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Senior Care Assistant - Nightingale Care Home

Salary £10.75
Location Dungannon
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This is a Permanent, Full Time vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

The Care Home

Located in Warrenpoint, Carlingford Lodge Care Home is a modern, purpose-built nursing home, that supports people with physical needs who require assistance and care.

The homely and comfortable environment enables them to provide person-centred care tailored to the needs of residents. The dedicated and trained staff team provide a high standard of care to enhance the resident’s quality of life.

The home is designed to meet the needs of the people supported, with a comfortable lounge, dining areas and a fabulous arts and activities room. The attractive enclosed gardens and patio also provide residents with a relaxing place to sit and enjoy the outdoors.

Main Purpose

Support and assist the Residential Team Leader in the planning and implementation of resident care, delivering care to the resident as prescribed by the individual care plans. 

  1. Assist Residential Team Leader with implementation of individual resident care plans undertaking routine tasks and activities as directed to facilitate the wellbeing, dignity and treatment of all residents.
  2. Provide practical support and responsive care to residents who require assistance with intimate personal needs such as dressing, bathing and toileting activities, ensuring that such activities comply with procedures and the relevant healthcare legislation.
  3. Observe and monitor the wellbeing of residents ensuring that any unusual physical, mental or emotional occurrences are promptly referred to senior staff/ the primary nurse and documented as appropriate.
  4. Monitor and allocate the work for care assistants.
  5. Develop and maintain a good professional relationship with residents, colleagues and visitors, responding promptly and courteously to requests and enquiries. 
  6. Responsible for the administration of medicines.

At Healthcare Ireland we recognise our residents as individuals and respect their right to privacy.

We also value the intrinsic value of people regardless of circumstances by recognising their uniqueness and personal needs. We recognise the right of individuals to make their own choice and the right to be treated with respect.


We know that a positive staff team make a positive difference to the quality of life of our service users and residents.


Not only designed specifically for each service but we want our staff to have the opportunity to develop professionally and will work with you.


All of our services thrive on a team that works together. Each member of our team has an important role and we encourage everyone to support their team members.


Pension contributions, NISCC and Access NI payments are just a few of the employee benefits we offer for permanent staff.

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