Elizabeth Finn Homes
Elizabeth Finn Homes Ltd is a leading care home operator which runs nine award winning nursing and residential care homes across the country. We believe in providing the very best in care and lifestyle for our Residents, and our employees share in the desire to make this a reality through their service delivery and engagement with our Residents. We seek to employ the best !
To be responsible for the provision of nursing care for all residents and for maintaining a homely, supportive and stimulating environment to improve or sustain the residents quality of life.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Assessment and Planning: to ensure that all residents have full nursing assessments, an individual care plan and risk assessment, taking into account residents preferences and preserving their dignity at all times.
Holistic Care: help and ensure the promotion of mental and physical activity of residents through holistic care by talking to them, taking them out, engaging with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreations.
Professional Practice: to act at all times in a professional manner and exercise leadership by example, keeping professionally updated and aware of developments in nursing practice, theory and research and to pass on this knowledge to other staff when appropriate.
Assessment and Planning
prepare and contribute to full nursing assessments for residents
prepare, contribute to and maintain residents individual care plans that accurately reflect their preferences and needs, and are in accordance
with EFHL Values.
be accountable for the safe custody of drugs, their administration and disposal in accordance with the NMC’s Statement on the Administration of Medicines
ensure that equipment and stocks are efficiently stored and economically used to meet the needs of resident care
to ensure that residents care meets their individual physical and mental needs
to liaise with day and night colleagues to promote continuity of care
to ensure that all resident areas are hygienic, safe and comfortable at all times.
A DBS application will be required for this position.