Relief Nurse

£18.80 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • Fremantle Court, Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury
  • 31 Aug, 2021

Job Description

About our home

The Heights, High Wycombe, provides outstanding nursing care for older people, including dementia care, in a cheerful and welcoming environment. Our dedicated and passionate team are looking for talented Nurses to join them.

We have both full and part time positions available, and are able to offer some flexibility around working day and night shifts.

Salary: Up to £18.80 per hour (depending upon experience) with Paid Breaks for Days and up to £20.00 per hour (depending upon experience) for Waking Nights with Paid Breaks plus £4.00 per hour enhancement on bank holidays. Paid weekly for Relief.

Your daily duties will be to:

  • Provide respectful high–quality nursing for residents
  • Plan, write, implement and review support plans
  • Support the staff team to achieve excellent nursing and care
  • Ensure that residents receive planned or urgent health care whenever required

The successful candidate will have:

  • A passion and commitment for providing quality nursing care and the ability to lead our team of dedicated care staff.
  • A live NMC PIN number. Please contact us if you are newly qualified and can evidence completion of preceptorship.
  • Clinical knowledge with experience as a Registered Nurse in a care or nursing home
  • Experience in catheterisation (male and female), wound care, venepuncture and PEG feeds
  • A reliable, trustworthy and flexible approach to work

In return, we offer:

  • Support to provide evidence for NMC revalidation requirements
  • Paid breaks
  • Free Uniform
  • Company pension scheme that includes employer contributions
  • Fully paid DBS
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • The Fremantle Benefit Hub – provides access to numerous amazing discounts and offers. Deals can be found for insurance, travel, restaurant, shopping, family care, care rentals, favourite local establishments and much more.

About Us

Established since 1992, we’re a charity and not–for–profit organisation that provides care and support for older people and adults with learning disabilities. Today, we have 1500 staff supporting over 1,100 residents at services across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, and Milton Keynes.

As a care provider we have a duty of care to our service users and employees to ensure we operate in a safe environment. To ensure we comply with the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 ("the Regulations"), you will need to be fully vaccinated against Covid–19 unless clinically exempt.

From time to time we may require you to take part in other mandatory health testing and health vaccination programmes.

All Fremantle staff must understand and actively participate in the Safeguarding, Health and Safety and Equality and Diversity policies and procedures to ensure that people who use services, other staff and stakeholders are safe and respected in Fremantle services.

For more information why not get in touch? Call our Recruitment Team on 0333 400 1020 or apply online.