Registered General Nurse - RGN
Salary: £15.00 per hour
Search Consultancy is looking for a registered nurse to work full time in a small care home in Accrington in the Lancashire area.
The Home offers 24 hours residential and nursing care with a registered nurse on duty and assistance from healthcare professionals. The Home is meeting all CQC national standards at an overall good rating after the recent inspection in June 2016.They are on the look out for committed nurses to maintain their esteemed status in the area and with the local council.
The Home uses the latest technologies to facilitate the resident's needs as well as ensuring maximum comfort and physical capabilities. The features and services available include a beautiful conservatory, TV lounge, Bingo, Gardening, Afternoon Tea and a range of activities.
The Home provides general nursing, palliative and residential care for elderly residents with Dementia and Physical disabilities. They specialise in care for people needing support with complex needs such as cancer care, multiple sclerosis and muscular dystrophy.
Registered Nurses will be expected to:
- Strong clinical skills ; peg feeds, catheterisation, wound and dressing care
- Develop care plans based on the individuals
- Manage a junior staff
- Medication rounds
- Liaising with healthcare professional
- Evaluation of residents
This is a full time permanent position on days, inclusive of one weekend day. The role offers up to 44 hours per week, across 4 long days. The day shift involves working a 12 hour shift dependant on the needs of the Home. The shift patterns operate on an internal rotation with alternating weekend day, depending on the contracted hours. The day shifts operate between the hours 8am - 8pm with a paid 15 minute handover from night staff. Registered nurses working the day shifts will have the support of 6 highly trained carers.
The role offers a competitive hourly rate of £15.00 per hour. The annual salary is £34,320.
The company also offer enhancements for overtime hours and a 1 hours lunchtime.
Annual leave is 5.6 weeks and monthly spotlight on excellence awards that has a prize of £100. The company have a government funded pension scheme and a union for registered nurses to join.
Registered Nurses must have:
- A professional nursing qualification - Registered General Nurse
- A valid NMC pin number
- Have experience providing nursing care in an elderly and dementia setting.
You can get further details about this role by simply contacting 0161 835 8385 or sending your CV to Kabibi Luseni at Search Consultancy in the Manchester Branch.
Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.