Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN, RNLD)

22.00 - 22.00 GBP Hourly + GBP22/hour
09 Feb 2017
24 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client's family are looking to add more registered nurses (RGN or RNLD) to join a young man's current team we are looking for full time availability working on a rolling monthly rota of 3 nights (36.75 hrs) a week.
Hourly rate of pay GBP22.00 per hour. In the Battle area of East Sussex Area.

Our client is a 20-year-old young man and whilst he has considerable care needs, has the most wonderful personality and sense of humour. He is wheelchair dependent and requires fully assisted 24-hour care, which includes medication and fluids via a naso-gastric tube; he requires tracheal suction and the management of very severe seizures when these occur. At all times, our young man has a registered nurse and carer working together. Whilst unable to verbalise his communication he is very able in making himself understood through signs and noises.

Our client regularly attends a further educational establishment twice a week. He likes to go out daily to different local areas and enjoys eating out in different places and he enjoys being taken out by his staff in his car and 'people watching'

Whilst past experience of working with severely disabled young people is desirable, your personality, enthusiasm and flexible approach to the requirements of the position are also of significant importance. Your ability to work in a family home and to liaise effectively with my client's parents is of crucial importance also. Full training will be provided.

Working hours are currently managed on a 12-hour night shift basis plus a short handover over 7 days a week. Current need is for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights. Pay will reflect the successful applicant's skills and past experience, but will be based on band 6 to band 7 NHS rates. A pension scheme is being introduced.

A Clean driving licence and enhanced DBS Disclosure required.

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