Staff Nurse - Inpatients

  • Location

    Bedford

  • Sector:

    Dementia, Nursing Homes, Palliative

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £14 - £17 per annum

  • Contact:

    Julia Kwazebart

  • Contact email:

    Julia@healthrecruitnetwork.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    020 7193 4003

  • Job ref:

    JK38329

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-17

  • Startdate:

    2022-08-08

Registered Nurse - In-Patient Unit - Bedford - £17 Per Hour - Full Time

A charity organisation which provides expert care for life-limiting conditions is looking for a passionate nurse to join their team. We're here to help our patients and their loved ones, with everything from pain and symptom management to emotional and practical help.

About the Role:
Within this role you will work on our busy 15 bed in-patient unit providing specialist palliative care for pain and symptom management and end of life care, duties include:
• Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individualised care using evidence based guidelines
• Liaise with the multidisciplinary team over service user care
• Maintain all records in line with corporate policies and procedures
• Carry out all clinical procedures in line with policies
• Ensure the care team provide all care in line with the multi professional evidence based care plan

Staff Nurse - Inpatients Skills and responsibilities
  • Monitoring blood sugar levels and IV
  • Wound management
  • Administering oxygen
  • Putting together treatment plans
  • Overseeing a team of care assistants
  • Liaising with GP and multi-disciplinary team

Company benefits
  • Free training
  • Free uniform
  • Career development & progression opportunities
  • Great development opportunities for the right candidate
  • Pension scheme
  • Profit share scheme
  • Vehicle benefits
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Personal group hospital plan
  • Competitive enhanced pay for nights, weekends and public holidays
  • Nights 20:00 to 06:00 30% enhancement
  • Weekends Friday midnight to Sunday Midnight 30% enhancement
  • Public/Bank holidays 24 Hours, midnight to midnight 60% enhancement
  • 27 days holiday (pro rata) - rising to 33 with length of service plus bank holidays
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Corporate discount with hundreds of retailers and services

Staff Nurse - Inpatients Requirements
  • Hold a relevant nursing qualification
  • Have satisfactory references
  • Have the right to work in the UK
  • To be an NMC registered nurse, ideally with post-registration experience in palliative end of life care
  • A compassionate and people-centred approach
  • Excellent communication skills

Job Ref
JK38329
Apply now to be considered for this exciting opportunity!




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