Peripatetic/Regional Registered Nurse - Scotland

Bupa Care Homes
16.50 - 16.50 GBP Hourly
12 Jul 2017
25 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Peripatetic Registered Nurse - Bupa Care Homes

GBP16.50 per hour - Salary is dependent upon experience, capability & qualifications - Equivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6

24, 36, 42 and 48 hour contracts available

This role involves working a mixture of days and nights at our homes throughout the Paisley, Irvine, Glasgow and Barrhead areas, co vering staff shortages, annual leave, sick leave etc

Competitive starting salary, GBP1000 welcome bonus and the opportunity to develop and build a career.

What you'll be doing

Taking responsibility for the well-being of our residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met

Leading, motivating and mentoring a team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care homes

Carrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each of our residents

Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation

Generally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvement

What you'll need

A demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and infirm and a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundings

A proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationships

A willingness to coach, guide and support your team on a daily basis, including providing formal and informal programmes of teaching to colleagues and other care professionals

A genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional development

A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times

What we'll offer you in return

* Autonomy to practice
* Bupa's specially designed Nurse Pathway
* Continuous CPD and access to external scholarships and academic development
* NMC annual pin payment covered (GBP120)*
* Re-validation Champions
* Accelerated Career Progression
* Staff referral bonus of up to GBP1000 per referral
* Access to employee health benefits and discounts
* Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home Awards
* Bupa Fit - a staff health benefit including a confidential hotline to discuss work or home related concerns with professional advisor's, access to free physiotherapy and discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on Bupa dental
* We cover the cost of your PVG Check

Who we are

Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes.

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