Livewell Estates has two specialised dementia and Alzheimer’s care facilities in South Africa. Due to the nature of our business, we recruit for memory care specialist jobs such as dementia care nurses, dementia therapists, caregivers and more. It takes a special kind of person to be considered for a position at Livewell Estates. If you feel that you have the necessary qualifications in dementia and Alzheimer’s care and have the Livewell family disposition, we look forward to meeting you!

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Somerset West

Job Title: Night Shift Registered Nurse & Shift Leader

Location: Somerset West Estate
Closing date: 01 November 2021
Remote work: No
Shift: Night Shift

Suitable candidate must carry experience in geriatric patients diagnosed with dementia or psychiatric mental health

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supervisory / Team Management duties
  • Nursing duties
  • Providing Training to staff
  • Involved in multidisciplinary team
  • Assisting new residents in settling in
  • Maintaining healthy relationships with families of the residents

Qualifications & Experience:

Secondary Qualification:

  • Matric Certificate
  • Tertiary Qualification: Registered Nurse qualification with valid SANC Registration
  • Language Professional Proficiency (read, write & speak): English


  • Nursing experience of at least 3 years
  • Experience in Dementia care
  • Be able to work independently
  • Computer literacy
  • Understand resident hygiene and health and safety requirements.
  • Excellent personal hygiene
  • Clean criminal record

Desired / Advantage:

  • Course in dementia care
  • Third language an advantage
  • Driver’s license and own transport


  • Empathy to the elderly
  • Patience & maturity
  • Reliable, responsible, and trustworthy
  • Positive influence on those around you
  • Assertive, yet compassionate
  • Handle people with respect and dignity
  • Adaptable and a positive attitude to change
  • Passion for and/or experience in training

To apply: please email your most recent resume and qualifications to [email protected]


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