Night Nurse – London, FelthamApply now
Derwent Lodge Care Home
Based in Feltham, with 62 rooms, Derwent Lodge Care Home is a purpose-built facility with the aim of creating a comfortable and enjoyable environment for residents. The team provide a variety of care, including elderly care, end of life care, respite care and 24/7 nursing care – as well as catering for those with more complex care requirements like dementia.
Derwent Lodge is staffed by qualified nurses and senior care nurse assistants. A variety of languages are spoken to aid communication with all residents, including European, Asian and African languages, as well as Filipino.
There are gardens in the grounds of the facility which are easy to access, with flower beds and a quiet, secure environment for residents to relax in. Rooms all come with an en suite toilet and washroom, while rooms also support internet access and phone connections. The kitchen at Derwent Lodge caters for all meals, with specialist requirements and personal preferences catered for.
To help give residents the opportunity to stay active and social, the team at Derwent Lodge hold regular events in partnership with local charities, including coffee mornings, visits from the church and a dementia study group. There is also a special sensory room, helping to mentally stimulate residents with complex care requirements.
Family days are regularly arranged with barbecues and seasonal events, while residents can take day trips to local attractions – including the seaside – where capabilities allow. Local areas can be visited by residents too, whether on their own or accompanied.
- Team Player.
- Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
- Ability to work on own initiative.
- Assessing and planning nursing care requirements.
- Providing pre- and post-operation care.
- Monitoring and administering medication and intravenous infusions.
- Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures.
- writing records.
- Supervising junior staff.
- Organising workloads.
- Providing emotional support to patients and relatives.
Job Type: Full Time
Salary:£16 Per Hour
If you are interested in this job role,please send your CV to DerwentLodge.HR@bondcare.co.uk