Staff Nurse

Recruiter
SCP Recruitment
Location
Leicester
Salary
£16.00 - 16.50 per hour
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SCP Recruitment is a leading Social Care agency with a drive and passion for supporting the sector, the services and most importantly- the people. We pride ourselves on sourcing and supplying the highest quality staff across the sector who are committed to positively enhancing the lives of the people we support.

Our client in Leicester requires a Registered General Nurse who values the quality of care above all else, and has a real passion for making a difference to older people's lives. In return for providing quality personalised care to the residents you will be working for a reputable company who encourage growth and progression.

Your main responsibilities will include:

- Provide committed quality care to the Residents, fulfilling individual wishes and best interests in line with regulatory and legislative requirements.

- Administering prescribed medicines to the Residents.

- Using your passion and drive to support your colleagues, offering coaching and supervision when required.

- Ensuring that reports of ill health and requests for GP visits are followed up promptly and where necessary ensure these are escalated.

- Maintaining accurate records and reports, ensuring Residents individual care plans are reviewed regularly.

- Supervising meals

Your Requirements:

- A valid NMC Pin

- Experience of working within a care environment ideally working with older people..

- Experience of leading, managing and mentoring a team.

- Good communication and organisation skills