Purpose of the role: 

Working within our Care Homes you will be a key member of the team and will help shape the Home’s approach to providing the highest standard of skilled personalised nursing care. You will be responsible for ensuring the high performance of a multi-disciplinary team. Supervising, training and developing care colleagues in providing the best quality of care to the people we support. This role would suit likeable, caring, enthusiastic and motivated candidates who are passionate and committed to serving our residents, their family and friends. Our shift patterns are flexible with days, nights and weekend working required.

Your role in the Balhousie team: 

As a newly qualified Nurse Balhousie Care Group will provide you with a number of learning and development opportunities to allow you to enhance your clinical skills and knowledge. We can support you through a number of additional training opportunities for example: Male Catheterisation, Vena Puncture and Anaphylaxis

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate our Residents’ health and social care needs
  • Create and maintain an environment in which all employees can contribute to providing a high standard of skilled nursing care and personalised support to each of our Residents
  • Help people live a full and enjoyable life within their own capabilities in the Home
  • Demonstrate excellence in the delivery of all clinical procedures related to Resident care
  • Ensure Nursing administrative processes are delivered efficiently to legislative requirements and accurate information is reported to the Home Manager
  • Take responsibility as the person in charge when required

Essential Qualities and Skills: 

  • A qualified Nurse (RGN or RMN), with an active NMC PIN number, or the ability to apply for PIN number within three months
  • Genuine interest in working with the relevant Resident group
  • Satisfactory Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) check
  • Strong team player, seen as a credible role model to all Employees
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Flexibility to work shifts
  • Act with the utmost integrity at all times

Desired Qualities and Skills: 

  • Previous experience working in a care setting would be an advantage

Pay and Benefits: 

  • A starting salary between £25,350 and £27,925 per annum
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Retail, Holiday and Leisure discounts
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Helpline
  • Childcare vouchers

 

 

Please specify on your application:

  • The care home/location you are applying to
  • The month you are due to graduate

 

Date posted: 1st August 2017

Closing Date: 31st January 2018

Closing Date

Closing date for applications: 
31.01.2018
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