Registered Nurse (Adult) - Preston

Recruiter
Bupa Care Homes
Location
Preston
Salary
£28,675 - £33,306/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Registered Nurse − Bupa Care Homes - Meadow Bank Care Home£28,675 - £33,306 - Based on a 42 hour contractSalary is dependent upon experience, capability & qualificationsEquivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6£1000 Welcome to Bupa BonusIf you're a dedicated RN with a valid NMC PIN Number, consider a move to Bupa Care Homes. Our aim? To help each and every one of them to live longer, healthier and happier lives. Right now, we're looking for a highly motivated Registered Nurse to join the team at our care home in Bamber Bridge, Preston. Meadow Bank is a 120 bedded care home surrounded by delightful landscaped gardens, situated in a residential area of Clayton Brook, about four miles from Chorley in Lancashire. Meadow Bank is modern and purpose built. It is carefully designed to create a pleasant, well-equipped home for elderly people offering nursing and residential care, respite, and care for those with dementia.Whether providing long or short-term care that includes convalescence, respite and palliative care, our focus is on providing the highest quality service at all times. Is yours?What you'll be doingTaking responsibility for the well-being of our residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are metLeading, motivating and mentoring to your team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care homeCarrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each of our residents Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislationGenerally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvementWhat you'll needA demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and infirm and a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundingsA proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationshipsA 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 professionalsA genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional developmentA respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times What we'll offer you in returnAutonomy to practice Bupa's specially designed Nurse PathwayContinuous CPD and access to external scholarships and academic developmentNMC annual pin payment covered (£120)*Preceptorship Programme for Newly Qualified NursesRe-validation Champions Accelerated Career ProgressionFull time, Part time and bank contracts availableStaff referral bonus of up to £1000 per referralAccess to employee health benefits and discountsRecognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home AwardsBupa Fit - 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 Bupa dentalWe cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)Who we areOur home is made up of four separate houses, each with its own distinct character and each providing different kinds of care for our residents.The four separate houses all have their own comfortable lounge and dining area, both great places for residents to entertain visitors. Our home has been carefully designed to encourage activity within a safe and supportive environment. Our highly trained team of care assistants and registered nurses are on-hand around-the-clock, providing care tailored to each person. We take time to get to know each resident, so we can devise a care plan that suits their needs.Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives. Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It's why we inspire and support our nurses to put our residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.For more information, please visit www.bupa.co.uk/nursingcareersDedicated to making lives better.Be the nurse you want to be.We're really passionate about recruiting our people efficiently. Where possible we'd love to offer our candidates express recruitment service. This means you could join Bupa in just a few days after your application. Interested? Select 'yes' to the 'Express Recruitment' option in your online application and we'll get in touch as soon as possible.Bupa is committed to an environment which will attract, retain and motivate its people. Bupa aims to ensure that every applicant to, or employee of is assessed for employment, promotion and development solely on the basis of personal merit and qualifications, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.*Payment will be made after completion of one year's service.