Work for an OUTSTANDING CQC rated Nursing Home!!
Job Title: RGN/RMN
Location: Old Woking, GU22
About our client:
Our client based in Surrey, specialise in the treatment of alcohol and drug addiction, as well as challenging behaviours, eating disorders and depression. They provide these services to 21 residents aged 16+.
Specialist Care Categories: Eating Disorders * Mental Health Condition * Substance Misuse * Alcohol Dependence (past or present) * Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming * Drug Dependence (past or present)
The post holder will work as a member of our clients team meeting the health, well being and social care needs of residents under the indirect and direct guidance and supervision of the Nursing Manager and or General Practitioner. Nurses will provide a range of health, well being and social care interventions, undertake administrative tasks and data recording, administration of medication, deliver health and social care support to clients and give general assistance to all clients in treatment. The post holder will provide an efficient and professional service ensuring the best possible standards of care at all times complying with all statutory requirements and following Our Clients Policies and Procedures.
Skills you'll need:
·Knowledge and understanding of the issues affecting people with addictions and or behavioural health problems.
·Ability to work effectively as a team player in a collaborative and supportive manner
·Ability to work with minimal supervision
·Have well developed listening oral communication skills that include tact, diplomacy, sensitivity and empathy
·Excellent written skills and IT literate with Windows
·Ability to handle stressful and unexpected situations in a calm, professional manner and act to reduce the risk.
·Ability to promote the benefits of being in residential treatment.
·Understanding and ability to undertake physical and observations and interventions
Locality allowance of up to 15% gross annual salary
£1,000 Introduction bonus
£1,000 loyalty bonus at the end of each of 1st 3 years
For more information on this Registered Nurse position, please apply online or call [... Click Apply...]. Please quote J1960
Originally founded in 1945, Prestige Nursing has over 40 branches nationwide that are a mixture of company-owned and franchised businesses. We regularly deliver over 30,000 hours of care a week through this branch network and in 2007 the company reported a turnover of £18M.
Our Head Office is based in Wallington, Surrey and it is from here that all payroll, invoicing, recruitment and IT functions that support our network are carried out. We also offer a limited number of franchise opportunities each year.
All our branches are licensed by the Care Quality Commission as both nurses agencies and domiciliary care agencies and are inspected annually to ensure we reach the standards required.
The range of awards the company holds bears witness to our focus on delivering high quality and affordable care to a wide range of clients. We employ over 200 people in the UK, not to mention the 2,500 nurses and care workers who are registered to work with us at any one time. We are an equal opportunities employer.