Location : East Preston, West Sussex
Shift Times : 7.45am - 8.15pm or 8pmn - 8am
Pay Rate : £19.50
An excellent opportunity is available for you to join Shaw healthcare as a Registered Nurse at The Martlets care service in East Preston and become part of our family providing the care we would want for our own loved ones.
Are you a kind and friendly person who has good values and wants to work with people and support them to lead an active, enjoyable and independent life?
About the service :
The Martlets is situated in the West Sussex coastal town of East Preston. The purpose built service provides long stay and respite residential care for older people with physical frailty, and for older people living with dementia.
With 8 separate self contained wings, our residents are provided with their own team of dedicated professional care staff who are committed to placing each individual at the heart of what they do.
As a Nurse your key duties include :
Ensure the highest possible standards of care, assessing residents' needs and wishes, and developing services to enhance their quality of life
Champion appropriate independence and personal choice; developing, reviewing and updating care plans to meet our resident’s physical, social and psychological needs
Oversee all aspects of medicine management on your shift ensuring medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered, in accordance with company policies and current legislation
Build the positive reputation of the Business; liaise professionally with visitors and other external stakeholders
Ensure compliance with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines identify, investigate and resolve risks proactively
Support, guide, teach and mentor others in line with the NMC Code, following its guidance at all times
The Ideal Candidate
The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role :
The ability to lead a team, analyse problems and propose solutions or improvements
Able to communicate effectively and to develop professional relationships
Understands and effectively uses IT and communication systems required for the role
Respectful of the values, views and needs of others
Able to work under pressure and prioritise workload
Experience of delivering nursing care within elderly health care sector
Experience of participating in quality and clinical governance programmes