Charge Nurse RGN

Cordant People
Edinburgh, Midlothian
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

I am recruiting for a Charge Nurse, to work in a Nursing Home in Edinburgh.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced nurse or Senior to further develop their career with a supportive and proactive company that truly values their nurses. You will be a Registered Nurse, (RGN) with high standards of clinical nursing and at least 2 years senior experience working in the field of caring for the adults living with Dementia. The role is full-time, working flexibly on rotational shifts and they are offering up to £31,000 p/a for the right candidate. Their employees also enjoy an unrivalled benefits package including: 28 days Annual Leave inc. Bank Holidays, Ongoing training and development, discounts at retail outlets, childcare vouchers, annual NMC reimbursal and cost of DBS check.

The Person

This home currently is seeking a motivated and dedicated Charge Nurse (RGN) to take responsibility for the well being of their residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met. You will assess, plan, implement and evaluate person centred care for each individual that meets their needs and demonstrates outcomes within the expected time-scales. You would take the lead for a team of nurses, contributing to their continued supervision, clinical training and development. The successful candidate must also be able tio undertake on-call duties when required.

The Home

The client I am currently representing offers a career pathway for everyone as they are dedicated to building careers and nurturing talent within their Homes. They work closely with their Services to ensure that the training provided meets the needs of the teams and enables them to meet the needs of our Service Users and deliver a high quality of care provision. They are an accredited centre with City and Guilds, offering different qualifications and they also provide specialist Dementia related development courses.They welcome a wide range of care needs, skilled in enhanced residential care but also many specialist forms of nursing.

The Home, itself, is purpose built and committed to providing care and compassion for up to 50 residents, in particular older adults living with Dementia. These include Palliative Care, Respite Care and Convalescent Care. The residents may require rehabilitation/enablement or continuing care and they also specialise in care for those who also have frailty and mobility needs.

How we can support You

If you come to us for a nursing position, the service doesn't stop here…

Sugarman Health and Wellbeing is a leading recruiter with experience of recruiting for clients in the healthcare sector and we recruit Registered Nurses across all specialities for both the NHS and Private sector.We take the time to understand not only the skills and abilities of our candidates but their long-term career aspirations, as this helps place the right candidate in the right position at the right time. Leading our team is Rebekah, a Registered Nurse and former Home Manager with over 30 years experience. As our Specialist Nurse Recruiter, she offers an excellent understanding of the healthcare sector and what candidates and clients are looking for. We are here to guide you through the whole recruitment process, from the initial CV feedback and to guided interview preparation.

To kickstart your next step, call Georgie or Rebekah today.


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