Charge Nurse - Hamilton

Recruiter
Embrace
Location
Hamilton
Salary
16.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
GBP16.00 per hour + GBP750 Welcome Bonus* We are looking for a Charge Nurse/Senior Nurse to join our team at Abercorn Care Home based in Hamilton, Lanarkshire. This is a Full Time role working 42 hours per week. Abercorn Care Home specialises in the care of older people and people with dementia. We provide a person-centred approach and place people at the heart of their care programme. Located near Hamilton, this purpose-built care home provides a supportive, friendly and welcoming environment; we support people in maintaining their independence, choice and control over their lives. Responsibilities:Undertake medication administration in accordance with best practice and prevailing NMC guidance and Embrace policies and proceduresCarry out all duties in a safe manner having regard for the health, safety and welfare of self, staff, residents and visitors and report accidents as necessaryAssess, plan, implement and evaluate person centred care for each individual that meets their needs and demonstrates outcomes within the expected time-scalesEstablish and maintain good relationships with the people we support, their relatives and staffEnsure that individuals are safe-guarded in accordance with "No Secrets" legislation, Embrace policy and local safeguarding policyPromote and maintain a good working relationship with all external bodies and commissionersEnsure that the people we support are treated with privacy, dignity and respect at all timesMaintain a sound knowledge of Care Quality Commission (or equivalent) and all other regulatory standardsEnsure individuals receive a nutritious balanced diet and adequate hydration in accordance with their plan of careProvide coaching, training and support to junior staff when applicableBenefits:GBP750 Welcome Bonus*28 days annual leave inc BH*Annual NMC PIN Renewal Reimbursed*Child Care VouchersEye Care VouchersRetail Discount SchemeCost of DBS CheckOn-going Training & DevelopmentEmployee Assistance Programme (EAP)* Terms applyRequirements:Registered Nurse - RMN Valid NMC PIN with no restrictionsSenior experience within a nursing / care home environmentPassion for nursing and delivering high quality careExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsOur positions are subject to PVG disclosures which will be completed upon successful application. All applications will be dealt with on an individual basis in accordance with our policy and organisational requirements.We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.