Senior Nurse - Mitcheldean
Senior Nurse - Bupa Care HomesLocation: Forest Court Nursing Home, Bradley Court Road, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, GL17 0DRSalary negotiable dependent upon experience, capability & qualificationsEquivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6£1000 Welcome to Bupa BonusAbout the Role At Bupa Care Homes you'll take responsibility for your shift, co-ordinating work and inspiring, motivating and leading the care team to achieve the highest standards of care and make a real difference to the lives of our residents.Making sure that everything runs smoothly, you'll be empowered to make decisions, assess needs, deliver care plans, supervise medication and really get to know our residents and their families. Helping to shape the care homes of the future as we champion dementia care and work with a growing number of PCTs, your RGN/RMN experience will enable you to meet the physical, emotional and social needs of our residents, as part of a wider multi-disciplinary community team. Who we're looking for If you're a talented nurse with first level registration, take on a lead role within our innovative team and make the most of your expertise.You'll work with great autonomy and receive the industry leading support and training you need to progress your career to Unit Manager, Deputy Manager and beyond. Enjoying plenty of variety, as well as complex and interesting work at a home where every day is different, you must be able to delegate effectively, deliver medication and maintain high quality care documentation.What's in it for youBupa Care Homes values its people, so you can expect a competitive pay rate and benefits that include:Autonomy to practiceBupa'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 ChampionsAccelerated Career ProgressionFull time, Part time and bank contracts availableStaff referral bonus of up to £1000 per referralAccess to employee health benefits and discountsInterest free travel ticket loansRecognition 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)About the HomeForest Court is a stunning building set in picturesque countryside near Ross-on-Wye, just outside the village of Mitcheldean. Our home has been tastefully converted and modernised to provide a welcoming place for elderly residents, including those living with dementia. The house retains many of its original features and is set in glorious landscaped grounds which our residents are free to enjoy at any time.Our team of highly trained staff are on-hand 24-hours a day to provide specialist nursing dementia care, as well as respite, palliative and care for those living with Huntington's.Who we are We employ over 27,000 people at more than 300 UK care homes. Job satisfaction is at a record high. We launched the UK's first ever Dementia Champions Programme across 150 care homes. We also reinvest all the money we make - £35 million in care, people and facilities in 2009.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.