Registered General Nurse

Recruiter
Care UK
Location
IP14 5GD, Stowmarket
Salary
Up To £17.50 Per Hour
Posted
07 Jun 2019
Closes
05 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Permanent

Registered Nurse /Staff Nurse - NIGHTS - RGN, RMN, RNLD – Stowmarket, Suffolk - £16.50ph DAYS - 17.50ph NIGHTS plus benefits

Are you experienced in supporting older people with complex care needs? Are you an organised, methodical Nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change? Then you can build a fast-moving nursing career with Care UK and help our residents get more out of life every day.

What you’ll do

Leading the care team during your shifts, you will make certain that we fully meet residents’ medical, physical and emotional requirements. Ensuring compliance with our clinical governance framework, you will mentor and motivate colleagues, champion residents’ safety and dignity and drive continuous improvement, whilst acting as Named Nurse for your own portfolio of service users.

Where you’ll work

Cedrus House is a three-storey curved building overlooking the village pond on Creeting Road East in Stowmarket. All of the 70 bedrooms are spacious and have their own en-suite facilities as well as quality furnishings and fittings, including a 24-hour nurse call system. Residents are very welcome to bring their own treasured possessions if they want to make their rooms feel more like home.

Who you are

An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools. You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.

Who we are

With 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, we provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, patient-centred approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, with three new homes planned for next year, so we can offer wide-ranging career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.

What we offer

As one of our valued nurses you can benefit from both clinical and management training, enabling you to become a clinical lead, senior trainer or home manager. You can also expect competitive pay of £16.50ph days and £17.50ph nights plus benefits including bank holiday enhancements, paid DBS check, cycle to work scheme, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.

Where you'll work

Cedrus House opened in 2015, delivering round-the-clock, personalised, residential and nursing care for older people.

Our dedicated care team at Cedrus House focuses on enabling residents to get the very most out of every day, whatever their needs and abilities. Expert care is also available for those living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

When your loved one joins us at Cedrus House we want to get to know them and your family. We then use what we’ve learned to put together a personalised care plan that will meet their individual needs. We find out what their likes and dislikes are, what food they enjoy and what hobbies and interests they have.  We’ll learn about their life stories and the hobbies they’ve always enjoyed so we can plan activities – and even menus – that will mean they enjoy the best possible lifestyle.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.