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Staff Nurse

North Berwick, East Lothian
£18.00 to £19.27 Per Hour
Job Type
4 Nov 2021
We are looking for an exceptional Staff Nurse to join our team in East Lothian at our Nursng homes Fidra House, North Berwick and Muirfield, Gullane.
We Care The Way You Care
* With a reputation for quality care delivery for the elderly since 1985, Randolph Hill is the perfect place to build a career whilst delivering exceptional care
* We understand the various challenges for Nurses and Randolph Hill Nurses enjoy both the time and support required to really care for our residents
* We empower our Nurses with autonomy to lead with full support from a highly experienced management team
* We welcome applications from all Registered Nurses
* Starting rates £18.00 - £19.27 per hour plus £1500 Joining Bonus for permanent posts!
* Both full and part time posts available within one of our Care homes
* The opportunity to work on our highly successful Staff Bank with shifts that are fully flexible (as much or little as you want) around your own availability and in as many of our 6 homes as you'd like to work in. Work shifts exactly when YOU want them allowing the perfect work/life balance. Our Bank staff team also ensure far greater continuity of care for our residents
Key Benefits
* Excellent rates of pay plus £1500 joinig bonus!
* A rolling programme of mandatory training
* Great development potential - a career structure which allows nurses to develop professionally if desired from Nurse up to Management level
* Enhance your experience and skillset by working in a variety of our homes (Bank only)
* Friendly and supportive care home management and Head Office teams
* Recognition and reward for outstanding performance
* Fantastic "Recommend a Friend" scheme - £1000 for Nurses/£500 for Care Assistants
* Tier 2 Sponsorship certificate is available for this post if applicable
* Overtime paid at time and a third
* Enhanced sick pay covering Week 3 - Week 26
Job Purpose
To provide professional clinical nursing to all residents whilst delivering strong leadership, abiding by the NMC's code of professional conduct and supporting the Home Manager in the daily running of the Nursing Home.
Main responsibilities
* To promote the highest standards of Nursing care within the home
* To provide a safe and healthy environment for residents, staff and visitors
* To supervise and support junior staff where appropriate through effective leadership
* In the absence of the Home Manager to delegate daily workload, ensuring efficient and cost effective use of manpower
* To set a good example at all times in respect of dress, manner, hygiene and behaviour
* To maintain correctly written records and individual care plans as required by the company and statutory bodies
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
* Minimum of 6 months post graduate experience, gained within any care of the elderly setting, whether this be nursing home, hospital or community based. We are also keen to hear from newly qualified Nurses
* Experience of working with elderly people with dementia delivering clinical support in this area
* Time management, prioritisation of workload for self and greater team
* Ability to provide advice and guidance to internal staff, residents and their relatives in a sensitive manner
* The ability to problem solve and manage a diverse range of situations effectively within a nursing home setting
* Strong oral and written communication skills especially report writing, and care planning
* Being able to deal with a variety of complex issues and respond appropriately
Our Organisation
At Randolph Hill, we have enjoyed an enviable reputation for quality care provision since 1985. We are large enough to be able to provide support to our team with a stable and supportive management structure, detailed policies and procedures and regular and comprehensive training, whilst still small enough to avoid becoming overly bureaucratic and make decisions to fit every circumstance. We offer fantastic rates of pay, have an incredibly low staff turnover (many of our staff have been here since they opened) and there are plenty of opportunities for career progression. All of our homes are extremely well run and have positive grades with the Care Inspectorate. Randolph Hill are committed to quality and are looking for like-minded people who wish to progress their career with us. We have 6 Nursing homes located in Gullane, North Berwick, Edinburgh Sighthill, Edinburgh Morningside, Broxburn and Dunblane and will be opening a new Home in Livingston in the near future.
What do our Staff Say?
"It is important to me to be treated as a person and not just a number. This is achieved at Randolph Hill when the senior management team make an effort to get to know all the staff employed in all the homes."
"I have always had better job satisfaction when employed by a smaller company in comparison to larger care home providers."
"The rate of pay is competitive for the area."
"I enjoy the experience of caring for my residents and feel satisfied when I am able to make a difference in a resident's quality of life. Randolph Hill provides a very comfortable environment and resources to make that possible. Randolph Hill provide a good and safe working environment, quality care and co-operative management and these were the most important factors in making my decision to join Randolph Hill."
"I am very proud to work for Randolph Hill. I have been employed by the company for over 5 years. The residents receive a high standard of care, delivered in a person centred manner. The staff and management have helped me to develop and progress in my career."
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  • Job Reference: 415029539-2
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Randolph Hill Nursing Home
    Randolph Hill Nursing Home
  • Location: North Berwick, East Lothian
  • Salary: £18.00 to £19.27 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £1500 Joining Bonus
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent