Working at Elderholme

At Elderholme Nursing Home we strive to create a warm, friendly and enjoyable environment for our staff as well as our residents. If you are looking for a rewarding and satisfying role as part of the Elderholme family we are looking for people to join us.


We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Activities Assistant – Part-Time

We are looking for a hard-working, kind and motivated individual, who will be able to work within a team and also under their own initiative. Applicants should have a good understanding of communicating with people living with dementia and some experience in a relevant setting would be an advantage.

The position will include, providing group and one to one activities for the residents within Elderholme and out in the community.

The ideal Activities Assistant will be enthusiastic, proactive with the ability to adapt activities to changes that may occur within the home. They must have an eye for detail and be computer literate.

The position will include weekend work. Core hours will be 10.30am to 4.30pm 3 days per week to be discussed, a level of flexibility is required to accommodate outings and other events at the home.

An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check will be required.

Care Assistant – Full, Part-Time and Bank (Days and Nights)

We are looking for kind, caring and motivated individuals to provide care to the residents of Elderholme.  You will be responsible for providing personal care to each of our residents and assisting them with all their requirements.  You will be expected to maintain a safe and secure environment for the residents, your colleagues and visitors at all times.

Applicants should have a desire and willingness to care for the elderly and participate in training and development.  Applicants should have excellent communication skills at all levels and must be happy working as part of a team.

Qualifications in Health and Social care are desirable, and experience is necessary, along with an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check.

Registered General Nurse – Full, Part-Time and Bank (Days and Nights)

We are looking for Registered Nurses (RGN) with experience of working in care home or specialist care environments to provide nursing care to our residents. You will be responsible for managing the care of our residents by managing their medication, ensuring care is provided according to individuals’ care plans, general nursing duties and for supervising other healthcare staff.

You must hold a current NMC PIN and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check will be completed.  Experience of working with tracheostomies and ventilators would be an advantage.

Domestic Assistant – Bank (Days)

We are looking for kind and caring individuals to provide a clean and safe environment for Elderholme residents, staff and visitors.  You will be responsible for carrying out all domestic duties ensuring residents’ rooms, bathrooms, toilets and communal areas are kept clean and tidy at all times and in line with infection control guidelines.

Applicants do not need to have worked in a care environment previously, but it is important that you are caring, have strong attention to detail and take pride and ensuring we have welcoming and clean environment.  An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check will be sort.