Registered Nurse

Location
Irvine, Scotland
Salary
Up to £26.55 per hour + Free PVG and uniform +£500 platinum ticket
Posted
17 Sep 2018
Closes
24 Sep 2018
Ref
AYR-RN-Irvine-Aug18
Contact
Sam Trueman
Nursing Field
Care Home
Job Type
Part Time

Are you a Registered Nurse?



Do you want to make a real difference to someone's life?

Newcross Healthcare are seeking experienced Registered Nurses (RNs) to work with our service users in Irvine, Kilwinning, Troon, Salcoats and the surrounding local towns.

Working for Newcross is entirely flexible, work full or part time hours, flexibility with your rota to fit around your life, all with the security of a permanent job with guaranteed hours and a local line manager. We have a range of shifts available from long days and nights, to evenings and weekends, in a variety of care environments.

As a Registered Nurse, you can access our exclusive Platinum Ticket Invitation, which means you'll receive a free uniform when you join our team, a free PVG check upfront and a £500 welcome bonus after your first 250 hours of work with Newcross*.



Why should you join Newcross?

At Newcross, we don't believe in 'zero hours.' All of our home care staff have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving you the security of a steady income, with the flexibility to choose your own hours so you can have the work-life balance that suits you.

FlexiPay- with our new flexible pay feature on the HealthForceGo app you can decide when you want to be paid. Simply submit your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day!



What can you expect from your Nursing role?

As a member of our Newcross Nursing Team, you will be providing life-enhancing care to our service users enabling them to lead the life that they choose.

It is essential that you are dedicated to improving and supporting the quality of life everyone you encounter. Our nursing services mean that we put the user at the centre of everything we do.

It is important that the ideal applicant is compassionate and caring, providing expert support that allows our service users to live the life they wish to lead with dignity.

You'll need to have excellent clinical skills, with a valid NCM pin number, and the confidence to work with clients independently and as part of a wider MDT team. Experience of medication administration within a nursing home setting and team leader skills are highly desirable.

If you are proud to care and share our values, we want to hear from you.



Skills & Opportunities

This is a great chance for you to improve your skill set with a range of free training programmes available, all provided by Newcross earned through credits as you work. This could include training from Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton to Dementia Care and many more.

With Newcross you could also have the opportunity to study towards a range of National vocational qualifications NVQ/SVQ.



What will you benefit from?

  • Salary of up to £26.55/hr including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (PVG) upfront*
  • Free uniform upon joining*
  • FlexiPay
  • £500 Platinum Reward after 250 hours of work with Newcross
  • Specialised nurse training available free through credits earned as you work
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Revalidation support through local line manager and Clinical Governance team
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • NurChat nurse forum - get support and discuss issues with your peers


To apply for this role you will need

  • Current valid NMC registration
  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 6 months' post-qualification experience in a nursing role
  • At least 2 referee contact details, one from your current employer and one from your current or previous place of work commenting on your clinical ability. You must also provide referee contact details for all other employments in the past 18 months or for your 3 most recent jobs.
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or are willing to book onto a Newcross course
  • You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable

We provide nursing care in a range of settings from acute, hospital and ward environments to care, nursing and residential homes, so it's essential you have experience in at least one of these.



Your Local Team

Newcross Healthcare's Ayr branch is based in Bath Place, a short walk from the seafront, 15-minute walk away from the train station and is easily accessible by car or bus.

We cover a wide range of areas from Kilwinning in the north to Cumnock in the East and Maybole in the South.



Click the Apply Now button to begin your application

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.

*Terms and conditions apply. See Platinum Nurse Reward Package offer for details.

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