Edinburgh Napier University. Bright Red Triangle. 219 Colinton Road Edinburgh EH14 1DJ


Healthcare Professionals

Job Title : Healthcare Professionals (Full Time)

Start Date : Thu, 01-Jan-1970

Description :

Healthcare Professionals

1st Choice Resource Group Agency staff are carefully selected to meet our stringent requirements. 
Our staff varies from Nurses, Care Assistants, Support Workers, Domestic Staff, Kitchen Assistants, Social Care Managers, Administrators that are supplied to nursing and residential care homes and local authorities throughout Edinburgh and the Lothian`s, Fife, Central Scotland and the Borders and West Yorkshire.

Remuneration : £10.50-£36 /hr


Job Title : Nurses (Agency Nurse)

Start Date : Thu, 01-Jan-1970

Description : 1st Choice Resource Grp Ltd has amazing job opportunities for Nurses to join the Nursing Departments in private nursing homes based in Scotland and West Yorkshire 
The care homes are part of independent healthcare providers with a network of multiple homes nationwide.

The ideal candidates must be registered with a valid NMC as Nurse, hold a degree in Nursing or equivalent Diploma, have evidence of relevant professional development, both clinically and managerially (preferred but not a must) extensive understanding of Clinical Governance requirements for the area, up to date knowledge in area of practice, awareness of NMC Code of Accountability.

You will be required to:
*Lead the team to deliver care that helps improve the health of the individual and wider community.
*Lead the team in demonstrating compassion through effective relationships based on empathy, respect and dignity.
*Develop own competence to deliver effective care and treatments through improving clinical/technical knowledge / skill, and expertise.
*Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient.
*Act as an advocate for safeguarding patients; demonstrate courage to speak up when there are concerns about care

Remuneration : £19 - £36 /hr

Very good rates

Job Title : Very good rates (Agency Staff)

Start Date : Thu, 01-Jan-1970

Description : 1st Choice Resource Grp Ltd A healthcare Agency, created to provide care and support to people living in the care homes. We currently provide care workers and nurses

What we are looking for:
-confident and dynamic persons to work in the homes to assist Service Users. Our clients have a range of Service Users with diverse needs so we are keen to recruit nurses and care assistants to a wide range of individuals that can help us meet these needs.

Key Responsibilities:
Care duties could include the following, please note this list is not exhaustive: Personal Care, Assistance with daily aids and re-enablement aids, Assistance with re-enablement programmes, Prompting and assisting with activities of daily living as required, Dietary Care, Domestic and Household duties.

The successful applicant will be:
• Fully fluent in English and a second language would be desirable.
• Caring and considerate
• Show Flexibility
• The ability to work with own initiative and as part of a multidisciplinary team as required
• Able to build strong relationships whilst maintaining professional boundaries
• Be of good morals
• Mature, calm and professional approach at all times
• Be prepared to travel if required. Transport provided >18 miles out of Edinburgh
• Have previous experience in a caring background in a similar environment would be desirable.

Minimum Requirements:

· Fluent in English
· Previous care work experience.
Important Information.
A PVG update check prior to commencement of role is required.

We respond to all applicants

Care assistant rates start at Week Day shift £10.50 / hour more on nights and weekends and depending on experience.
Free uniform, ID badge, a lot of shifts 
£250 care assistant referral 6 months working see terms £550 nurse referral 6 months working see terms
Edinburgh Napier University, 219 Colinton Rd, Edinburgh, EH14 1DJ
www.1stchoiceresourcegroup.co.uk. Apply online

Or call 0131 343 1953 

Remuneration : £10.50 / hour

1st Choice Resource Group Ltd Care and Nursing Staff

Job Title : 1st Choice Resource Group Ltd Care and Nursing Staff ()

Start Date : Thu, 01-Jan-1970

Description :

Thank you for your interest in 1st Choice Resource Group Ltd.


We would like to formally offer you the opportunity to sign up to our agency. If you are interested, please drop by our office between 9am-4pm Monday to Friday.


Address of office to attend:

1st Choice Resource Group Ltd.

Edinburgh Napier University.

Bright Red Triangle.

219 Colinton Road


EH14 1DJ


If you are unable to attend but would like to sign up, please reply to this e-mail stating your availability.

In the mean-time, please fill out the application attached and bring the following documents (relevant to your circumstances):


·         2 Passport photos

·         Bank details

·         Proof of ID and Address *2

·         Proof of Right to Work (If Applicable)

·         Driving Licence (If Applicable)

·         PVG Reg. Number (for updating PVG applicants)

·         SSSC number (we will assist you, if not attained)

·         Proof of National Insurance Number

·         Proof of Indemnity Insurances (Nurses only)


Please find the attached the formal job application pack that we use for potential candidates. It is important you do this in your handwriting (not by computer). Before the meeting, if you could fill in the job application pack as it makes the process quicker.  I have also attached a link to the PVG scheme site, run by the Scottish Government. This is a guide to how to complete the form when we arrange a suitable time for you to come in. The PVG form needs to be completed in person at the meeting for security purposes (we will provide this).


https://www.mygov.scot/pvg-scheme/ (basic information)


https://www.mygov.scot/apply-for-pvg/ (cost of application £59.00 / cost to update £18)  


PVG Clearance Process (14 working days or more) Please note: You will not be assigned jobs and/or training until you are fully cleared.


I hope this is helpful.


We look forward to meeting you in person.

Remuneration : from £10 to £36 per hour

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