A night nurse to work every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday Night . Are you looking for a change? Are you a Registered Nurse who would like to expand your experience? We have a wonderful Nursing home for adults with Learning and other Disabilities in Swindon, Wiltshire (SN2). Within this home we support up to six young men. This is their home, and we are recruiting for a Registered Nurse (RGN/RNLD/RMN) to work nights with our wonderful team of staff and the great guys that live at Masefield Avenue.
The role is very challenging and enjoyable with an immense amount of satisfaction involved. It is a very person-centred role and would allow you to grow very worthwhile and rewarding relationships with everyone at the home. If you want to make the difference to an individual’s ability to live their best life, then this is the place.
We are looking for someone who has the following personal attributes.
Friendly, warm and welcoming.
Compassionate and dedicated person to join our team of nursing professionals.
Lively, confident and fun. Gets involved and enjoys life.
Great communicator with the ability to supervise and add value to everyone.
Observation and feed back skills that make a real difference to others development.
Enjoys working in a lively environment, joins in and participates.
Wants to enhance the quality of the day with all they meet. Supportive of all.
We are looking for a Clinical Nurse who has the following skill set
Can work independently with the minimum support.
Meeting the complex needs of the 6 individuals in relation to health and well-being.
Can suggest way for consistent improvement.
Clear clinical skills.
Excellent assessment and review skills – can spot the smallest change in an individual’s health.
Can administer medication, some of which can be complex with a person-centred approach.
Ability to work in a non-clinical environment, but in their warm and friendly home.
Peg skills are essential.– ability to assess, plan and monitor physical wellbeing – including care for individuals who cannot communicate verbally and all nutrion and medication is given via PEG and those who requiring suctioning and oxygen therapy.
Hold a nurse qualification (RGN/RMN/RNLD) with a valid NMC pin number.
Ideally have previous experience working as a staff nurse or registered nurse in a Care Home environment, but this is not essential.
Demonstrate a committed and organised approach.
Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Be able to attend training held during the daytime.
You would often have the support of Support Workers on your shifts plus truly wonderful, dedicated Nurse Managers to assist as required.
These lovely gentlemen enjoy a whole range of fun activities such as Football, Motorbikes and Motocross racing and of course Formal One racing. They love a good karaoke and all kinds of music. They have many diverse interests and outings are normally very frequent.
If this role sounds like it is made for you then we want to hear from you.