Careers

When we recruit staff for any role, we are more interested in the person than their qualifications.  We will support you gaining qualifications and experience if you are the right fit for our home.

We want to hear from you if you are caring, compassionate, able to work on a one-to-one basis or as part of a group.  We expect high levels of commitment and dedication, this is how we make sure our residents and their families feel safe and secure, it's how we ensure everyone feels at home with us.

In return we will offer you great working conditions, friendly colleagues and we will reward you accordingly.  If this ethos appeals to you, our current vacancies are listed below.  If there are no vacancies then we would be happy to hear from you for future requirements.

Current Vacancies

Clinical Lead

Job Title: Clinical Lead
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Clinical Lead / Nurse Team Leader
Date Posted: 22 Sep 2020
Salary: £17.50 - £20.00 (depending on experience)
Hours: Full Time

Job Location: Sherborne, Dorset. 

We are looking for a Clinical Lead Nurse with a passion for enhancing the quality of life to join us in our nursing home.

As a Clinical Lead Nurse you have responsibility for ensuring the delivery of an excellent standard of care, promoting independence and dignity whilst positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

We offer a great range of benefit's, which include
• Welcome Bonus paid in two instalments
• Dedicated Training and Support
• Company Pension Scheme
• Friendly Working Environment
• Free Enhanced police Check and uniform
• Excellent career development opportunities
• Full time and part time opportunities


About You:
• You must be a registered nurse with experience of managing a team, ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and rotas are in place to enable the smooth, efficient running of the home
• Experience of delivering nursing care within the elderly health care sector
• Experience of participating in quality and clinical governance programmes, including audit and care services
• Experience in overseeing all aspects of medicine management, ensuring medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered to our residents
• Passionate about delivering great care and supporting the residents and their families
About our Home:

Located in Sherborne, Riverside Nursing home is a friendly care home, offering 24-hour nursing care provided by specialist teams trained in the to look after our residents and provide excellent service.

Care Assistant

We are recruiting for a care assistants to work at our care home. If you have a genuine interest in older people and understand the meaning of “dignity and respect” then we would love to hear from you.

We are looking for a care assistant to join the team, our shift patterns run from 7am - 9pm to include alternate weekends.

Competitive rates of pay (£8.50-£11.50 depending on experience) and benefits package for the right person.

No experience is necessary as full training is given, but you should have a caring and diligent attitude to helping others.

You will be required to have a clean DBS record, which will be applied for by the home on your behalf.

Nazareth Lodge rated as an “Outstanding” home by the Care Quality Commission and reaccredited “Platinum” status for our End of Life Care programme.

Please contact us during office hours if you would like further information on telephone no. 01258 472511. Alternatively, download an application form on the foot of this page. 

Night Care Assistant

We are recruiting for a night care assistant to work at our care home. If you have a genuine interest in older people and understand the meaning of “dignity and respect” then we would love to hear from you.

Our Night Shift runs from 9pm-7am with an hourly rate of £9 up to £11.50 depending on experience and qualifications.

Nazareth Lodge rated as an “Outstanding” home by the Care Quality Commission and reaccredited “Platinum” status for our End of Life Care programme.

Please contact us during office hours if you would like further information. Telephone: 01258 472511 or email: care@nazareth-lodge.co.uk

You can download an application form below.

Cleaner

Nazareth Lodge is looking to employ a Cleaner, to work for 15 hours a week in our housekeeping team assisting with all cleaning duties in the home.

The hourly rate starts from £8.75per hour.

If interested in applying please download and complete the application form below.

Nazareth Lodge is rated as an “Outstanding” home by the Care Quality Commission and reaccredited “Platinum” status for our End of Life Care programme.

Please contact us during office hours if you would like any further information. Our telephone number is 01258 472511 or you can email us on care@nazareth-lodge.co.uk.

Bank Care Assistants

We are recruiting for bank care assistants to work at our care home. If you have a genuine interest in older people and understand the meaning of “dignity and respect” then we would love to hear from you.

Competitive rates of pay (£8.50-£11.50 depending on experience) and benefits package for the right person.

Nazareth Lodge rated as an “Outstanding” home by the Care Quality Commission and reaccredited “Platinum” status for our End of Life Care programme.

Please contact us during office hours if you would like further information. Telephone: 01258 472511 or email: care@nazareth-lodge.co.uk

You can download an application form below.

Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to work at our care home and take part in our activities programme with our residents and staff.

If you have a genuine interest in older people and understand the meaning of “dignity and respect” then we would love to hear from you.

Nazareth Lodge rated as an “Outstanding” home by the Care Quality Commission and reaccredited “Platinum” status for our End of Life Care programme.

Please contact us during office hours if you would like further information. Telephone: 01258 472511 or email: care@nazareth-lodge.co.uk

You can download an application form below.

Resources

Testimonials

Thank you for the lovely meal I had during my first visit to Nazareth Friday Lunch Club this week. I enjoyed the meal and pudding, glass of wine and lovely friendly atmosphere at the home. It was much appreciated and i will be returning next month. Thanks for inviting me. 

Mrs J G - visitor

Testimonials

Thank you to all the staff for an excellent evening last night. The food was delicious and there was a lovely atmosphere. I have to remind myself sometimes that its a care home! I think Ma is beginning to feel that it's home for her. We're very pleased. 

Mrs CJ, Resident's daughter

Testimonials

Prior to my uncle's eventual arrival 10 weeks ago, the management of the home were superb in their support for us during a difficult time and arranging the transport from a hospital a few counties away. Thanks to the staff he has settled in well and we are pleased our initial very good impressions of the home have been borne out.

DP, Nephew

Testimonials

Staff made it easy for us to visit and we always felt sure our mother was being well looked after with excellent food, impeccable hygiene and careful thought given to every aspect of what would be best for her individually.

Mr S D, Son

Testimonials

Good staff, well managed.
Not too big and as a result, the staff can work well with the residents.

MW, Son

Testimonials

I have been visiting my cousin for a few months now and am very happy to see the level of care has been extremely high all that time. There have been many improvements to the home in the last few months which only make it a better place to live and visit.

PS, Cousin

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I have spoken with my brother and sister and it goes almost without saying that we are extremely grateful to all the staff at Nazareth Lodge for the way in which they looked after our mother. We are not surprised by the award of an outstanding classification and no doubt a lot was due to the standard of care provided by the staff. 

Mr W, Relative

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Nazareth Lodge is a Care Home in the true sense of the word. Not just for my parents but for me too. You all show such love and affection and concern.

DM, daughter

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A thank you would in no way suffice for the reassurance and peace that everyone helped to give to me and others during the eight months that RW was with you.

Doug Horlock, friend

Testimonials

Thank you so much for a very pleasant Cheese and Wine evening yesterday. We regularly see some of the residents, but it was nice to meet other relatives and friends. We are sure our Aunt appreciated us coming, and of course, joining in with the cheese and wine tasting!

PL, Nephew

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We felt that the judgement of Nazareth Lodge staff regarding our mother's health was trusted and appointments were readily arranged when required resulting in some of the best medical attention she ever received outside a hospital

Mr S D, Son

Testimonials

As a retired District Nurse of some years experience I was encouraged to discover such a well run home as Nazareth Lodge when we moved to the area some years ago.

Beryl Shaw, friend and retired District Nurse

Testimonials

I am kept informed of my mother's health and what she has been doing and when I visit I always feel welcome and as cared for as her. It is a joy to go to Nazareth Lodge which makes a huge difference to us all. As a family, we are extremely happy with the care and attention my mother gets and it is wonderful that she is very content and we know she is safe and being well looked after.

HS, Daughter

Testimonials

Deciding where my mother should live after our father died was one of the most difficult decisions we had to make. As a family we looked at many homes and were very impressed when we got to Nazareth Lodge with is friendly and professional staff from senior managers to the carers. The carers at Nazareth Lodge are very special individuals, picked for their kindness and empathy.
The residents at Nazareth Lodge are all treated as individuals and can do as much or as little as they wish.

HS, Daughter

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Mum was very happy here and the staff all helped to make her last few months the best they possibly could be. I really appreciate all the care and support for both Mum and myself and i cannot thank them enough. 

Mrs B, Relative of Resident

Contact Us

Nazareth Lodge
Penny Street
Sturminster Newton
Dorset, DT10 1DE

01258 472511

care@nazareth-lodge.co.uk

manager@nazareth-lodge.co.uk