Registered Nurse (RMN, RGN, RNLD) - Nights

Recruiter
Candidate Source
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£33852/annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Care is Outstanding . . . is yours? 

A nursing care provider rated Outstanding for Care by the Care Quality Commission is currently seeking a Registered Nurse to join their expanding team in Birmingham.  This role works as part of a wider care team to provide person centred care to individuals suffering from Dementia, enduring mental illness and associated challenging behaviour. 

The business has recently expanded and this in itself provides career development and job opportunities for employees within the service as well as prospective candidates.  

You will be working 42 hours per week based on a two-week rolling rota (Week 1 – Mon/Tue/Sat/Sun,   Week 2 – Wed/Thur/Fri).

As a Registered Nurse you will:

- Ensure that your own, and others clinical practice is person centred and evidence based, in accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Conduct (The Code).
- Ensure that residents receive high quality person centred care at all times; and that the wider care team are mindful of the dignity, privacy, cultural and religious needs of clients, colleagues and visitors.
- Ensure that each resident is appropriately assessed and has a formally developed care plan, which is reviewed and updated regularly in line with the residents changing needs. The care plan should be developed with the involvement of the resident and their family or relatives.
- Act as a named Nurse – liaising with family members and the resident`s key worker to ensure that our resident has appropriate clothing, footwear, toiletries and that disability aids are maintained (glasses, hearing aids, dentures etc).
- Be responsible for the receipt, handling, storage, issue, administration and disposal of all medicines in line with the home`s medication policies and procedures, and to maintain the necessary records.
- Ensure that CQC quality standards are achieved and maintained; including high standards of record keeping.
- Maintain a high standard of personal behaviour and ensure effective communication with all members of the multidisciplinary team, our residents relatives and visitors.

 

The ideal Registered Nurse will have the following qualifications and experience:

- Registered Nurse with a current Nursing and Midwifery Council registration: RMN/RGN/RNLD.
- Experience in caring for patients/residents who require continuing care, suffering from dementia, mental health disorders and associated challenging behaviour, gained either through employment or a work placement.
- Knowledge of and able to practically demonstrate; safe drug administration, effective care planning skills, risk management etc.

 

In return the Registered Nurse will receive a salary of £33,852 per annum plus free on-site parking for employees (the location is also accessible via public transport on two major bus routes) with a benefits package available to employees after a successful probationary period (6 months).  

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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