Registered General Nurse

Recruiter
Care UK
Location
Aberdeenshire
Salary
14.00 - 14.50 GBP Hourly
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Registered General Nurse - Tor Na Dee
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
GBP14.00 to GBP14.50 per hour plus benefits

Are you experienced in supporting older people with complex care needs?

Are you an organised, methodical Nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change?

Then you can build a fast-moving nursing career with Care UK and help our residents get more out of life every day.

What you'll do

Leading the care team during your shifts, you will make certain that we fully meet residents' medical, physical and emotional requirements. Ensuring compliance with our clinical governance framework, you will mentor and motivate colleagues, champion residents' safety and dignity and drive continuous improvement, whilst acting as Named Nurse for your own portfolio of service users.

Where you'll work

We provide residential, respite and nursing care for older people, including individuals with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia, physical disabilities or learning disabilities. We also offer supportive and compassionate end of life care.

Our friendly, dedicated team makes sure that each resident feels settled and that their loved ones feel welcome at all times. We support everyone to carry on doing the things that are important to them, so that they can stay as active and independent as possible. We offer residents lots of choices and always involve them in decisions about their care. And all of our activities are based around residents' own interests and abilities.

Tor-Na-Dee is a very vibrant home - we have a beautiful countryside setting but are still very close to all that the city has to offer. We aim to be innovative in everything we do and are always looking for new ideas to bring into the home. We have an active relatives' group - the members recently worked with a counsellor to produce the very successful 'Relatives' guide to Tor-Na-Dee'.

Who you are

An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools.
You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.

Who we are

With 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, we provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, patient-centred approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, with three new homes planned for next year, so we can offer wide-ranging career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.

What we offer

As one of our valued nurses you can benefit from both clinical and management training, enabling you to become a clinical lead, senior trainer or home manager.
You can also expect competitive pay of between GBP14.00 and GBP14.50 per hour, a choice of day, night or weekend shifts and comprehensive benefits including 25 days' annual leave, a stakeholder pension and life assurance scheme, bank holiday enhancements, paid DBS check, child care vouchers, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.

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