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Staff Nurse

Posted 1 week ago

First Choice Ballymena are recruiting for a Registered Nurse to work in an established Nursing Home setting looking after patients with Dementia. This particular role is based in Ballymena and is due to start on 15th November 2021.  The pay rate is £19 – £23 per hour, successful candidates will be working on a rota basis to cover day duties and night duties – weekend cover will be required with this role. This role is expected to last 6-9 months with potential to be extended. As a core member of the Nursing team you will be expected to work both individually with Residents and within the team of care staff to provide the highest standards of care to all residents within the Nursing Home.

Job Duties

  • Act as a Named Nurse for a group of clients
  • Ensure all Staff Members contribute, to the efficient running of the Home
  • Liaise with appropriate services as necessary i.e. GP, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapists, and Podiatrists etc.
  • Ensure Client Care Plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with all relevant bodies
  • When In charge, undertake to ensure that high standards of personal care for clients are achieved by all staff
  • Administer prescribed medicines and document the same in accordance with the Company’s procedure and NMC guidelines
  • Ensure clients receive adequate nutritional intake to their requirements
  • Essential Criteria

  • Must be a Registered experienced Nurse – Newly Qualified Nurses will be considered
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly
  • Live Registration with NMC and Adhere to all appropriate guidelines / regulations
  • To have, or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses and meetings
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures within the defined timescales
  • Desired Criteria

  • Experience in a similar role in a similar setting
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Team Player
  • More Information

    What We Will Offer You:

    • £19 - £23 per hour (Depending on shift worked)
    • Inclusion into company pension scheme
    • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
    • Free Uniform
    • Positive Work Environment

    The Nitty Gritty:

    • Hours of work are 8am – 8pm, 8am – 2pm, 2pm – 8pm, 8pm – 8am
    • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
    • Closing date of advertisement 04.11.2021 @ 5.00pm
    • Start Date for role 15th November 2021

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