Registered Nurse - Days - Ashley Court

Location

Poole

Salary & Benefits

£17.54 weekdays/ £18.10 weekends

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

08/01/2019

Registered Nurse - Days

48 hours per week

Ashley Court.

Ashley Court is a purpose built, 60 bed care home focusing on elderly nursing (frail and dementia) care, designed with three separate units.  With a team of experienced registered nurses and care assistants, Ashley Court delivers a high standard of nursing care to suit each resident’s needs.

The rate of pay for this position is- £17.54 weekdays and £18.10 weekends

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To ensure timely and effective communication is maintained with colleagues and other healthcare professionals to achieve planned goals.
  • Assist with the assessment/evaluation, admission, care programme and discharge processes of all residents.
  • Administer and order medicines as required by the home in accordance with the homes’ policies and procedures.
  • Work within the NMC codes of conduct
  • Provide support and professional supervision to care staff and nursing staff as appropriate.
  • Ensure effective communication with relatives and other healthcare professionals.
  • Ensure confidentiality regarding all aspects of care and management of the home is maintained.

You will receive a competitive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid NMC registration
  • ‘Welcome’ Bonus of up to £2k
  • Support with continuous professional development (CPD) including a Personal Development Plan
  • Support with Nurse revalidation
  • Paid annual leave
  • Workplace Pension
  • Recommend a friend paid scheme

Skills and experience:

  • Experience of working with residents with various health needs.
  • Experience of elderly care is desirable but not essential.
  • 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, enthusiastic and flexible.

Qualifications:

Registered Nurse with an active NMC PIN