Pre-Reg or Reg Nurse
Quinton House Nursing Home is recruiting a pre-registered or a registered general nurse, to report to the Home Manager. The successful candidates will be required to achieve the highest possible standard of care in a professional manner through direct nursing care and effective supervision of members of staff. Will also take management responsibility for shifts as directed. The pot holder will be responsible for: ensuring all staff contribute to the efficient running of the care home and the creation of an atmosphere conductive to the best interest of the residents: reporting ill health amongst clients and liaising with GP's / healthcare professionals where necessary; ensuring residents' care plans are completed and maintained in accordance with NMC guidelines and company policies; assessing residents care needs; maintaining accurate records; carrying out reular checks on residents at agreed intervals; and administering prescribed medicines. Will also be responsibile for supervising and instructing junior and new staff and mentoring and providing constructive feedback to colleagues as required.
A Registered General Nurse must be registered with the NMC and in receipt of current PIN. Will also be required to communicate effectively at all levels as well as having satisfactory police and ISA checks and satisfactory references.
A Pre-Registered General Nurse must achieve registration with the NMC within 8 months of the stated employment start date. Will also be required to communicate effectively at all levels as well as having satisfactory police and ISA checks and satisfactory references.