Nurse in Harpenden at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Harpenden
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2019

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Working hours and salary

Up to £18.50 per hour depending on experience (Plus paid breaks)

  • £2.00 per hour overtime enhancement / £1.50 per hour weekend enhancement
  • Overtime opportunities are available across all our Bupa care homes

Full-time contracts: 36 or 42 hours per week, days or nights (minimum permanent contract is 12 hours)

Our Clients benefits

  • A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and CPD
  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
  • NMC annual pin payment covered
  • Cost of your DBS Check covered (£44)
  • Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift
  • Employee health benefits including Smile Everyday - a health and well-being package available to all permanent employees giving access to 24/7 health lines along with online well-being tools. Discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on Bupa dental care
  • Employee retail benefits including retailer discounts, interest free travel ticket loans and a Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
  • 20 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays

What you'll be doing

  • Taking responsibility for the well-being of our residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met
  • Leading, motivating and mentoring to your team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care home
  • Carrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each of our residents
  • Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation
  • Generally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvement


What you'll need

  • A demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and infirm and a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundings
  • A proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationships
  • A willingness to coach, guide and support your team on a daily basis, including providing formal and informal programmes of teaching to colleagues and other care professionals
  • A genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional development
  • A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times
  • RN status and a valid NMC PIN

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.