One of the UK’s leading care home operators currently has a vacancy in their elderly and dementia nursing home located towards the South of Edinburgh for an experienced Nurse to work as Charge Nurse.
During the most recent inspection, the service was found to be providing good standards of care and meeting all Care Inspectorate requirements.
As Charge Nurse, you will lead a strong care and nursing team, coordinating a high quality service which meets the needs of each individual. You will undertake care planning, delivery and evaluation and will ensure all aspects of clinical and personal care meet Care Inspectorate requirements and quality standards.
Candidates for this Charge Nurse post should meet the following criteria:
- Qualified and registered with the NMC as an Adult/General Nurse (RGN) or Mental Health Nurse (RMN)
- Experienced within a similar setting, ideally in a leadership or senior role
- Strong leadership and communication skills
- Committed to providing high standards of nursing care
As Charge Nurse, you will primarily work night shifts, although some days will be required on occasion. Working hours are 38.5 per week, including 5.5 supernumerary hours per week.
Competitive rates of pay are available of £16.50 per hour.
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If you are interested and would like more information about this vacancy or any other opportunities in nursing from Staff Nurse to Senior Management level throughout Lothian, please call Katrusia Prodywus at SYK Recruitment on 01535 604940.
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