- Full Time
Registered Nurse in Charge
£28,675 - £35,293 - Based on a 42 hour contract
Salary is dependent upon experience & qualifications
Equivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6
£1000 Welcome Bonus
We are looking for a highly motivated Registered Nurse to join the team at a nursing home in Kendal.
Taking responsibility for the well-being of residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met
Leading, motivating and mentoring to your team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care home
Carrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each resident
Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation
Generally promoting residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvement
What you'll need
A demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and infirm and a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundings
A proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationships
A willingness to coach, guide and support your team on a daily basis, including providing formal and informal programmes of teaching to colleagues and other care professionals
A genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional development
A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times
* Autonomy to practice
* Specially designed Nurse Pathway
* Continuous CPD and access to external scholarships and academic development
* NMC annual pin payment covered (£120)*
* Re-validation Champions
* Accelerated Career Progression
* Staff referral bonus of up to £1000 per referral
* Access to employee health benefits and discounts
* Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home Awards
* A staff health benefit including a confidential hotline to discuss work or home related concerns with professional advisor's, access to free physiotherapy and discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on dental
About the home
Built with traditional Cumbrian stone to the highest specifications, the Home combines a warm, friendly atmosphere with the latest care facilities and modern conveniences.
Each resident has a detailed care plan as well as a named carer and named nurse to ensure their comfort and well-being at all times.
You will be working for a large, private health care organisation, providing expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes.
For more information, please contact Gemma Gill at Search Consultancy on and send your CV (agy)
Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.