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Staff Nurse

Job Description

Staff Nurse - Nursing Home - Penzance - Cornwall

RGN/RMN - Elderly Care - £13.54 - £16.29ph

A specialist dementia nursing home, based in the Penzance area, is looking for a Staff Nurse to work part time days and/or nights, offering an hourly rate up to £16.29 per hour depending on shift worked. This is an excellent, medium sized home, with updated facilities and experienced and supportive Carers, Nurses and Managers.

This medium sized nursing home requires you as a Staff Nurse to be able to provide a high standard of nursing care to their elderly residents during your time on the main floor, some of whom are suffering from dementia and failing mental health.

The home is modern and purpose built and is also close to local shops and is easy to get to via public transport. It is located in a tranquil valley 2 miles away from Penzance.

'We are seeking a friendly and dedicated staff nurse to work at our lovely care home and help us give quality care to our vulnerable residents.'- Home Manager

The Role

  • Assess needs, plan, implement and evaluate evidence-based nursing care;
  • Provide healthcare advice through educating patients, carers and families;
  • Carry out clinical nursing procedures;
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the health and social care team;
  • Supervise other staff and students;
  • Contribute to the dissemination of good practice by participating in teaching and learning opportunities.

Candidate Specification:

  • Have a Nurse Qualification - RGN/RMN
  • Have an active NMC pin number
  • Some experience working within a care home

As a Staff Nurse you are offered -

  • £13.54 - £16.29 per hour
  • Full time hours
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Chance to work within a small company with career progression and prospects
  • Friendly, supportive environment
  • Walking distance from public transport facilities and free parking

What the Staff Nurse role requires of you -

  • Caring and compassionate nature
  • Excellent teamwork and people skills
  • Observational skills
  • Ability to lead
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Ability to deal with emotionally charged and pressured situations
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Resilience
  • Stamina

Apply now to take advantage of this opportunity to join a nursing home recognised for its quality of care and a team committed to the comfort of its residents.

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy