Registered Nurse - Kenwith Castle - Barnstaple

Expiring today

Care South
02 Dec 2017
12 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join the team at Kenwith Castle, our friendly elderly care nursing home near Bideford, North Devon Salary - £15.25 per hour with paid breaks Hours - Full or part-time hours Day and/or night shifts are available As a nurse at Kenwith Castle you'll be part of our friendly care team who are pivotal to our residents' day-to-day enjoyment of a dignified and fulfilling life. You'll take responsibility for care planning and drug administration in this supportive working environment. In addition regular contact with residents' families and friends, as well as with other health professionals, is part of this role and will need to be managed confidentially and sensitively. About Kenwith Castle Kenwith Castle, a Care South Country House Nursing Home, is a lovely place to work. Surrounded by acres of well-groomed grounds near Bideford, in North Devon, the home provides high quality nursing and residential care tailored to the needs of individual residents. For more details about Kenwith Castle please go to About Care South As a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day. About you:You will be RGN or RMN qualified with a current NMC PIN. Ideally you will bring prior experience of working with older people in a nursing home environment, however we will also consider and support qualified nurses who want to continue their career in this setting.You must be highly conscientious in your approach to work and able to work independently and lead a shift, including supervising care assistants. On duty you will take the lead on delivering clinical care to resident with a range of nursing needs and liaising with external clinical professionals including GP's and hospital doctors.We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes:Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and developmentCareer opportunitiesPaid BreaksCompany Pension and Life Assurance SchemesCare South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discountsCycle to Work Scheme and Child Care VouchersDBS check paid by us and uniform providedCare South Stars Annual Staff Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teams28 days annual leave (including bank holidaysNMC registration paid by usFor an informal discussion please contact Rae Vanstone or Amanda Williams on 01237 470060.