Registered Nurse - Bank

Recruiter
Exemplar Health Care
Location
Lancashire
Posted
09 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Thames House, Rochdale £16.79 per hour - Bank Hours Thames House is a specialist service for people with Huntingtons Disease. We cater for their physical and mental health and our care and treatment is bespoke. We also have people with acquired brain injury, parkinsons , MS and diabetes. We have a dedicated activities team undertaking group or 1:1 sessions. We have transport available for outings. Service users are encouraged to be independent and make their own decisions and choices. Staff support people to attend appointments and liase with families. About the job…… So, as a nurse within an Exemplar home, what will your role be? It will be varied but the main focus will be on delivering hands-on person centred care to our service users and will include: Acting as a named nurse Administering, reviewing and monitoring medications Assessing care needs Putting together care plans and reviewing them as and when necessary Supervising the care team to ensure that the shift runs smoothly and efficiently Promoting choice, independence, dignity and respect About you…… We expect that you will be a first level nurse (RGN/RMN/RNLD) with a current PIN. More importantly though, you’ll need to be passionate about what you do, and that means leading by example. You’ll need to be well organised, be able work on your own initiative and make decisions, whilst working collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You should be up to date with current evidence based practice and have a working knowledge of CQC Standards and Regulations. What do we offer….. Your first seven days will be spent in a classroom environment, where you’ll complete a comprehensive induction and training programme, designed to give you all the information that you’ll need before you start working in the home. Our homes offer a rewarding and stimulating working environment, where you will enjoy a varied role. Working for an Exemplar home means that you‘ll have genuine prospects for career development, so whether your goal is to move into a more senior post or to simply improve your clinical skills, we can support you on your chosen career path. Benefits Perkz- an online benefits scheme that offers market-leading offers and discounts with high street and online retailers. If you would like to find out more please contact the recruitment team on 01709 565700.