Senior Day Nurse

Buckingham Lodge Thetford

Pay

up to £20.00 per hour

Hours

44.00

Type

Permanent

Posted

28/04/2021

Closes

28/05/2021

ABOUT THE ROLE

The purpose of the senior nurse role is to provide a higher and more autonomous level, utilising enhanced skills and competencies, and often dealing with more complex patients or cases. Providing clinical leadership and mentoring/teaching often form a key part of these roles. As well as assist in the nursing care of the resident’s physical environment and in the general day-day activities of the home.

 

  • Accurately assess the needs of residents and identify priorities of care.  
  • Administer all medication and treatments within the NMC guidelines and Kingsley Healthcare medication policy.  
  • Ensure that residents care plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with residents, relatives and other health care professionals 
  • Report any ill-health amongst residents and make request for GP/professional visit where necessary.

 

Kingsley Healthcare is a family owned national care home operator rated as one of the top 20 large groups by carehome.co.uk.  We are one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the sector.

Criteria / Person Specification

  • Proven experience of working in a care setting
  • A good team player
  • 1+ Year NMC registration
  • Well-developed time management and leadership skills
  • You will be required to have had or be willing to have the COVID19 vaccination for this position.

Benefits

  • £2000 Welcome Bonus (T&C's apply)
  •  Pension scheme
  • Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects
  • Enhanced rates for bank holidays
  • Recognition schemes (Employee of the Month and Kingsley Care Awards)
  •  Refer a friend scheme
  • Costs for an enhanced DBS
  • Rewards for years of service

Location

Cost of Enhanced CBS

Paid Breaks

Recognition Scheme

Induction & Paid Training Programme

Enhanced rates for Bank Holiday

Pension Scheme