Senior Registered Nurse - Dorchester

Recruiter
Appoint Group
Location
Dorchester
Salary
£41,000 - £44,000/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role: Senior Registered Nurse ( RGN / RMN )Location: DorchesterHours: Full time Day or NightsPay: £19.00 - £22.00 per hour ( £41,000 - £44,000 per annum)Benefits: please see belowThis is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced nurse to join a fantastic nursing home with a great reputation and outstanding CQC.Registered Care Categories*: Old AgeYou will be a qualified Registered Nurse ( RGN / RMN ) with a current NMC registration (PIN). As the Senior Nurse, your role will be key in leading the nursing and care teams within the home supported by the Clinical Lead.As a Nurse with impressive clinical skills you will need to demonstrate strong clinical capability within the nursing team, taking responsibility for a variety of complex clinical conditions and decisions. You will promote best practice in matters of wound management, nutrition, tissue viability, catheterisation, venepuncture, peg feeds, syringe drivers, end of life care and other acute clinical interventions.Other duties will include carrying out clinical audits, assessing and updating individual care plans and covering the role of Clinical Lead for the home in their absence.Responsibilities:Supporting and supervising unqualified staff to administer medication in accordance with best practice and prevailing NMC guidance, policies and proceduresCarry out all duties in a safe manner having regard for the health, safety and welfare of self, staff, residents and visitors and report accidents as necessaryAssess, plan, implement and evaluate person centred care for each individual that meets their needs and demonstrates outcomes within the expected time-scalesEstablish and maintain good relationships with the people we support, their relatives and staffEnsure that the people we support are treated with privacy, dignity and respect at all timesMaintain a sound knowledge of Care Quality Commission (or equivalent) and all other regulatory standardsEnsure individuals receive a nutritious balanced diet and adequate hydration in accordance with their plan of careBenefits:competitive rates of pay plus excellent enhancements for nights and weekendsannual professional subscriptions, including NMC registrations paid forsupport with studies and diploma qualifications (depending on job role)excellent inductions, training and 'on the job' supportyou'll be trained to the nationally recognised 'care certificate' standardwe provide fantastic homely environmentswork with friendly teams and a great support network of internal professionalsoffer real career progression opportunitiesannually review salaries and hourly pay ratespaid breaksadditional hours / overtime opportunitieshot meals on duty, choose from the daily menufree uniforms providedcontributory pension schemeDBS background checks at no cost to you'Extras' our exclusive employee discount scheme with access to a free advisory support service for team members and their familiesFor more information or to apply, please call Rebecca on 01489 774213 or email: rebecca.rouse@appointgroup.co.uk