Staff Nurse - Birmingham

Recruiter
Nurse Plus UK
Location
Birmingham
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking for a Staff Nurse at their Rehabilitation centre

The 12-bed Janet Barnes Unit accommodates those needing neurorehabilitation with complex physical rehabilitation needs. The 10-bed Olive Carter unit specialises in neurobehavioural rehabilitation for those with challenging behaviours, including those requiring sectioning under the Mental Health Act. Finally, the Community Reintegration Unit (CRU) provides neurobehavioural rehabilitation. It has 15 en-suite bedrooms with the flexibility to create independent living flats or bedsits, depending on the needs of the residents. A new spinal unit is there for those with spinal injuries.

DAY TO DAY ACTIVITIES OF A REGISTERED NURSE - RGN

  • Assess residents health and wellbeing across a complex and changing caseload
  • Assist in the delivery of care to meet individuals health and wellbeing needs
  • Work autonomously with minimum supervision
  • Provide and receive complex, sensitive or contentious information
  • Develop your knowledge and skills as an RGN and those of others
  • Assist in maintaining and developing robust and compliant services
  • Contribute to quality improvement
  • Promote best practice as a Registered Nurse
  • Promote peoples equality, diversity and rights
  • Apply clinical reasoning skills to a range of complex and varied scenarios

RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Hold an up to date NMC registration and fully maintained PREP
  • Demonstrate an up to date knowledge and training on topics such as infection control and Health and Safety
  • Competence across a range of nursing skills supported by professional and clinical knowledge
  • Demonstrate principals of accountable practice as a registered Nurse
  • Ability to plan and prioritise
  • Empathy for vulnerable and sick residents
  • The Registered Nurse will be a natural team player with the ability to lead when needed