211770093 – Charge Nurse – Permanent

Job Description

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Full Time – 2020-07-15 7:57:24
Charge Nurse – Nights Paisley, Renfrewshire Elderly / Dementia Care £17 per hour plus enhancements Permanent – Full Time (38 – 44 hours per week) Gemini Healthcare are currently seeking a full time Registered Nurse for this Charge Nurse – Nights position to join the team and take charge of the night shift at a quality Elderly & Dementia Care Home in the Paisley area. The Role: As Charge Nurse – Nights, you will lead, motivate and mentor your staff team whilst delivering guidance and identifying training and development opportunities to ensure work practices are safe and conform to standards. Ultimately it is your responsibility to promote independence & improve mobility in the elderly & dementia residents. The successful Charge Nurse candidate will be a Registered Nurse with excellent clinical and communication skills to enable them to establish personal rapport with existing and potential residents, their families and the multi-disciplinary team. You’ll be focusing not only on the physical ailments associated with ageing, but also with mental impairments and ensuring that each resident has the best possible quality of life through effective care. This position is for permanent Nights. The Charge Nurse, Registered Nurse will have a number of responsible duties including but not limited to: * Take charge of the night shift * Carry out regular checks on residents at intervals determined by the Home Manager * Ensure that Care Plans are completed and maintained and in accordance with NMC guidelines & company policy * Administer prescribed medicines and document the same in accordance with the company’s procedure and NMC guidelines * To ensure the correct ordering, storage and administration of drugs in accordance with individual requirements, medical and pharmaceutical agencies * Ensure a clear and concise handover report is given to all relevant staff members at the end of each shift * Adhere to all appropriate NMC guidelines / regulations The Person: * Qualified and registered with the NMC as RGN or RMN * Ideally experienced in an elderly and dementia care environment – although other candidates will be considered * Confident in all areas of care planning and delivery * Able to work a flexible shift pattern * Have excellent communication and supervisory skills * Excellent level of clinical skills In return you’ll receive: * Competitive rates of pay – £17 per hour * +£2.00 per hour Enhanced rate for hours over contracted * 28 days holiday entitlement * Excellent benefits and incentives including Perkbox * Additional courses and extra training to advance your career and improve your skills * Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme * Established, Reputable, Forward Thinking Employer The Service: The client is a privately-owned care provider currently operating several high-quality care homes across the UK. The company is a well-respected group and has been established for over 30 years. The homes are run following an ethos based on quality, trust and support where every resident is treated with complete respect and care to ensure they are always comfortable and happy. The care home itself is situated in the Paisley area. The medium sized location offers residential and nursing care for the frail, elderly and those with dementia, in addition to respite and convalescent care. The home has a Very Good Care Inspectorate rating in all areas and it is situated in a lovely location with beautiful landscaped gardens for the residents to enjoy. Gemini Healthcare Recruitment are recruiting on behalf of our client for this Charge Nurse – Nights, Registered Nurse role in the Paisley area. Gemini Healthcare Recruitment are a leading agency specialising in the permanent recruitment of nurses, management, social care and healthcare professionals across the UK.