Nurse (Complex Needs)

Newcastle Upon Tyne
15.00 - 15.50 GBP Hourly + GBP15 - GBP15.50/hour
25 Sep 2017
23 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Staff Nurse required in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Up to GBP15.50 per hour, Days & Nights available.

Elderly Complex Needs including: Dementia & Challenging Behaviour

Job Setting
My client is based in a quiet residential suburb of Newcastle upon Tyne, specialising in providing person-centred nursing care for people who have dementia, and to those who show distressed reactions and have a range of complex needs. This is a purpose-built home set in safe, enclosed spacious gardens. Shops, a leisure centre and park are all within easy walking distance.

The home has lounges for relaxing quietly and where residents can take part in activities, as well as a sensory room offering stimulation and relaxation.

All 47 bedrooms have en-suites, and are decorated to the resident's choice The home also has a nine-bed specialist unit for those requiring specialist treatment.

Staff Nurse Skills and responsibilities
Monitoring blood sugar levels and IV
Wound management
Administering oxygen
Putting together treatment plans
Overseeing a team of care assistants
Liaising with GP and multi-disciplinary team

Company benefits
• Induction and ongoing training and CPD opportunities
• Preceptorship and mentorship programmes
• Competitive pay rates
• Employee Benefit Scheme
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Life Assurance Scheme
• Contributory Personal Pension Scheme
• Uniforms provided
• Nurse Referral Scheme

Staff Nurse Requirements
Hold a relevant nursing qualification
Be registered with the NMC
Have satisfactory references
Have the right to work in the UK

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