Registered Nurse (RGN or RNLD) – Join a caring team

Eastbourne, Battle, East Sussex
£19.50 - £27.75 per hour
03 Nov 2016
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client’s family are now looking to add additional Registered Nurses (RGN or RNLD) to join ‘S’s current team in the Battle area of East Sussex. £19.50 - £27.75 per hour, our client is also happy to help source accommodation for applicants outside of their geographical area.

“S” is a 20-year-old young man and whilst he has considerable care needs, has the most wonderful personality and sense of humour. “S” regularly attends a further educational establishment twice a week. He likes to go out daily to different local areas and enjoys eating out in different places and enjoys being taken out by his team in his car people watching. Whilst unable to verbalise his communication “S” is very able to make himself understood through signs and noises.

“S” is wheelchair dependant and requires fully assisted 24-hour care, which includes medication and fluids via a naso-gastric tube: he requires tracheal suction and the management of very severe seizures when these occur. At all times, “S” has a Registered Nurse and carer working together.

Whilst past experience of working with severely disabled young people is desirable, your personality, enthusiasm and flexible approach to the requirements of the position are also of significant importance. Your ability to work in a family home and to liaise effectively with the parents of “S” is of crucial importance also. Full training will be provided.

We are looking for full time availability working on a rolling monthly rota of 3 (37 ½ hrs) days week working one week days then one week nights. Working hours are currently managed on a 12-hour day/night shift basis plus a short handover, over 7 days a week. Pay will reflect the successful applicant’s skills and past experience as a Registered Nurse. A substantial meal allowance is given when out with “S” and a pension scheme is being introduced.

A clean driving license and DBS Disclosure required.

If you are enthusiastic and flexible Registered Nurse who could provide the support and the care “S” requires. Please click on apply!

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