Staff Nurse / RMN - GBP16.00ph

16.00 - 16.00 GBP Hourly + GBP16/hour
13 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About the role:
We are recruiting for a Registered Nurse (RGN or RMN) to join our fantastic service in Woolwell, Plymouth.
With a service of 40 service users and a staff team of over 60 to support service users with physical disabilities and neuro disabilities; the successful candidate will be RNM/RGN qualified, have a sound knowledge of social role valorisation, good clinical and care planning skills and be flexible to meet the individual needs of the service users.

Benefits of being a CareTech employee include:
• GBP16.00 per hour
• 28 days' annual leave including bank holidays
• Career progression path within the company
• Employee Assistance Helpline
• Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
• Retail discount vouchers
• DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us
• Free on-site parking

Key Responsibilities for the role include:
• To function as care co-ordinator for named clients and to assist in ensuring individuals' needs are addressed pro-actively through sound care planning including meeting clinical needs.
• Working in accordance with UKCC code of Professional Practice and scope of Professional Practice.
• To promote the principles of social role valorisation.
• To encourage effective working relationships within the house and with the multi-disciplinary team approach to promote a high quality service.
• To promote a therapeutic environment in line with the principles of ordinary living.
• To assist in the management of a defined staff team including the supervision of staff, including the leading of shifts on a day-to-day basis.
• To promote and maintain effective communication systems.
• To undertake other duties within the framework of the post and commensurate with the grade.
• Assess all aspects of Client care needs and provide health supervision and direct Nursing care when required.

About CareTech:
CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services.
CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care. We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents; to enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care.

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.

Successful candidates will be contacted within 7 working days.