Contemplation Homes are looking for a Registered Nurse to become part of our dedicated, enthusiastic and friendly team at Acacia House Nursing Home in Horndean.
The post holder will provide a standard of individualised nursing care in accordance with agreed policies, through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care for individual residents. To supervise and teach qualified nurses, nursing support assistants and all other staff in the nursing home environment. To be in charge of all departments within the Home in the absence of the Registered Manager/Deputy Manager/Clinical Lead.
12 hours night duty.
This position is subject to two acceptable references and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, the cost of which will be met by the successful applicant.
As a new employee of Contemplation Homes we are pleased to advise you that we demonstrate how much we value our staff team by providing you with 'Perkbox', a downloadable mobile app (paid for by the company) as a non-contractual employee benefit for those employees who have successfully completed their probationary period. Perkbox gives you:
RGN or RMN
Experience in Care of the Elderly
Ability to lead and work as part of a team
Customer focused with good communication skills (both verbal and written)
Good numeracy skills
Ability to deal with outside agencies such as GPs, social workers and general public
Clean drivers licence and own transport with occasional business use on personal vehicle insurance policy or the ability to mobilise to undertake manager responsibilities as necessary
Basic Information Technology skills including Microsoft Office
A clear Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity
High integrity and good character
Physically and mentally fit for the purpose of the role
Knowledge of the CQC Fundamental Standards of Quality and Safety
Eligible to work in the UK
Ability to organise daily routines and allocate work to staff
Willing to undertake appropriate training relevant to the role
Able to undertake flexible shifts to suit the nature of the business and as the needs of the residents dictate
Self motivated and willing to develop professionally
Professional attitude and presentation