Recruiting Carers In Ballymena and Ballymoney

Glen Caring is recruiting carers in Ballymena and Ballymoney and the surrounding areas.  The Care Assistant posts include part-time, full-time and banking (casual) staff.  

We offer flexible rotas, so  these posts may suit those who need the flexibility that a 9 to 5 job doesn’t offer.  The care assistant posts are also open to those new to social care. Because we offer all the training you need, you don’t need previous experience to apply. 

Details of the services we offer to our clients are on our website but you can read more about Glen Caring Services here.   

Shift Patterns for Carers In Ballymena and Ballymoney 

 The shift pattern details for these posts are as follows:  

Full-Time Staff: Morning, lunch & tea (approx. 7am-6pm) OR Morning to Bed (approx. 7am-11pm) working a 3-day and 4-day pattern on a fortnightly cycle) 

Part-Time Staff: Evening runs (7-11pm working a 3-day & 4-day pattern on a fortnightly cycle)  

Week 1 – rostered to work Monday, Tuesday, Saturday & Sunday;  

Week 2 – rostered to work Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.  

Banking (Casual) Staff: As and when you are available  

What We Offer Carers In Ballymena and Ballymoney 

Looking after people is a very rewarding and satisfying job. The service you provide helps someone to stay at home for as long as possible, supported with dignity by people who care. In return, Glen Caring offers care assistants the following terms and benefits: 

  • £8.20 per hour
  • Mileage allowance of £0.20 per mile 
  • A work-life balance 
  • Free Uniform
  • Flexible Rota’s 
  • NVQ qualification in Health and Social Care available 
  • Additional Training opportunities – find out more about Glen Caring Training here

Essential Criteria for Carers In Ballymena and Ballymoney 

In order to apply for these posts, you will need:  

  • A full driving licence  
  • To have reached the age of 18 
  • Access to a car  

 About Glen Caring 

Glen Caring has been providing home care services since 1995. Today our team of trained carers and office/management staff enable our clients to remain at home with confidence and reassurance.  With the help of our care assistants, our clients can enjoy an improved quality of life and can live as independently as possible in the community they know and love. 

You will receive a full training induction before starting work and we’ll support you to gain accredited qualifications, which will develop you professionally and teach you new skills. So, while you’re caring, you will be developing personally and professionally, and you’ll also be enjoying the more immediate rewards of a competitive salary, working in a team of highly motivated people and in a flexible working environment. You can find out more About Us here. 

 How to Join the Glen Caring Team  

 If you are interested in joining the Glen Caring team you can download an application form here. Alternatively, you can call Seamus on 0288225266 or Claire on 02877722591 or email us at info@glencaring.com. 

Care Assistants Posts In Northern Region

Glen Caring is seeking to fill Care Assistants posts in the Northern region.  The posts include part-time, full-time and banking (casual) staff.  

We offer flexible rotas, so  these posts may suit those who need the flexibility that a 9 to 5 job doesn’t offer.  The care assistant posts are also open to those new to social care. Because we offer all the training you need, you don’t need previous experience to apply. 

Details of the services we offer to our clients are on our website but you can read more about Glen Caring Services here.   

Care Assistants Posts – Areas Covered: 

 The full-time, part-time and casual posts are available in the following areas: 

  • Ballymoney
  • Ballymena
  • Garvagh 
  • Coleraine
  • Portrush
  • Cullybackey 

 Shift Patterns for Care Assistants Posts  

 The shift pattern details for these posts are as follows:  

Full-Time Staff: Morning, lunch & tea (approx. 7am-6pm) OR Morning to Bed (approx. 7am-11pm) working a 3-day and 4-day pattern on a fortnightly cycle) 

Part-Time Staff: Evening runs (7-11pm working a 3-day & 4-day pattern on a fortnightly cycle)  

Week 1 – rostered to work Monday, Tuesday, Saturday & Sunday;  

Week 2 – rostered to work Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.  

Banking (Casual) Staff: As and when you are available  

What Glen Caring Offers You  

Looking after people is a very rewarding and satisfying job. The service you provide helps someone to stay at home for as long as possible, supported with dignity by people who care. In return, Glen Caring offers care assistants the following terms and benefits: 

  • £8.20 per hour
  • Mileage allowance of £0.20 per mile 
  • A work-life balance 
  • Free Uniform
  • Flexible Rota’s 
  • NVQ qualification in Health and Social Care available 
  • Additional Training opportunities – find out more about Glen Caring Training here

 Essential Criteria for Care Assistants Posts  

In order to apply for these posts, you will need:  

  • A full driving licence  
  • To have reached the age of 18 
  • Access to a car  

 About Glen Caring 

Glen Caring has been providing home care services since 1995. Today our team of trained carers and office/management staff enable our clients to remain at home with confidence and reassurance.  With the help of our care assistants, our clients can enjoy an improved quality of life and can live as independently as possible in the community they know and love. 

You will receive a full training induction before starting work and we’ll support you to gain accredited qualifications, which will develop you professionally and teach you new skills. So, while you’re caring, you will be developing personally and professionally, and you’ll also be enjoying the more immediate rewards of a competitive salary, working in a team of highly motivated people and in a flexible working environment. You can find out more About Us here. 

 How to Join the Glen Caring Team  

 If you are interested in joining the Glen Caring team you can download an application form here. Alternatively, you can call Leah on 0288225266 or Claire on 02877722591 or email us at limavady@glencaring.com. 

 

Carer Vacancies in Omagh Area

We are seeking to fill carer vacancies in Omagh and some surrounding areas. We have opportunities for part-time, full-time and banking (casual) care assistants. You can choose from posts in the following areas:

  • Omagh
  • Castlederg
  • Victoria Bridge

We offer flexible rotas, so these posts may suit those who need the flexibility that a 9 to 5 job doesn’t offer.  The care assistant posts are also open to those new to social care. Because we offer all the training you need, you don’t need previous experience to apply.

Details of the services we offer to our clients are on our website but you can read more about Glen Caring Services here.

Shift Patterns for Carer Vacancies

The shift pattern details for these care assistant posts are as follows:

Full-Time Staff: Morning, lunch & tea run (7am-6pm: working a 3-day and 4-day pattern on a fortnightly cycle)

Part-Time Staff: Evening runs (7-11pm working a 3-day & 4-day pattern on a fortnightly cycle)

Week 1 – rostered to work Monday, Tuesday, Saturday & Sunday;

Week 2 – rostered to work Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.

Banking (Casual) Staff: As and when you are available

What Glen Caring Offers You

These care assistant posts offer the following terms and benefits:

  • £8.50 per hour
  • Mileage allowance of £0.20 per mile
  • A work-life balance
  • Paid Training – find out more about Glen Caring Training here
  • Free Uniform
  • Flexible Rota’s
  • NVQ qualification in Health and Social Care available
  • Additional Training opportunities

Essential Criteria for Carer Vacancies

In order to apply for any of these posts you must:

  • Have a full driving licence
  • Be aged 18 or over
  • Have access to a car

How to Join the Glen Caring Team

To find out more or to request an application form, please call Leah in our Omagh office on 028 82252666. Alternatively, you can email us at info@glencaring.com to request an application form, or download an application form here. In the meantime, you can find out more about Glen Caring here.

 

 

Nursing vacancies in Omagh nursing homes

The Springlawn Group of Nursing Homes  has nursing vacancies in the 5 Omagh nursing homes which belong to their group.

They are recruiting PERMANENT & PART-TIME NURSES and are looking for “enthusiastic & committed Nurses to join our team. Experience of working in a dementia unit is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided. Valid NMC registration is essential.

Please note that all nurses recruited will be given the opportunity to maintain their clinical skills and knowledge.

Please contact Paula on (028) 82 247931 or email: knockmoylelodge@hotmail.com for an application form & job description.

Omagh Nursing Homes in the Springlawn Group

The Springlawn Group of Nursing Homes owns and runs the following top quality Omagh nursing homes:

Springlawn House

44 Dromore Rd, Omagh BT78 1RB.  Phone: +44 28 8224 4550 Email: springlawn@hotmail.com

Person in charge: Sharon Colhoun (Matron/Manager)

Springlawn House is 36-bedroom nursing home which offers residential and full nursing care, according to our clients’ needs. We also have respite and step-down facilities for our short-term care residents. Established in 1990, Springlawn House has been modernised over the years to help us provide the highest quality of healthcare to our residents. From the latest post-operative recovery facilities to compassionate end-of-life care and short-term respite care, we are equipped to look after individuals with wide-ranging needs. Our activity therapists plan a variety of fun programs including bingo, card games, arts and crafts, entertainment, local trips, etc. to enhance our residents’ quality of life.

Registered Care Categories: Learning Disability (maximum of 2 patients) • Nursing Care • Physical Disability (maximum 2 patients)

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington’s Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson’s Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Specialist Care Areas include:

  • Dementia/Alzheimer’s
  • Cancer
  • Head Injury and Stroke

 Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Knockmoyle Lodge Ltd

29 Knockmoyle Road, Omagh BT79 7TB

Phone: +44 28 8224 7931 Email: knockmoylelodge@hotmail.com

Person in charge: Alison Sweeney (Senior Nurse)

Knockmoyle Lodge is a 32-room private care home in the rural hinterland of Omagh, with its own separate and specialised Dementia Care Unit.  It was the first home developed by the Springlawn Group and has a distinct home-from-home feel – with a range of smaller day and visitor rooms instead of larger impersonal rooms.  We have beautifully landscaped outdoor gardens, with water features and a courtyard garden.

Registered Care Categories: Nursing Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Specializes in Dementia Care

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Sheltered Housing • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Hillcrest

23b Old Mountfield Road, Omagh BT79 7EL

Phone: +44 28 8225 1222 Email: hillcrestcarefacility@hotmail.co.uk

Person in charge: Julie Taylor (Manager)

Hillcrest Nursing home is a private Care Home with nursing services, with 76 single en-suite rooms.

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Eating Disorders • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability

Specialist Care Categories: Multiple Sclerosis

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Hillside Residential

23a Old Mountfield Road, Omagh BT79 7EL. Phone: +44 28 8225 2822

Person in charge: Karen Shields (Manager)

Hillside Residential is a specialist facility which focuses on younger adults and mental health. It has 13 single rooms.

Registered for a maximum of 13 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Mental Health Condition • Younger Adults

Specialist Care Categories: Asperger Syndrome • Autism/ASD • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury

Facilities & Services:

Day Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

 

Hillview Lodge

23 Old Mountfield Road, Omagh BT79 7EL. Phone: +44 28 8225 1222

Person in charge: Julie Taylor (Manager)

Hillview Lodge is a private nursing home with 76 en-suite rooms.

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Younger Adults

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer’s • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Challenging Behaviour • Colitis & Crohn’s Disease • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington’s Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson’s Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Visual Impairment

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Sheltered Housing • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room

 

 

 

Staff Nurse Post in Omagh Care Home

The Springfield Group of Care Homes has a vacancy to fill a Staff Nurse post at Knockmoyle Lodge, in the rural hinterland of Omagh.  We are seeking an enthusiastic & committed staff nurse to join our team.

About the Staff Nurse Post

This is a permanent post, offering 3 to 4 shifts per week.  We can offer both day and night shifts.  The rate of pay is £18.00 per hour and the staff nurse who is recruited will be given the opportunity to maintain their clinical skills and knowledge

Essential Requirements for the Staff Nurse Post

We are seeking someone who can fill this post by:

  • Ensuring the highest level of nursing care to the clients whilst maintaining the client’s dignity and respect at all times
  • Leading, supervising and training the care team
  • Being responsible for ordering, storing and administering medication
  • Excellent written communication skills in order to keep precise and up to date records
  • Ability to facilitate in positive working relationships with other health care professionals
  • Excellent communication skills in order to liaise with client’s/client’s families/staff/management
  • Knowledge of RQIA guidelines
  • Ability to be able to prioritise workload to ensure effective time management skills

Essential criteria include:

  • Valid NMC registration is essential.
  • Experience in a previous Staff Nurse position
  • Care home experience preferred but not essential
  • Experience of working in a dementia unit is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

 

About Knockmoyle Lodge

Knockmoyle Lodge is a 38-room private care home in the rural hinterland of Omagh, with its own separate and specialised Dementia Care Unit. It opened in 1988, and was the first home developed by the Springlawn Group. It has a distinct home-from-home feel – with a range of smaller day and visitor rooms instead of larger impersonal rooms. We have beautifully landscaped outdoor gardens, with water features and a courtyard garden.

 

Knockmoyle Lodge has a dedicated activity therapist who assists with many different activities on a day to day basis such as reminiscence (photo albums, scrapbooks), singing, arts and crafts, knitting, problem solving Knockmoyle Lodge also has the added bonus of beautifully landscaped gardens with a lake and other water features. Visiting relatives can take their loved one out for a walk around the grounds – just watch out for the geese!

How to Apply For The Staff Nurse Post

For further details or to enquire about this post, please contact Paula on (028) 82 247931 or email: knockmoylelodge@hotmail.com for an application form & job description.