We are recruiting on behalf of our client who is a multi-award-winning team and been recognised regionally and nationally. They offer a warm and welcoming home with the highest quality dementia, specialist and nursing care. The home has a CQC rating of good in all areas and Outstanding for leadership.
This is fantastic opportunity to use your nursing and communication skills to provide hands on care and to lead the floor. You must have valid NMC pin or working towards it.
Benefits working for the company
NMC Fee paid
Support financially for clinical updates with Anglia Ruskin University
The duties of the successful candidates will include:
Providing a high standard of direct nursing, companionship and personalised care to residents;
Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to residents according to individual needs;
Operating equipment and ordering and administering medication;
Liaising with GPs, chiropodist, occupational therapist, physiotherapist and other members of the wider care team;
Supervising the care staff to ensure that a high standard of care is always provided, especially in the absence of the duty manager or head of the floor;
Ensuring all nursing practices are of a high standard and works within the primary nurse setting, in line with the Patient Charter of Rights, and under the Nursing Home Minimum Standards;
Implementing NMC code of conduct, scope of practice and home's policies and procedures.
Current PREPP, Primary Nursing, Care Planning and The Patients Charter
Dealing with problems associated with the elderly
Ability to work set hours, flexible to meet the needs of the organization
Good General Health (medically fit)
Must have a good command of written and spoken English.
1 years experience in a similar role
Nursing of the Elderly in a Nursing Home Setting
Management skills needed for a care team