RECRUITMENT AT DOVEHAVEN CARE HOMES

Are you caring, compassionate and committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect?

Do you enjoy seeing people get the most out of each day and feel an enormous sense of personal achievement from helping other people?

Have you ever considered working in care and making a real difference to lives?

LATEST OPPORTUNITIES

Registered Nurse Manager
Dovehaven Nursing Home
£45,000 per annum

An exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse Manager has arisen at Dovehaven Nursing Home, a 40 bed nursing home within easy reach of Southport Town Centre, close to the promenade and marina. The Home was recently inspected by CQC and retained its overall Good rating, achieving Good in all areas inspected.

Reporting to a Regional Manager, you will be responsible for managing and developing high quality services for all our residents, alongside developing and guiding the staff team. We look for all our Care Home Managers to instil a culture of care and continuous improvement across the service, actively working with staff, residents and their families, to help shape and develop a centre of excellence for person-centred care.

The successful candidate will ensure the promotion of high standards of nursing care, following CQC and NMC guidelines, by ensuring all staff are managed appropriately and the Home runs in a smooth and efficient manner. Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

You will be able to demonstrate a track record in leading, motivating, managing and developing staff. You will have a clear understanding of leadership responsibilities in social care and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You should also have proven management experience within the sector and be RGN qualified.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Registered Nurse
Deanwood Manor Nursing Home, Wigan
£16.50 per hour
Days or nights available

An exciting opportunity for Registered Nurses has arisen at Deanwood Manor, a 50 bed nursing home in the Orrell area of Wigan. The Home provides EMI nursing care to residents and is under anew management team who are committed to continuous improvement across the service.The Home has recently undergone major refurbishment and is set in extensive gardens with on-site car parking.

The successful candidate will ensure the promotion of high standards of nursing care, by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and the shift runs in a smooth and efficient manner. You will perform all general nursing duties, following CQC and NMC guidelines, update care plans and administer safe medication. You will provide a high standard of care and work within a team as well as on your own initiative.

All applicants must have a valid NMC registration and a valid PIN.You must have excellent communication and written skills and have previous experience working within a Nursing home or elderly care setting.

Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Activities Co-ordinator
Position available in Southport

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Activities Co-ordinator to work within 2 of our residential care homes within close proximity in the Southport area.

This busy, caring and rewarding role is pivotal to the quality of lives of our residents and you will organise social and recreational events, both in and outside of the home, and consult with our residents to identify their social and recreational interests.  You will also plan and implement a wide range of activities to interest and support the physical and mental wellbeing of our residents.

This post is part time, working 22 hours a week (may include some weekends/ evenings) to meet the activities requirements of 2 Homes.

About You
You will need to be caring, energetic and organised in order to fulfil this role fully. You will be committed to making the lives of elderly people better, focused on making our home an interesting and stimulating place to live, and our residents’ lives fulfilling. Ideal candidates will have previous experience in organising activities for groups of people with a variety of needs and tastes.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

You must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for a work permit or sponsorship.

This company actively safeguards and promotes the wellbeing of people using its services.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Chef Positions
Positions available in Southport and Leyland

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.
About the Role

You will ensure that nutritious and wholesome meals are provided for our residents and ensure they are presented in a pleasing manner. You will construct weekly menus recognising our residents’ preferences and any special diets. You will also be responsible for ensuring the safety and security of the kitchen, equipment, and associated food stores, including the maintenance of these to the best possible standards of hygiene.

The post holder is expected to possess or be actively working towards achievement of at least Catering (C&G) preferred or NVQ 3. Qualifications in Food Hygiene and First Aidare essential.

About You

You will need to be caring, energetic and organised in order to fulfil this role fully. You will be committed to making the lives of elderly people better, focused on making our home an interesting and stimulating place to live, and our residents’ lives fulfilling. Ideal candidates will have previous experience in preparing meals for groups of people with a variety of needs and tastes.

A DBS certificate is required for this role.

You must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.

This company actively safeguards and promotes the wellbeing of people using its services.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Registered Nurse (Days)
Positions available in Southport, Liverpool and Wigan

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly in mainly the Southport and Liverpool areas. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About The Role

The successful candidate will ensure the promotion of high standards of nursing care, by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and the shift runs in a smooth and efficient manner. You will perform all general nursing duties, following CQC and NMC guidelines, and report to the home manager, update care plans and administer safe medication. You will provide a high standard of care and work within a team as well as on your own initiative. Benefits package includes:

  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training
  • Career development opportunities
  • Excellent work environment
  • Free parking on site
  • Free uniform
  • 5.6 weeks of paid annual leave

About You

All applicants must have a valid NMC registration and a valid PIN. You must have excellent communication and written skills and have previous experience working within a nursing home or elderly care setting. Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the home.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role. You must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for a work permit or sponsorship.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Registered Nurse (Nights)
Positions available in Southport and Liverpool

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly in mainly the Southport and Liverpool areas. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About The Role

The successful candidate will ensure the promotion of high standards of nursing care, by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and the shift runs in a smooth and efficient manner. You will perform all general nursing duties, following CQC and NMC guidelines, and report to the home manager, update care plans and administer safe medication. You will provide a high standard of care and work within a team as well as on your own initiative. Benefits package includes:

  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training
  • Career development opportunities
  • Excellent work environment
  • Free parking on site
  • Free uniform
  • 5.6 weeks of paid annual leave

About You

All applicants must have a valid NMC registration and a valid PIN. You must have excellent communication and written skills and have previous experience working within a nursing home or elderly care setting. Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the home.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role. You must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for a work permit or sponsorship.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Senior Care Assistant (Days)
Positions available in Southport, Leyland and Liverpool

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

We have exciting opportunities for Senior Care Assistants at our Homes in Leyland (near Preston). As the Senior Care Assistant, you will be tasked with managing the care team within the Home and ensuring that care staff are adhering to CQC guidelines whilst providing exceptional levels of care to residents. You will promote and deliver high standards of care and supervise and instruct less experienced staff to enable them to fully contribute to the care provided within the Home. Part time or bank hours will be considered.

About You

You must have excellent interpersonal skills and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care. You will have leadership qualities, a positive attitude and a desire to make a difference.

Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

To be considered for this post, you must have previous supervisory experience within a care home setting and experience of working with the elderly. An NVQ level 3 in health & social care is essential along with a dedicated passion for providing exceptional care.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

You must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for a work permit or sponsorship.
This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Senior Care Assistant (nights only)
Positions available in Southport

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

We have exciting opportunities for Senior Care Assistants at our Homes in Southport. As the Senior Care Assistant, you will be tasked with managing the care team within the Home and ensuring that care staff are adhering to CQC guidelines whilst providing exceptional levels of care to residents. You will promote and deliver high standards of care and supervise and instruct less experienced staff to enable them to fully contribute to the care provided within the Home. Part time or bank hours will be considered.

About You

You must have excellent interpersonal skills and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care. You will have leadership qualities, a positive attitude and a desire to make a difference.

Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

To be considered for this post, you must have previous supervisory experience within a care home setting and experience of working with the elderly. An NVQ level 3 in health & social care is essential along with a dedicated passion for providing exceptional care.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

You must be fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for a work permit or sponsorship.
This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Care Assistant (days and nights)
Position available in Southport

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly in mainly the Southport and Liverpool areas. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

As Care Assistant, you will assist other staff in the running of the Home and maintain high standards of care and service towards service users, relatives, visitors and other members of staff. You will be providing personal care to residents.

About You

You will be able to demonstrate compassion and empathy in your approach to caring for older people, either through previous roles in social care or in other roles. Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

You must have the following qualities to be a Dovehaven Care Assistant:-
· Caring and sensitive to the needs of others
· Committed to providing service excellence
· Able to communicate effectively.
· Able to provide emotional and social support
· Committed to providing a high standard of care and promoting dignity and respect
· NVQ Level 2 is desirable.

Can you show us how you would treat our residents, for whom our home is their home, with the dignity and respect they have a right to expect?

If you have the right values for our family run Company, you will be supported by a programme of induction, training and development via the Dovehaven Training Academy.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Care Assistant (days and nights)
Position available in Leyland

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly in mainly the Southport and Liverpool areas. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

As Care Assistant, you will assist other staff in the running of the Home and maintain high standards of care and service towards service users, relatives, visitors and other members of staff. You will be providing personal care to residents.

About You

You will be able to demonstrate compassion and empathy in your approach to caring for older people, either through previous roles in social care or in other roles. Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

You must have the following qualities to be a Dovehaven Care Assistant:-
· Caring and sensitive to the needs of others
· Committed to providing service excellence
· Able to communicate effectively.
· Able to provide emotional and social support
· Committed to providing a high standard of care and promoting dignity and respect
· NVQ Level 2 is desirable.

Can you show us how you would treat our residents, for whom our home is their home, with the dignity and respect they have a right to expect?

If you have the right values for our family run Company, you will be supported by a programme of induction, training and development via the Dovehaven Training Academy.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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Care Assistant (days and nights)
Position available in Leyland

About Us

Dovehaven are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly in mainly the Southport and Liverpool areas. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy welcoming atmosphere of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the Role

As Care Assistant, you will assist other staff in the running of the Home and maintain high standards of care and service towards service users, relatives, visitors and other members of staff. You will be providing personal care to residents.

About You

You will be able to demonstrate compassion and empathy in your approach to caring for older people, either through previous roles in social care or in other roles. Self-motivated, resilient and well-organised, you will be a team player but able to work on your own initiative. You will be dependable, able to work well under pressure and flexible to meet the needs of the residents and the Home.

You must have the following qualities to be a Dovehaven Care Assistant:-
· Caring and sensitive to the needs of others
· Committed to providing service excellence
· Able to communicate effectively.
· Able to provide emotional and social support
· Committed to providing a high standard of care and promoting dignity and respect
· NVQ Level 2 is desirable.

Can you show us how you would treat our residents, for whom our home is their home, with the dignity and respect they have a right to expect?

If you have the right values for our family run Company, you will be supported by a programme of induction, training and development via the Dovehaven Training Academy.

An enhanced DBS certificate is required for this role.

This company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of people using our services and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply for this role, please complete the form below, send your CV to recruitment@dovehavencarehomes.co.uk or phone 01704 546177.

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