Nurse in Chertsey at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chertsey
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/18/2019

Job Description

Job Title: Registered General Nurse - RGN

Number of Hours: 37.5

Pay: 19.00ph

Job Description

Our Cklient is looking to recruit an experienced Registered General Nurse in to their luxury home, offering a sign on bonus of £1000 and an additional annual retention bonus of £1000 for every years work with us. Signature pays for registration fees and gives full re-validation support.

Are you an RGN passionate about working with the elderly?

Are you fed up of not being rewarded for your hard work and dedication to your job? Do you want to work in a luxurious, modern care home where you can contribute to giving residents the highest quality of life? If you answered yes to these then Signature Senior Lifestyle should be your next career move.

About the role:

Here at Signature we recognise how important the work of a Nurse is to the lives of our residents and we believe in rewarding those who continually strive for excellence. We are looking for an RGN who will be primarily responsible for promoting and delivering person-centred care within Signature's care philosophy.

Specific duties and responsibilities are, but not limited to;

  • Provide leadership and guidance for the running of a defined area, ensuring resident care is delivered in line with their Personal Care Needs Assessment.
  • To act as a role model for all staff and to ensure that a consistent high standard of nursing care is provided.
  • Provide direct care for residents including washing, dressing, support with nutrition and hydration.
  • Extend clinical competencies and nursing practice to offer comprehensive services, for example venepuncture, IVI therapy, ear syringing and so on.
  • Support a learning culture providing skills-based experiential learning to Care Services staff and act as a mentor.
  • Lead in managing monthly routine medication for a defined area. This may include supporting and mentoring Lead Carers to take on this role in residential areas under their supervision.

Job Requirements

About you:

To succeed in this role you will need to display excellent organisational skills with an eye for detail, making sure our residents have the best care possible. We are looking for an individual with the following attributes:

  • The ability to ensure that residents' needs, wishes and aspirations are acknowledged and met where possible.
  • Kind and caring disposition with a real commitment to delivering the highest level of care at all times.
  • Active NMC Registration
  • Ability to prioritise workload and be able to work under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate and manage interpersonal relationships, including influencing skills.
  • A self-motivating and pro-active individual, always wanting to learn and develop themselves in their role.

About our Benefits:

Here at Signature, we recognise that extra special efforts should not go unrewarded and that is why we provide a number of special incentives and bonuses that can be earned throughout your time working for the company.

  • £1000* annual retention bonus (*terms and conditions apply)
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Uniforms provided
  • Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Refer a friend and get a cash bonus
  • Study support
  • Holiday discounts

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