Postion : Night nurse
Salary £14.35 an hour
Key responsibilities of a Night Nurse
Administer and order medicines as required by the home in accordance with the homes’ policies and procedures.
Work within the NMC codes of conduct and scope of practice and within the homes’ policies and procedures.
Provide support and professional supervision to care staff and nursing staff as appropriate.
Ensure effective communication with relatives and other healthcare professionals.
Ensure confidentiality regarding all aspects of care and management of the home is maintained.
Assessing and responding to clinical risk, and having a good understanding of the regulatory framework.
Skills and experience
Understand care planning processes and have experience of writing care plans.
Experience of working with residents with various health needs.
The ability to lead, coach and develop staff.
A proven ability to work as part of a team.
Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills.
The ability to contribute to, monitor and implement changes that improve service delivery and outcomes for residents.
37.5 hours per week
Nights to include weekends