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Careers2019-02-15T14:21:18+00:00

Careers

Interested in joining our highly experienced team?

When it comes to our staff we believe in the importance of choosing the best candidates who will provide the highest levels of care for each of our residents, at all times.

Any vacancies we have at Bothwell Castle Care Home will be posted here. If you are interested in applying for any of our vacancies, please contact the home to receive an application form.

CHARGE NURSES

We are looking to recruit Charge Nurses for the night shift to join our team.

The successful candidates must be motivated to offer the highest standards of care and be able to undertake all appropriate aspects of nursing care required.

You will be expected to plan and maintain the schedule of the nursing and support staff, and have the responsibility of monitoring inventories of supplies and medicines, and reordering.

Applicants will be qualified RGN/RMN and will have a genuine interest in working with the elderly. Excellent communication skills are essential and applicants must be able to communicate effectively at all levels in English. Current NMC registration is necessary and a PVG check also applies to this position. Experience in care for the elderly and previous supervisory experience would be advantageous.

There are full-time positions (44 hours per week) and part-time positions (27.5 hours per week) available. Both offer excellent rates of pay and a first-class working environment, coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

STAFF NURSES

We are looking to recruit Staff Nurses for both days and nights to join our team.

The successful candidates must be motivated to offer the highest standards of care and be able to undertake all appropriate aspects of nursing care required.

Responsibilities will include assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for specified residents to ensure continuity of care and to take management responsibility for a shift as directed.

Applicants will be qualified RGN/RMN and will have a genuine interest in working with the elderly. Excellent communication skills are essential and applicants must be able to communicate effectively at all levels in English. Current NMC registration is necessary and a PVG check also applies to this position. Experience in care for the elderly and previous supervisory experience would be advantageous.

There are full-time positions (44 hours per week) and part-time positions (27.5 hours per week) available. Both offer excellent rates of pay and a first-class working environment, coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

SENIOR CARERS

We are looking to recruit Senior Carers for both days and nights to join our team.

The position will be to take charge of the shift and guide staff to deliver excellent personal care to the residents’ daily needs. The successful applicant will also be expected to develop person-centered care plans, complete and update assessments, review the care plans monthly and organise and hold reviews with the residents or family members.

Applicants must have a genuine interest in working with elderly residents within a caring environment and a willingness to participate in Vocational Training Programmes would be ideal. Applicants should be able to communicate effectively and fluently at all levels and be comfortable working as part of a team.

A level 3 Qualification in Care is necessary for this position and a PVG check applies. In addition, previous supervisory experience working in an elderly care environment would be advantageous.

There are full-time positions (44 hours per week) and part-time positions (27.5 hours per week) available. Both offer excellent rates of pay and a first-class working environment, coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

CARE ASSISTANTS

We are looking to recruit Care Assistants for both days and nights to join our team.

Your main responsibility will be to provide personal care for each resident, attending to their needs by recognising and facilitating the personal requirements of each resident. You’ll also be closely involved in the general activities of the home, and responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment for residents, staff members, and visitors. Your daily routine will be as varied as the needs of the people you are looking after.

Applicants must have a genuine interest in working with elderly residents within a caring environment and a willingness to participate in Vocational Training Programmes would be ideal. Applicants should be able to communicate effectively and fluently at all levels and be comfortable working as part of a team.

You must either be, or be willing to become, a member of the Disclosure Scotland PVG scheme.

There are full-time positions (44 hours per week) and part-time positions (27.5 hours per week) available. Both offer excellent rates of pay and a first-class working environment, coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

DOMESTIC & LAUNDRY ASSISTANTS

We are looking to recruit Domestic and Laundry Assistants to join our team.

Successful candidates will work as part of a team to maintain a high standard of cleanliness of linen, towels and residents’ personal clothing, and to ensure an adequate supply of these items at all time. Successful applicants will also work as part of a team to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within the Care Home, whilst ensuring a safe, comfortable environment at all times.

Experience working with an elderly care environment would be advantageous but is not essential for this role.

There are full-time positions (44 hours per week) and part-time positions (27.5 hours per week) available. Both offer excellent rates of pay and a first-class working environment, coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

RECREATIONAL/ACTIVITIES CO-ORDINATOR

We are looking to a recruit Recreational/Activities Co-Ordinator to join our team.

Applicants for this position must have a genuine interest in working with the elderly and demonstrate the ability to engage with residents and their families.

Previous experience in planning and delivering a stimulating and varied programme of activities, outings, and events is desirable along with the ability to organise our team to assist. Developing strong links with the local community, schools, businesses and building a network of volunteers in order to enhance and enrich the residents daily living experience is also important for this role.

You must either be, or be willing to become, a member of the Disclosure Scotland PVG scheme.

The position will involve working 5 days over 7 and it offers the opportunity to work in a first-class working environment coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

KITCHEN ASSISTANTS

We are looking to recruit Kitchen Assistants to join our team.

The position will involve assisting the Chef in organising and controlling the efficient and economic production of quality food within the allowed budget, whilst maintaining high standards of cleanliness and hygiene in line with EHO regulations.

A Basic Food/Hygiene certificate is required. Good communication skills, verbal and written, as well as good team skills, are necessary for this role. Ability to work on own initiative is also essential. You must either be, or be willing to become, a member of the Disclosure Scotland PVG scheme.

Experience in food preparation for elderly clients is desired but not essential.

There are full-time positions (44 hours per week) and part-time positions (27.5 hours per week) available. Both offer the opportunity to work in a first-class working environment, coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

HAIRDRESSER/BEAUTY THERAPIST

We are looking to a recruit Hairdresser/Beauty Therapist to join our team.

Applicants for this position must have a genuine interest in working with the elderly and demonstrate the ability to engage with residents and their families.

The successful applicant will have a friendly and patient manner, with good verbal communication skills.

At least 1 year’s hairdressing experience is required for this position. You must either be, or be willing to become, a member of the Disclosure Scotland PVG scheme.

The position will involve working 5 days over 7 and it offers the opportunity to work in a first-class working environment coupled with being part of a motivated and enthusiastic team.

If you have any questions or would like any further information, please don’t hesitate to call our Home Manager on 01698 622 299. If you would like to apply please send your CV with a short covering letter to info@bothwellcastle.com

Interested in finding out more?
To arrange a visit, meet the teamand discuss your requirements, please call our home manager, Katherine Bain, on 01698 622 299.

Specialised Care Services

We provide exemplary standards of Nursing and Residential Care as well as Respite and Dementia Care in purpose-designed accommodation (Click here to find out more). Our approach is more than meeting care needs, it’s about caring for the health, wellbeing and interests of our residents as a whole, working closely with residents and their family to create a detailed and bespoke care plan and appoint a named nurse or key worker to ensure consistency of care. We pride ourselves on the standards of care delivered by our highly trained and motivated team.

The difference is clear…

√ Luxury En-suite Rooms

√ Fine Dining

√ Cinema Room

 √ Café Bar

√ Group Outings

√ Private Secure Gardens

√ Hair & Beauty Salon

√ Stunning Setting

√ Library

√ Activities Programme

√ Nurse Call System

√ Enclosed Balconies