Registered General Nurse

Recruiter
Social Care Direct
Location
Bootle, Sefton
Salary
£25740 - £25750/annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am actively seeking a Registered General Nurse for a care home that specialise in care for adults over the ages of 65 who suffer from varying levels of dementia and require general nursing requirements. This position is for 33 hours per week, with weekend work included.

You will need to be nurse qualified for this role with a valid NMC pin.

Duties:
• Administering medication and carrying out other nursing procedures
• Developing, implementing and evaluating programmes of care
• Maintaining care records
• Supervise and teach care staff
• Provide information on the condition of residents at each handover, and to management and visiting health care professionals when required
• Ensure that medications are ordered, stored and administered in accordance with the law, current guidelines and internal procedures
• Report and record all incidents and accidents arising in the home
• Assisting care staff in providing personal care to our male and female residents, and attending to all aspects of their needs

Experience:
• Must be able to demonstrate sound knowledge of relevant physical conditions which residents may present with.
• Must be able to demonstrate an awareness of psychological conditions residents may present with as a part of their pathology.
• Must be able to evidence validation of continuing professional development
• You must RGN qualified

All applicants must have
• A valid NMC pin

Salary
£15.00 per hour + additional benefits

All applicants will be checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

If the role is of interest please click apply or contact Veronica on (Apply online only) for more information