Registered Nurse - Permanent

Handsale Ltd
06 Nov 2019
11 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Registered Nurse - Permanent Role
(Part time night shift hours per week + £2.00 per hour enhancement for hours covered over contract)

If you love focusing on the care of individuals so that they may attain, maintain and recover optimal health and quality of life, this is the right opportunity for you!

We are a leading provider of residential, nursing and EMI care homes in the UK. Right now, we are actively hiring for a professional and experienced Registered Nurse to join our Team in Saltcoates Ayrshire.

Caledonia Care Home - Handsale Ltd

The home caters 90 residents and offers Nursing and Residential care. We care for people those with Dementia, Old Age & Physically Disabled. Facility & Services we offer are Palliative Care, Respite Care, Convalescent Care, Alzheimer's Care, Cancer Care, Stroke, Colitis & Crohn's Disease and Separate EMI Unit.

  • Highly Competitive rates of pay (£15.52 hourly)
  • + £2.00 per hour enhancement for hours covered over contract
  • 28 days holiday entitlement
  • Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
  • Excellent training and support
  • Established, Reputable, Forward Thinking Employer

In collaboration with Home Manager, you will be required to contribute toward achieving the highest possible standard of care, through direct nursing care and effective supervision of Staff Members. To take management responsibility for a shift as directed.

Responsibilities and Duties of Staff Nurse

  • To promote independence & improve mobility in the elderly & dementia residents
  • To lead, motivate and mentor your staff team, deliver guidance, training and development opportunities to ensure work practices are safe and conform to standards
  • Focus not only on the physical ailments associated with aging, but also with mental impairments
  • Identify client's care requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual residents and other relevant persons
  • Carry out regular checks on Clients at intervals determined by the Home Manager
  • Ensure that Clients' Care Plans are completed and maintained and in accordance with NMC guidelines & Company policy
  • Administer prescribed medicines and document the same in accordance with the Company's procedure and NMC guidelines
  • To ensure the correct ordering, storage and administration of drugs in accordance with client's requirements, medical and pharmaceutical agencies
  • Maintain accurate records and ensure that each Client within the Care home has an individualised Care Plan & Client Care Plans are reviewed
  • Ensure a clear and concise handover report is given to all relevant Staff Members at the end of each shift
  • Report any ill health amongst Clients and make requests for GP / Professional visits where necessary
  • Adhere to all appropriate NMC guidelines / regulations
  • To participate, promote and engender the quality culture of Handsale Care
  • Group by adhering to Quality Assurance Systems

Qualifications and Skills

  • Active NMC Registration / PIN
  • Satisfactory CRB / DBS checks
  • Experience / Qualification in care for relevant client category (Elderly Care)


If you are a proactive, professionally presented registered nurse & want to be part of a growing organisation, this could be your next long term role.

Let us know about your willingness. Send your CV today by clicking on the Apply button below.