Registered General Nurse - Staff Nurse - Kidderminster
Registered General Nurse - Staff Nurse - Kidderminster, Worcestershire - Salary: £14.97 per hour
Working Hours: Full Time Nights
Benefits: Comprehensive Benefits including; Discretionary quarterly bonus
I am currently recruiting for an experienced Registered General Nurse to join this dementia specialist elderly nursing home in Kidderminster, Worcestershire. Specialising in providing an exceptional level of nursing care to residents living with dementia and has won the Dementia Care Standards award for the past 3 years running. This medium sized home is part of a small national healthcare group and has taken real care to create an environment which enables residents living with dementia to be stimulated and retain their independence. This is a fantastic opportunity for an RGN Staff Nurse to join this knowledgeable team and make a real difference to the lives of those in your care.
Life at the home is complimented by the needs of its residents. With an enclosed sensory garden, memory and reminiscence corridor and the home's pet chickens all considerations are thought through in order to make residents feel comfortable and increasing social interaction. Located just outside of Kidderminster centre, the home is easily accessible by the A448 or local train services.
You will be experienced working within a clinical care setting and preferably with neurological conditions. Residents at the home have needs ranging from Alzheimer's and Dementia, Huntington's and Parkinson's disease and Neuropathic illness. Due to the nature of the residents' needs there may be episodes of challenging or aggressive behaviour and you will be able to work to build therapeutic and effective relationships. Comprehensive training and development are provided at the home along with personal and professional development being actively encouraged.
Benefits for Registered General Nurse include:
•Competitive salary and £1.20 enhancement per hour worked in excess of contracted hours
•Discretionary quarterly performance bonus paid three monthly
•5.6 weeks holiday
The role of the Registered General Nurse (RGN) - Staff Nurse - Nursing Home is:
•Deliver the highest standards of care with dignity and respect
•Develop, review and update care plans
•Comply with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines
•Ensure medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered
•Ensure all relevant policies and procedures are read, understood are adhered to by all staff.
•Provide clinical leadership & supervision for the healthcare staff
•Participate in the induction and training of all new staff on the unit
•Supervise and monitor standards of care and take appropriate action to improve standards when required
•Ensure all clinical documentation is well maintained and filed in the appropriate places
As a RGN Staff Nurse you will have:
•Experience in a similar setting (Hospital or Nursing Home)
•A general nursing qualification (RGN)
•Current registration with the NMC
•The legal right to work in the UK
For more information please call Alice Cartwright on 0161 235 6966 or email your CV to email@example.com
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