Nurse (Dementia)

Health Recruit Network
£31500 - £32500/annum
07 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Staff Nurse required in Derbyshire, £32000 per annum. Days & Nights available - Full time

Elderly Care - Specialist Dementia

Job Setting
My client requires a dedicated Staff Nurse to work within a Specialist Dementia nursing home in Derbyshire.

This is a purpose built home opened in2003. It is located to the North of Derby and was specially designed based on research in how to best assist those with dementia. The home is decorated in warm pastel shades with corridor carpets being one continuous colour and breaks are avoided to prevent confusion. The doors to bathrooms and toilets have signs so that the different facilities can be recognised and used. Communal areas are easily viewable in order to encourage entry and are designed to be reminiscent of domestic homes, helping to create a sense of familiarity and contentment.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established team of caring nurses with mixed skills who deliver excellent care and lead a team of staff to meet the needs and care for our residents who live with dementia. You will have excellent clinical skills and a naturally caring approach.

Staff Nurse Skills and responsibilities
Monitoring blood sugar levels and IV
Wound management
Administering oxygen
Putting together treatment plans
Overseeing a team of care assistants
Liaising with GP and multi-disciplinary team

Company benefits
Sick pay
Pension scheme
Fully funded ongoing training
Life Assurance
Childcare and retail vouchers
Discount scheme
Free uniform
Cost of DBS provided
Great development opportunities for the right candidate

Staff Nurse Requirements
Hold a relevant nursing qualification
Be registered with the NMC
Have satisfactory references
Have the right to work in the UK

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