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Registered General Nurse

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  • Registered Nurse RGN, RMN, RNLD – Ferndown, Dorset -  up to £16.32ph (£17.34ph for night shifts) “Pay Rate is equivalent to NHS Band 6” plus benefits including £1,000 joining bonus

    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-centred 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 £16.32per hour (£17.34ph for night shifts) , £1,000 joining bonus, a choice of day, night or weekend shifts and comprehensive benefits including paid annual leave, paid DBS check, child care vouchers, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.

    To apply, simply call Sophie on 07810 516845 or email: Sophie.nixon@careuk.com

    *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.

  • Where you'll work
  • Our stunning, purpose-built new care home on New Road in Ferndown opens early 2017.

    Ferndown Manor will provide the latest in luxury living for older people, combined with a wide range of quality round-the-clock care services. Dedicated and passionate clinical and care teams will deliver residential and nursing care as well as short-term respite care and specialist care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Our team will also provide sensitive palliative and end of life care.

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.