, including treatment charts and daily contact sheets, administer medication and ensure the home management team is kept informed of any changes to care plans or to the care of residents. Sussexdown is a magnificent country house set in landscaped gardens offering safe nursing and dementia care in a comfortable environment with stunning views over the Sussex Downs. Please note this role will include covering alternate weekends and some Bank Holidays (plus pay enhancements). About Care South As a not-for-profit charity, our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day. What we're looking for:- You will have Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (or equivalent qualification) or a willingness to work towards this, supervisory experience, and experience in elderly care and/or dementia care. In return we offer:- Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and development Paid breaks Pension Scheme Life Assurance Care South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discounts Cycle to Work scheme Child Care Vouchers DBS check paid by us Uniform provided Care South Stars Annual Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teams