Full time Registered Nurse - Adult Services

Salary: Band 5/6 in line with Agenda for Change & depending on experience & qualifications | Hours: full time - contracted 37.5 hours per week on a 4 week rota pattern covering days and weekends | Location: Hannahs at Ivybridge

Application deadline: Wednesday 31 January


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time Registered Nurse to provide care and support to 30-40 residential and respite young adults. Our dynamic and expanding Adult Nursing Service are looking for a motivated professional nurse, to join our dedicated core team, in providing excellent nursing care to a group of young adults with various complex physical and learning disability needs.

The successful applicant will cover shifts covering days and weekends on a rolling 4 week Rota, with contractual hours of 37.5 hours per week. There is also the need to be able to cover waking nights as & when required.

The Ideal Registered Nurse candidate:
 Practices in a Person centred care approach
 Has the ability to communicate effectively and accurately (Both Written and Verbal)
 Is approachable and empathetic
 Will be Reliable, Flexible, and Motivated
 Will be a Registered General Nurse or Registered Mental Health Nurse qualification
 Has excellent nursing assessment skills
 Has a Good Understanding of Clinical terms and the use of effective observation skills
 Has the ability to delegate tasks safely and appropriately

Responsibilities of the Registered Nurse:
 Provide nursing care and support to our young adults, both residential and respite, to meet their daily activities of living.
 Undertaking direct nursing and general care, as required and to provide nursing support and expertise to the care support staff.
 Contribute positively to the setting and development of measurable standards of care
 Responsible for the assessment of care needs, the development, implementation, and evaluation of care delivery
 To be part of the Nursing Team’s collective responsibility to contribute to the professional development of care support staff, encouraging the development of evidenced based practice

For further information regarding the rota pattern and role; please contact Marc Chudley, Lead Nurse on Tel:01752 898145

BENEFITS PACKAGE:

  • Full induction training
  • Ongoing training and development
  • 30 days annual leave entitlement including bank holidays
  • Auto enrolment pension
  • Progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • PLUS the opportunity to really make a difference

We will only accept fully completed application forms. For further information call HR on 01752 898182



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