Registered Nurse - Uckfield - Full or Part time

Recruiter
Bupa Social Care
Location
Uckfield
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Registered Nurse - Bupa Care Homes

£28,000 - £31,600 - Based on a 42 hour contract

Salary is dependent upon experience, capability & qualifications

Equivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6

£1000 Welcome to Bupa Bonus

Copper Beech - CQC Ratings - Good

If you're a dedicated RN with a valid NMC PIN Number, consider a move to Bupa Care Homes. Right now, we're looking for a highly motivated Registered Nurse to join the team at our care home in Uckfield. Whether providing long or short-term care that includes convalescence, respite and palliative care, our focus is on providing the highest quality service at all times.

What you'll be doing

Taking responsibility for the well-being of our residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met

Leading, motivating and mentoring to your team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care home

Carrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each of our residents

Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation

Generally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvement

What you'll need

A demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and infirm and a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundings

A proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationships

A willingness to coach, guide and support your team on a daily basis, including providing formal and informal programmes of teaching to colleagues and other care professionals

A genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional development

A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times

What we'll offer you in return

  • Autonomy to practice
  • Bupa's specially designed Nurse Pathway
  • Continuous CPD and access to external scholarships and academic development
  • NMC annual pin payment covered (£120)*
  • Preceptorship Programme for Newly Qualified Nurses
  • Re-validation Champions
  • Accelerated Career Progression
  • Full time, Part time and bank contracts available
  • Staff referral bonus of up to £1000 per referral
  • Access to employee health benefits and discounts
  • Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home Awards
  • Bupa 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 dental
  • We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)

About The Home

Set in a residential area close to the attractive East Sussex town of Uckfield and surrounded by pretty gardens, Copper Beech is a comfortable and modern care home.

We want our residents to feel at home with us, so we balance providing care when it's needed with helping them to be as independent as possible. The layout and relaxed, homely atmosphere encourages our residents to enjoy Copper Beech in their own individual way.

Our home offers different levels of short and long-term care depending on the support each resident needs, which includes convalescence, respite, post-operative and palliative care.

Who we are

Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.

Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It's why we inspire and support our nurses to put our residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.

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