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Registered General Nurse

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  • Registered Nurse / Staff Nurse - RGN, RMN, RNLD - NIGHTS 
    Location – Colchester, Essex

    NEW RATE!! £17.00 NIGHTS

    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.

    Alice and the team at Tall Trees are looking for a registered nurse to join their already outstanding team. With 40 rooms, many of which overlook the beautiful landscaped gardens. Tall Trees has a warm and welcoming atmosphere and a close-knit community.

    Who are you?

    As an NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you’ll be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools. You are driven and will be keen to develop your leadership skills as well as your nursing/clinical knowledge. A friendly and personable approach will mean that you are able to build close relationships not only with residents and their families, but also the team around you.

    What you’ll be doing:

    You will be responsible for leading, mentoring and motivating the care team during your shifts whilst also ensuring that the residents’ medical, physical and emotional requirements are exceeded. You will assess, develop, implement and evaluate care plans for the residents in accordance with our clinical governance framework. Ultimately you will champion residents’ safety and dignity and drive continuous improvement within the home.

     

    Who are we?

    With over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, Care UK provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, resident-centred approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, which allows us to offer wide-ranging career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.

     

    What’s in it for you?

    As one of our valued nurses and in return for your hard work, you can enjoy the below benefits on offer (but not limited to):

    A competitive hourly rate £16.00ph days and £17.00ph nights 

    • Excellent induction and training programmes
    • A paid DBS check
    • Stakeholder Pension
    • Free uniform
    • Free on-site Parking
    • Cycle to work Scheme
    • Thousands of online and in-store discounts

    If you are looking to take your nursing career to the next level, please call Catherine on 07918 630111 or e-mail catherine.cope@careuk.com

  • Where you'll work
  • We offer a friendly welcome and the very best level of care from our dedicated team.

    Tall Trees is a modern, purpose-designed care home set in a quiet residential area close to the town centre of Colchester in Essex. We provide personalised nursing and respite care for older people, including individuals with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia, physical disabilities or learning disabilities. We also offer supportive and compassionate end of life care.

    We have a warm, welcoming and homely atmosphere here at Tall Trees – everyone feels part of a close-knit community. Our experienced and dedicated team works hard to make sure that every resident is happy, relaxed and comfortable, and we always greet visitors with a big smile and a friendly chat.

    Each member of our team shares the same goal of providing high quality, individualised care with a personal touch. We listen to residents tell us how they want to be cared for and treat each person with dignity and respect. We spend lots of time getting to know new residents and finding out about their experiences, interests and memories. We work with residents and their families to create tailored care plans which help each person to continue enjoying a fulfilling life that is as active and independent as possible.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.