Person Specification

Skills and experience:

Previous nursing experience and hold a valid NMC PIN
Previous experience of working in a care home (Desireable)
Venepuncture (Essential)
Catheterisation (Essential)
Peg Feeding (Essential)
Syringe Driver (Essential)
Continence (Essential)
Stoma care (Essential)
Phlebotomy (Desirable)
NG Feeding (Desirable)

Vacancy Details

We are recruiting for Registered Nurses to work in St George’s Nursing Care Home

About the company: Established in 1998, Century Healthcare is one of the leading providers of care for older people in the North West of England. We offer the very best of care, including residential, nursing, specialist dementia care units with respite and short stay.

About the role: As a nurse you will be expected to plan, monitor and deliver the highest standards of personalised care to residents, ensuring that everyone is treated with respect and dignity, and that individual’s rights to privacy, dignity, independence and choice are met.

Main Duties:

To formulate and implement nursing care plans, providing the highest level of personal care and attention to residents, following individual care plans carefully and ensuring that all contact is polite, friendly, warm and supportive.
Understand and comply with all statutory and legal requirements which are relevant such as Health & Safety, COSHH, all aspects of the Care Standard Act and ensure that the correct accident and incident reporting procedures are followed to maintain a safe environment throughout the home.
Provide and supervise the delivery of nursing care, acting as a resource for all the caring team, identifying any training and development needs, assisting colleagues to their maximum and assist in training programmes.
Maintain NMC professional registration and be conversant with the NMC Codes including; professional conduct, scope of professional practice, standards of administration of medicine, standards for records and record keeping and exercising accountability. This will Including PREP

Culture: At Century Healthcare we value our dedicated team. We offer an in depth in-house training programme designed to support employees to develop to be the best they can be. We have an exceptional appraisal / supervision policy ensuring that we can develop and retain a strong experienced team and that you can build a career within the company. We like to see our staff succeed! If you are a caring, compassionate and hard-working individual then you will fit right in.


Paid breaks
Paid NMC Subscription
Free lunch provided
Free uniform
DBS paid by the company
Free onsite car-parking
Pension scheme
Qualify for blue light card to access multiple discounts
Extensive training programme
Salary information: £17 per hour

Working Week: We have full time and part time nursing roles available – we can accomodate hours per week to suit the candidate. We operate shifts from 8am till 8pm and 8pm to 8am. Flexible working days allowing for a great work life balance.

Ideally we would be looking to recruit 1 full-time nurse on 36 hours per week (nights) and 1 full-time nurse on 48 hours per week (nights) or 2 x part-time nurses on 24 hours per week (nights).

Location: St Georges Nursing Care Home, 2 Marine Drive, Fairhaven, Lytham, FY8 1AU
Please note: Close to nearby public transport links