Registered Nurse

Exemplar Health Care
£13.40 per hour
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Registered Nurse - RGN/RMN/RNLD

Quarryfields - Doncaster

Quarryfields in situated in the Balby area of Doncaster, and is a 21 bed home for young adults with a learning disability and mental health difficulties that may have complex behavioural needs.

We have two 8 bedroom bungalows (Sandstone and Quartz), one 4 bedroom house (Moonstone) and a bespoke 1 bedroom house. All our bedrooms are en suite and can be personalised to our Service Users taste. We offer access to spacious landscaped gardens complete with patio areas and provide a horticultural area complete with raised beds and a potting shed. We provide a homely supportive environment where service users rights, privacy, choice, dignity, independence and fulfilment are upheld and respected.

If you are a newly qualified nurse and looking for your first position, and would like to specialise in learning disabilities, then our should consider Quarryfields.

We offer a preceptorship programme which allows you to develop your skills and confidence and apply the knowledge that you have gained from your studies and placements to the working environment.

Until you become fully competent, you will be working supernumerary and will be supervised by your dedicated mentor, who will give you all the tools, support and guidance that you need to reach the required level of competence and complete your preceptorship

Typically, your responsibilities will include:

Assessing care needsDelivering hands-on nursing careDeveloping, implementing and evaluating care programmesCommunicating with service users, relatives, visitors and other professionalsSupervising team members to ensure that the shift runs smoothly and efficientlyAdministering, reviewing and monitoring medicationPositive promoting the reputation of the homeComplying with all legal and regulatory policies and proceduresPromoting choice, independence, dignity and respectAdhering to the NMC Code and updating your professional knowledgeThe preceptorship training is in addition to our standard induction programme, which lasts for 7 days, and provides you with all the knowledge that you'll need to understand our ethos and vision, and to deliver the highest quality of nursing care to our service users.

We offer fantastic opportunities for development and progression - one of our Operations Managers started her career with an Exemplar home as a newly qualified nurse, and moved through the ranks of Unit Manager, Clinical Nurse/Deputy Manager, Home Manager - all in the space of 11 years. It's an amazing but realistic achievement. If that is your chosen career path, we'll help you get there.

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