Registered General Nurse - Cooksons Court

Employer
Somerset Care
Location
West Camel, UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
26 Sep 2020

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Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
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Night Nurse (RGN)

Location: Yeovil, Cooksons Court Nursing Home

Salary: £37,456 - £38,552 - Apply today and get £2000 bonus *

Full Time / Nights

Our nurses and care teams are at the heart of our high quality person-centred care. The passion our teams have for supporting well being, customer care and individualized nursing support is exceptional.

Cookson's Court, our 60+bed residential and nursing home located in Yeovil, are looking for an experienced full time Nurse, working nights to join the team. Led by our experienced Clinical Manager, you will work as part of our incredible team of nursing professionals and care staff, all of whom are passionately committed to making a difference to the lives of those in their care and ensuring the home provides first class quality care at all times.

This full time position, working nights offers shifts that typically start at 7.45 through to 8 am over 5 out of 7 days with weekend shifts included.

In this incredibly rewarding role, no two days are the same, with your responsibilities including; Assessing, planning and implementing clinical care, Assisting with service user reviews, Assisting with clinical interventions and supervision, Assisting with daily living routines and personal care, Administering medicines and treatments, Maintaining CQC compliance, best practice and safeguarding standards,Supporting family members and much more.

To join us you'll need:

  • Valid NMC registration with a current NMC Pin
  • Ideally 12 months post registration experience, competent in all basic RN procedures
  • Excellent clinical track record, able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of person-centered care, CQC care practices, nursing theory and best practice
  • A caring, kind and professional approach, passionate about exceptional standards of care to support older people
  • To possess excellent interpersonal skills to enable concise meaningful and compassionate communication with colleagues, customers and their families
  • A flexible, collaborative 'can do' approach with strong work ethics, able to work cohesively with a multi-disciplined team and engage with new ideas


Cooksons Court hold a 'Good' CQC rating and is accredited the Platinum status in the Gold Standards Framework. This particular care setting provides nursing and care provision inclusive of compassionate end of life care, a dedicated nursing and therapy led reablement suite, day care and respite breaks. Working with Somerset County Council and Yeovil District Hospital, our Pippin floor offers a dedicated nursing and therapy-led reablement suite, specially designed to provide additional support to those returning home following a stay in hospital. Cooksons Court offers the ideal environment for someone wishing to progress their nursing career, developing new skills and specialisms.

Benefits of the RGN role:

We never underestimate the hard work and commitment our care teams provide and we value and respect our colleagues for everything they do We offer a wide range of benefits listed below, but there is so much more to this role.
  • £up to £38, 552 dependent on experience
  • Up to £2,000 WELCOME BONUS (T&C's apply)
  • 28 days paid annual leave, inclusive of Bank Holidays (pro rata based on hours)
  • Enhanced pay for bank holidays, Christmas & New Year
  • Automatic enrolment in our company pension
  • Free DBS checks
  • Free or subsidised meals
  • Full company induction programme
  • Excellent ongoing training support thereafter (mandatory, specialist & development)
  • Opportunities for career progression across the Group
  • Long service awards, Annual Care Awards and staff recognition schemes
  • Discounts of up to 20% across hundreds of retailers & online via MyCaringRewards
  • Access to a proportion of your earnings before payday via our Wagestream system


About Us

At Somerset Care our values and culture are what makes us different. It's a culmination of all the things we do and the way we do them that makes us a very special company to work for.

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As one of the major care providers in Southern England and one of the largest not for profit care companies in the UK, we offer a range of care and support services to assist those that need our help the most. We're proud to put the needs of our customers at the heart of everything we do.

If you would like to be part of our team making a real difference to people's lives apply today, or to find out more, please contact our Recruitment Team on 01823 448321

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