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2018-03-14 Care Homes Job Title: Registered General Nurse
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Nurse
Date Posted: 12 Feb 2018
Job Location: Islington , London
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Hours: Full Time or Part Time
Contact Name: Kelly Boyle
Registered Nurse RGN, RMN, RNLD – Islington, London - up to £16.50ph “Pay Rate is equivalent to NHS Band 6” plus benefits including £1,000 joining bonus and enhanced overtime rates
Are you experienced in supporting older people with complex care needs? Are you an organised, methodical Nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change? Then you can build a fast-moving nursing career with Care UK and help our residents get more out of life every day.
What you’ll do. Leading the care team during your shifts, you will make certain that we fully meet residents’ medical, physical and emotional requirements. Ensuring compliance with our clinical governance framework, you will mentor and motivate colleagues, champion residents’ safety and dignity and drive continuous improvement, whilst acting as Named Nurse for your own portfolio of service users.
Who you are. An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools. You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.
Who we are. With 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, we provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, patient-centered approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, with three new homes planned for next year, so we can offer wide-ranging career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.
What we offer. As one of our valued nurses you can benefit from both clinical and management training, enabling you to become a clinical lead, senior trainer or home manager. You can also expect competitive pay of up to £16.50 per hour, £1,000 joining bonus*, enhanced overtime rates, access to a company paid web-based system for your PIN revalidation, paid DBS check, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.
*The bonus is paid in two parts, 50% on successful completion of probation and a further 50% on completion of 12 months service. Other Care UK terms and conditions also apply.
At Lennox House care home, we’re committed to providing care that is centred on each person’s individual needs. Set in a peaceful residential area of Islington in North London, Lennox House is a large, modern and comfortable care home providing the best care and support for older people. We’re dedicated to providing nursing and residential care including expert care for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Our carers experience specific dementia training developed by Care UK’s own in-house experts to better understands the challenges faced by individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. This allows our team at Lennox House care home to provide helpful and sensitive care. Our care home is full of passionate carers and we help our residents maintain links with the local community as well as support in staying close to their loved ones. Family and friends of residents can visit anytime and stay for as long as they like whether they want to eat dinner with their loved one or walk around with them in our large secure gardens. We also provide endless support for our residents should they want to chat- in which case, we’ll pop the kettle on and have a heart-to-heart with them over a cup of tea.