We are looking for fantastic Team Leaders to join the team at our residential care home in Throckmorton, Worcestershire! The shifts will be as follows:

Night Team Leader – 4 nights per week, possible overtime, with alternate weekends
Day Team Leader – 5 shifts per week including weekends
Job Summary
  • To lead resident care liaison with the Care Team and the Registered Manager.
  • To work toward providing the best standards of care recognising the need for continuous improvement and adopting such whilst actively involving the residents.
  • To help in the care of the residents’ physical environment and in the general day to day activities of the home.
  • To take delegated responsibilities in the charge of residents under your care to the appropriate level.
  • To provide, with other staff, the personal care needs of residents, to include the safe handling and administration of medicines in a manner that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence.
  • To provide support to the Deputy Manager in the performance of her duties and the achievement of the home’s objectives.
  • To act, when requested to do so, as the Deputy or Manager in her absence (i.e. being ‘in charge’ of the home).
  • To contribute to the smooth running of the care home.

 

Essential Requirements:

  • NVQ2 Care/Working towards NVQ3
  • Hands on experience, at the operational level of the provision of care in a care home setting.
  • Evidence of being a positive, active team member.
  • Knowledge of care planning and the delivery of care within the plan.
  • Knowledge of the relevant National Care Standards and Regulations with respect to the care home.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety at Work requirements.
  • Ability to lead a team.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Common sense
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Reliability and loyalty to the home
  • Empathetic, caring nature
  • Able to influence team members in a positive manner
  • Dedication and a will to succeed
  • A ‘can – do’ attitude
  • Punctuality
  • Awareness of COSHH.

This week at Brunswick House residents have had a very busy week! Firstly we had a feathery visitor! Ghost the owl went round and did room visits with our activities co-ordinator, Farook. Patricia and Simone are pictured here with Ghost.

 

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Joyce and Molly also went down to Over Farm to give the horses a feed, followed by a trip into town for some shopping and a coffee. What a busy week!

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Please save the date for Woodland Court’s Christmas Party on 22nd December 2016. Come and join us anytime from 2.30pm for Christmas Karaoke, tea and snacks, a raffle and a fayre! Make sure you bring your dancing shoes too!

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Last week at West Bank Residential Home we had a superb Sixties party. So many of our residents attended and all relatives were invited to join us! The performers were fantastic and everyone had a great time! Check out our photos below…

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At Brunswick House Nursing Home we celebrated Remembrance Day by all gathering in the lounge to watch the service and by honouring the 2 minutes silence. Daphne also got crafty and made a fabulous giant poppy!

To find out more about Brunswick House Nursing Home please visit our web page HERE and like us on Facebook HERE.

 

Please join us for Christmas fun and festivities at the Firs Residential Home  on Saturday 17th December. We will have a buffet lunch, raffle and entertainment! Any donations for the raffle will be much appreciated.

Do let us know if you are able to attend – we are looking forward to seeing you there!

 

Come and join us for our Christmas Party at Inglefield Nursing Home on Friday 16th December from 2pm. Please let us know if you can make it – we look forward to seeing you there for festive fun, mince pies and sherry!

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Come one, come all, to our Christmas Bazaar at Willow Bank House Residential Home on the 10th December! Please see images below for more info and how you can help us out.

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Last week at Inglefield Nursing Home we made pretty lanterns. It was a great activity and lots of residents got involved. They will look beautiful when we add the tealights and worth all the effort¬

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Over Remembrance weekend, we held a service at Willow Bank House with the Royal British Legion and Navy Club, including a parade and a bugler for the Last Post.

We Will Remember Them.