Senior Nurse

Location

Fulbourn

Salary & Benefits

£16.50 per hour (£17 per hour on weekends)

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

11/12/2018

Senior Nurse - Home Close, Fulbourn

Job summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Nurse to join the team at our Home Close care home. The main responsibility of this role is to ensure that the delivery of person-centered care approaches and nursing care meet the NMC code of conduct. 

Key responsibilities

  • Administer and order medicines as required by the home in accordance with the homes’ policies and procedures.
  • Work within the NMC codes of conduct and scope of practice and within the homes’ policies and procedures.
  • Provide support and supervision to care staff
  • Ensure effective communication with relatives and other healthcare professionals.
  • Ensure confidentiality regarding all aspects of care and management of the home is maintained.

Skills and experience

  • Understand care planning processes and have experience of writing care plans.
  • Previous experience of working within a Care Home.
  • Experience of working with residents with various health needs.
  • Excellent planning, communication and organisational skills.
  • Ability to lead, coach and develop staff.
  • A proven ability to both work as part of a team and lead one.
  • Self-motivated and flexible.
  • Ability to contribute to, monitor and implement changes that improve service delivery and outcomes for residents.

Qualifications

  • Registered Nurse (RGN/RN) with an active NMC PIN

This position is for 37.5 hours per week on day shifts and will include alternate weekend working.