36000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual + GBP36000/annum
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am actively seeking both Registered General nurses and Mental health nurses for a specialist Dementia service based in Coventry. The home provides specialist care for adults with severe and enduring mental illness combined with physical illness/disabilities, including those with dementia. As the successful nurse, this will be an opportunity to work within a large multi-disciplinary team who are compassionate about caring for the residents with conditions such as schizophrenia, bi-polar affective disorder and personality disorders. The home also provides care to people with young onset dementia and those with advanced cognitive degeneration whose challenging behaviour that can benefit from the home specialist care.

You will need to be RGN or RMN qualified with a valid NMC pin in order to apply for this position.

• Administering medication and carrying out other nursing procedures
• Developing, implementing and evaluating programmes of care
• Maintaining care records
• Supervise and teach care staff
• Provide information on the condition of residents at each handover, and to management and visiting health care professionals when required
• Ensure that medications are ordered, stored and administered in accordance with the law, current guidelines and internal procedures
• Participate in Unit meetings, as required, and make contributions as a member of the unit team, undertaking specific projects where appropriate.
• As directed by the clinical nurse manager, contribute to the effective and efficient day to day leadership and management of the service.
• A commitment to patient-centred care and to values-based and evidence-based practice

• Must be able to evidence validation of continuing professional development
• You must RMN qualified

All applicants must have
• A valid NMC pin
• Experience of working in a similar setting previously

Competitive salary dependent on experience

All applicants will be checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

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