Registered Nurse - Beauchamp House - Taunton
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join the team at Beauchamp House, our friendly elderly care nursing home near Taunton Salary - £15.75 per hour with paid breaks (pending pay review at the end of March) Hours - Part-time 12 hours per week, plus extra shifts often available As a nurse at Beauchamp House 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. The clinical team at Beauchamp House take particular pride in the first class palliative/end of life care they provide. Beauchamp House in the village of Hatch Beauchamp and provides high quality residential and nursing care. The home has been renovated and extended to provide two new wings in keeping with the original Georgian architectural style to deliver the highest standards of care to residents. This means a superb working environment for nurses wishing to further their career in the care sector. For more details about Beauchamp House please see: http://www.care-south.co.uk/homes/beauchamp-house/ This role will involve covering early (7.45am to 2pm) and late (1.45pm to 8pm) shifts or long days, including alternate weekends and some Bank Holidays (plus pay enhancements).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.Exceptional rewards and professional support:Enhanced pay for working bank holidaysPaid breaksPension SchemeLife AssuranceCare South Savers - access to a range of on-line and high street discountsCycle to Work SchemeChild Care VouchersDBS Check paid by usNMC registration paid by usUniform provided28 days annual leave (including bank holidays)Excellent induction and ongoing commitment to your training and developmentCare South Stars Annual Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teamsFor a friendly discussion about this role please contact Sara Maynard or Amanda Cather on 01823 481500. 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.