Long Melford, Sudbury, Suffolk, England
Registered Nurse - Days/Nights - Full or Part Time
£28,000 - £35,000 - Based on a 42 hour contract
Salary is dependent upon experience, capability & qualifications
Equivalent to NHS Band 5 & 6
£1,000 Welcome to Bupa Bonus, paid breaks, paid NMC Subscription fee +BUPA health benefits
Right now, we're looking for a highly motivated Registered Nurse to join the team at our care home. Whether providing long or short-term care that includes convalescence, respite and palliative care, our focus is on providing the highest quality service at all times. Is yours?
About The Home
Melford Court is situated on the high street in the delightful village of Long Melford, with its shops and amenities and only minutes from the rolling countryside.
Melford Court is a 45 bedded home that offers nursing care, convalescence, palliative care and respite. Melford Court maintains close links with the local community and offers day care to local older people as well.
What you'll be doing
Taking responsibility for the well-being of our residents, including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met
Leading, motivating and mentoring to your team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient running of the care home
Carrying out assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating individualised care plans for each of our residents
Monitoring work areas and practices to ensure they are safe and conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation
Generally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care and striving for continuous improvement
You may on occasion be required to provide cover across the Suffolk area, covering Sudbury, Stowmarket, Ipswich and Norfolk. We are looking for highly motivated Nurses that enjoy the flexibility of different working environments and have the enthusiasm to make a difference to residents' lives on a daily basis.
What you'll need
A demonstrable passion for caring for the elderly and in a flair for helping people maintain their independence and choice in homely surroundings
A proven ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team, delegate effectively and promote excellent customer relationships
A willingness to coach, guide and support your team on a daily basis, including providing formal and informal programmes of teaching to colleagues and other care professionals
A genuine commitment to adhering to the NMC Codes of Conduct and expanding your professional development
A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times
What we'll offer you in return
* A competitive salary plus Overtime, Weekend and Night enhancements
* Paid Breaks
* Hot meal provided
* Uniform provided
* 28 days annual leave
* We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)
* Comprehensive induction
* On-going training and development
* Bupa Fit which is a staff health benefit
* Cycle to Work Scheme
* Bupa Cash Plan discounts
* Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts
* Stakeholder pension and life assurance scheme available
Who we are
Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer,healthier, happier lives.
Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It's why we inspire and support our nurses to put our residents' wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.
For more information, please visit www.bupa.co.uk/nursingcareers
Dedicated to making lives better.
Be the nurse you want to be.
- £ 28000 - 35000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 21 Nov 2016
Closes 22 Dec 2016
This job was posted to: Nursing home nurse
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