Relief Nurse

£18.40 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • Lent Rise House, Slough
  • 31 Aug, 2021

Job Description

There are lots of different opportunities and contracts available, including perm, relief as well as short term contracts, we have hours to suit and a variety of roles that you would be able to support us with in the face of the current global crisis.

About our home:

Lent Rise House, in Burnham, provides specialist nursing care for older people, including those living with dementia, in a safe and comfortable environment in the heart of the local community. Our 60 bed home was designed and purpose built to deliver high quality nursing care for older people, and it has a nursing unit on each of its four wings.

We are looking for Nurses to join our teams in our Older People Services across the Buckinghamshire area. We have both full and part time positions available, and are able to offer some flexibility around working day and night shifts. We are particularly looking for Nurses who can work weekends!

Salary: Up to £20.80 per hour (depending upon experience) for Days and up to £21.00 per hour (depending upon experience) for Waking Nights, plus £4.00 per hour enhancement on bank holidays. Includes a location allowance of £2.00 for day nurses and £1.00 for waking night nurses for all hours worked. Paid weekly for Relief. 

Your daily duties will be to:

Ensure that the NMC code of practice is upheld at all times

Act as a role model for all staff and ensure that a high quality of nursing care is provided at all times for our residents

Monitor and manage the health and well–being of our residents

Be involved with all aspects of nursing care, including personal care

Implement, review and update care plans

Medication management and administration

Maintain accurate detailed reports and records

Ensure that residents received planned or urgent healthcare 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 Nurse 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

Fully paid comprehensive induction to the company, on–going training and development programme

Pension scheme

Paid breaks

Free staff uniform

Free on–site parking

Employee Assistance Program

Fully paid DBS

Generous holiday entitlement

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 first class care and support for older people and adults with learning disabilities. Today, we have approx. 1,500 staff supporting over 1,100 residents at services across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, and Milton Keynes. Come and join a great team!

Our vision is to be the ‘go–to’ provider, delivering great care every day.

Our values are embedded across the organisation and at The Fremantle Trust we are proud to:

Celebrate the uniqueness in everyone

Put care and kindness at the heart of all we do

Exceed expectations every day

Act openly and responsibly

Always be learning

As a care provider we have a duty of care to our service users and employees to ensure we operate in a safe environment.  Therefore from time to time we will require you to take part in mandatory health testing and health vaccination programmes.

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

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