Up to £10.40 per hour. Pay rate is dependent on experience, qualifications and capabilities.
About the role
* Leading a team of carers, you will be responsible for maintaining the highest standards of care * You will promote independence, choice, dignity and respect through the hands on care you deliver to our residents * You will get to know our residents and their families - helping to ensure we deliver truly personalised care plans * Assisting the Registered Nurse and Care Manager, you will be involved in providing essential physical and mental stimulation through a range of social and recreational activities, as well as administering medication * One of your key responsibilities is to maintain accurate records of the job you do and build strong relationships with the rest of your team.
Who we're looking for
With an SVQ Level 1-3 in Care, or equivalent, you believe in the importance of people's wellbeing and you are capable of providing support to those around you.
What's in it for you?
Bupa Care Homes values its people, so you can expect a competitive pay rate and benefits that include:
* Smile Everyday - a health and wellbeing package available to all permanent employees giving access to 24/7 health lines along with online wellbeing tools * A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and development. * Cycle to Work Scheme * Interest free travel ticket loans * Bupa Cash Plan discounts * We cover the cost of your PVG Check (£56) * Pension and Life Assurance scheme available * Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development * Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts * Hot meal provided * Uniform provided * Paid Breaks
About the Home
Braid Hills can be found in a delightful leafy suburb of Edinburgh, with stunning views across the Pentland Hills. Purpose-built in the mid-1990s, the home has been extended and refurbished twice since then, and now has 126 rooms across four unique houses. Two houses provide care for frail elderly residents, one specialises in dementia care and the fourth offers care and support to young, physically disabled people.
Briad Hills offers Convalescence, Huntington's, Nursing, Palliative Parkinson's and Young Physically Disabled.
Who we are
Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 9,000 people in over 140 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.
Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It's why we inspire and support our carers to put our residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.