Senior Carer- Norwich

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Larchwood Nursing Home

At Larchwood Nursing Home in Norwich, we provide safe and comfortable residential care. All of our 42 rooms come with en suite facilities and our nurses and carers are trained to the highest standards to provide care for those with dementia, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s or for those in need of care after a stroke.

Staff at Larchwood Nursing Home speak a variety of languages including English, Romanian, Filipino Tagalog and Portuguese, allowing for easy communication. Rated five stars for hygiene, we provide homely meals throughout the day for residents to enjoy, with three set meals each day as standard.

Located close to a nearby river and plenty of green countryside, residents can relax in tranquil surroundings. A large, safe courtyard is located at our site in the centre of the home, where recreational activities are popular in summer.

Providing entertainment and stimulating activities for residents at Larchwood, we often hold fetes throughout the year which family and friends of residents are encouraged to get involved in. We also hold day trips to local attractions such as shops and garden centers while arranging musical entertainment at our site on a monthly basis.

The most important thing is that you have the right values and want to make a difference.

Main Responsibilities

  • Helping with all aspects of personal Care.
  • To provide personal care and support to Clients with a wide range of needs, illnesses and disabilities
  • To undertake the tasks detailed in the Client’s care and support
  • To assist Clients with their medication
  • To use manual handling equipment safely and correctly
  • To maintain good communication and develop effective working relationships with Clients
  • To provide companionship to the Client, actively talking and listening to them about their interests
  • To help the Client to maintain contact with their family and friends
  • To accompany the Client on trips into the community.
  • lead, monitor and deliver high quality care to residents in line with their individual care plans under the supervision and guidance of the Home Manager.
  • You will be expected to communicate effectively, promote privacy, dignity, choice, independence and individual rights
  • To participate in protecting our vulnerable residents from any harm or abuse.
  • To maintain accurate records of the job you do and build strong relationships with the rest of your team.


  • Caring nature.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and individually.
  • Flexibility and be able to adapt to the needs of Residents.

Job Type: Full-time

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing, supportive and friendly care organisation with endless opportunities for progression and development within the home. For more information or to apply please send your CV to

Larchwood Nursing Home

133 Yarmouth Road,
Thorpe St Andrew,
NR7 0R

Telephone: 01603 437 358

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