RGN Nurse - Preston

Recruiter
Thistle Recruitment
Location
Preston
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Thistle Recruitment is recruiting for the vacancy of REGISTERED NURSE - RGN on behalf of a prestigious care home for residents with physical disability,Huntington's disease,spinal injuries and mental health issues.We are looking for an experienced Nurse (RGN Qualified), who will guide the clinical team throughout their day to day tasks.
Responsibilities:
- You will be a qualified and experienced nurse (RGN) who has a proven track record
- You will provide leadership within the clinical team and be a nurse that leads by example and acts as a champion for resident's safety and dignity.
- Address highly sensitive and complex care issues with patients and carers who may have physical/psychological/social/cultural barriers to communication
- Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required
Desirable Skills/Knowledge:
- PEGS
- Wound Management
- Catheterisation (male/female/suprapubic)
- IV medication administration
- Use of syringe drivers
- Excellent medicines management
The candidate must be Responsible RGN with experience of working with older people is required as are excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to plan, allocate and delegate work appropriately are also essential.
For more information please give us a call on 01412950023 or 0333 772 0782 (free within inclusive minute packages or local rates apply) or send your CV to us at applications@thistle-recruitment.co.uk