Staff Nurse - Elderly Care - London

Recruiter
Health Recruit Network
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£16.00 - £16.80/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Staff Nurse required in Balham, London, up to £37000.00 per annum, Days or Nights, 37.5-44 hours p/w, Good CQC

Elderly, Dementia, Early Stage Dementia, Palliative Care, Old Age, Secure

Job Setting
My client requires a dedicated and flexible Staff Nurse to work within a state of the art, purpose built nursing home in London. They are looking for someone who will provide high quality holistic care to residence with early stage dementia. My client has a strong focus on promoting independence and quality of life by providing on site activities such as art sessions, cooking and baking, pottery and gardening. You must be polite, respectful and support residents in maintaining dignity and confidence at all times.

My client provides a variety of nursing services through several separate units on the one site ranging from independent living, early stage dementia and a secure dementia unit. The client also provides general treatment and care to elderly residents, and offers palliative care services.

The nursing home is set on a large, beautiful central site with an extensive outdoor area for both residents and staff alike to enjoy. There is an on site children`s nursery which supports and organises daily activities together enabling the residents and children to interact and celebrate all stages of life.

Staff Nurse (RGN) Skills and responsibilities

- Dementia Care
- Monitoring blood sugar levels
- Competent medication management
- Wound management
- Developing and maintaining individualised care plans
- Liaising with GP and multi-disciplinary team

Company benefits

- Extensive ongoing training and support
- Great development opportunities for the right candidate
- A large, expert and welcoming multidisciplinary team
- A welcoming and friendly work environment

Staff Nurse (RGN) Requirements

- Hold a relevant nursing qualification
- Be registered with the NMC
- Have good references
- Have the right to work in the UK

Job Ref
RH10334
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