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Our Staff & Recruitment

Providers

J.M.Pattison: BSc (Hons), PGCE
Career: Technical Author; Lecturer in Further Education in English, Drama and Media Studies; tutor; College Governor and Union Officer; Honourable Secretary of HCA and Vice Chair RNHA (Local Branch)

J. Helliwell: Cert. Ed;
Career: Infant, primary and secondary teacher for 30 years; Deputy Headteacher; Union Officer; Executive member of HCA and RNHA

Managers

Lynn Taylor -  Registered Manager                                                 Career: Trained as an RN at St Richard's Hospital Chichester, qualifying 1990.I have specialised in care of elderly and substance misuse for most of my career, gaining managerial qualifications including Health and Social Care Diploma Level 5. I joined St Ronans in 2008, became Deputy Manager in 2013 and Manager in 2019.

Sarah Adams - Business Manager
Career: Worked in the nursing and residential care industry since 1985; Director of a domiciliary care company 10 years; Exectutive HDCA Committee member, Secretary, Local Area Representitive 3 years, Business Manager at St Ronans from 2000, HDCP Committee Member, Local Area Representtive from 2008.

"We had a wonderful half hour with Nan when she knew it was her birthday. The staff came in with her birthday cake and sang with us. Nan loved it!! Thank you to the staff for helping to make her day very special."

Jane Chant

Staff Qualifications

Registered Managers are trained to Registered Managers Award, NVQ IV or similar as a minimum

Trained Staff Nurses are RN level I or II

Nursing Assistants are supported and encouraged to become Level 2 qualified and progress on to their Level 3 or higher.

Housekeeping staff receive COSHH training and Manual Handling training as a minimum

Cooks are required to have Basic Food Hygiene as a minimum

All staff are encouraged through the training and development programme to gain as much knowledge, skills and qualifications as is appropriate and necessary.


Staff Structure

Senior Management Team

  • Proprietors       
  • Registered Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Deputy Manager

Care Staff

  • Registered Nurses: RN 1, RN 2
  • Nursing Assistants: Level 3*, Level 3, Level 2, Trainee Level 2

Ancillary Staff

  • Maintenance Team
  • Housekeeping Team
  • Kitchen Team
  • Social Activities Team
  • Staff Development Team

Recruitment

Thinking of  Career in Care of the Elderly

St.Ronans invests in, and values, its staff.  We all work together to ensure our residents enjoy a full and happy life.

All staff receive a complete and comprehensive induction. Applicants must be committed to providing quality person-centered care as well as being committed to continual training and self developement. Interested?


Positions Vacant

  • Registered Nurses: We currently have a position available - please email or call for an application pack
  • Care staff: We currently have a position available - please email or call for an application pack
  • Housekeeping: No vacancies, but we could contact you should a position become available
  • Kitchen Staff: We currently have a position available - please email or call for an application pack
  • Admin Staff: No vacancies, but we could contact you should a position become available

Volunteers

Please watch this space for future information.

 


If you want to be part of our team, then ask for an application form to be sent out to you by either:

Complete the form on the Contact page

Email: recruitment@st-ronans.co.uk

Call us on 02392 733359

St Ronans Nursing and Residential Care Home
23-31 St Ronans Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO4 0PP

Registered Manager and Nurses: 023 9273 3359   -   Finance and Admin: 023 9273 4259