Registered Nurse (Adult)

Recruiter
Bupa Care Homes
Location
Wishaw
Salary
£28675 to £33306 Per year
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Registered Nurse - Bupa Care Homes - Kirknowe

£28,675 - £33,306 - Based on a 42 hour contract

Salary is dependent upon experience, capability & qualifications

Equivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6

Competitive starting salary, £1000 welcome bonus and the opportunity to develop and build a career.

If you're a dedicated RN with a valid NMC PIN Number, consider a move to Bupa Care Homes. We provide expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to around 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our aim? To help each and every one of them to live longer, healthier and happier lives.

Kirknowe is a 90 bedded care home situated in a quiet residential area of Wishaw in Lanarkshire. Kirknowe comprises three separate houses. Two houses provide nursing care and one house offers dementia care. Kirknowe also offers specialist Parkinson's care along with convalescence, palliative care and respite.

What you'll be doing

Taking responsibility for the well-being of our residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met

Leading, motivating and mentoring to your team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care home

Carrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each of our residents

Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation

Generally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvement

What you'll need

A demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and infirm and a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundings

A proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationships

A willingness to coach, guide and support your team on a daily basis, including providing formal and informal programmes of teaching to colleagues and other care professionals

A genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional development

A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times

What we'll offer you in return

* Autonomy to practice
* Bupa's specially designed Nurse Pathway
* Continuous CPD and access to external scholarships and academic development
* NMC annual pin payment covered (£120)*
* Preceptorship Programme for Newly Qualified Nurses
* Re-validation Champions
* Accelerated Career Progression
* Full time, Part time and bank contracts available
* Staff referral bonus of up to £1000 per referral
* Access to employee health benefits and discounts
* Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home Awards
* Bupa Fit - a staff health benefit including a confidential hotline to discuss work or home related concerns with professional advisor's, access to free physiotherapy and discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on Bupa dental
* We cover the cost of your PVG Check

Who we are

Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.

Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It's why we inspire and support our nurses to put our residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.

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