The Orchards - Night Nurse
The Orchards in Crewkerne are recruiting for full or part time Night Nurse to join their night team working 20.15pm - 7.30am shifts. The hourly rate for this position is £18.76 per hour.
As a Registered Nurse at The Orchards, you will look after the physical, psychological and social needs of our residents. You will look to provide a safe and supportive environment for residents with range of physical and mental needs, whilst also using your professional judgement to make critical clinical decisions. The role of a Nurse within our care homes has a wide range of responsibilities including developing care plans, practising and ensuring the safe administration of medications and leading the shift, acting as the line manager inspiring a team of dedicated Health Care Assistants and Care Assistants alongside the management team.
You will need to have a current NMC registration and a good knowledge of the most up to date clinical practices to join our nursing team. You should have an understanding of DoLs/MCA and as with all our employees, you will be expected to work within our staff values and promote these at all times by being an effective communicator, passionate about your work, ;encouraging team working and having a positive attitude. Overall you should pride yourself on your person centred approach and thoughtful approach to nursing.
The home will support you with your revalidation commitments and ensure you receive continued learning through our internal training programme.
If you would like to use your clinical and people skills in an organisation that provides quality care, we would like to hear from you.
Our managers are always open to an informal chat so please give us a call or make a appointment to visit the home on 01460 76267 and speak with Ruth or Amanda who will be happy to answer any questions, alternatively if you wish to apply for this position please send through your CV. We look forward to hearing from you.