Registered General Nurses - Birchwood Care Home - Newbury

Recruiter
West Berkshire Council
Location
Newbury
Salary
25951.00 - 30785.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Registered General Nurses - Birchwood Care Home
Employer:
West Berkshire Council
Salary: GBP25,951 - GBP30,785 per annum, pro rata
Location: Birchwood Care Home, Newbury
Contract: Permanent
Working Pattern: Full Time/Part Time
Hours: Full and part time hours available.
DBS Check: Enhanced
Closing Date: 23/07/2017 at 23:55 PM

West Berkshire Council is looking to recruit Registered General Nurses for Birchwood Care Home which provides nursing care and care for frail elderly residents, some with dementia and challenging behaviour; we aim to offer a friendly, safe and secure environment.

We believe our residents have choices about their care, and we promote independence as much as possible. We aim to offer social and emotional support to our residents in order to meet their individual needs.

We are looking for Nurses to provide nursing care to residents in accordance with their assessed needs. We are looking for staff that can;

  • Maintain skills and keep up to date with clinical developments and best practice in areas relevant to care delivery in the home.
  • Undertaken training appropriate to the roll, as agreed with the Home Manager, and ensure learning is shared and transferred into practice.
  • Review the daily delivery of care, including pressure area prevention, nutrition and infection prevention and control procedures. Ensure high standards of care delivery are maintained.
  • To be responsible for the safe and appropriate management, administration and recording of medication, including controlled drugs and oxygen, in accordance with NMC requirements.
  • Act at all times within your own skills and competence in accordance with the NMC code of practice.

All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.

How to apply

Please complete an online application form by clicking on the 'Apply' button.

All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.