RGN – Residential Home |£16 - £17 per hour
Nursing & Care Homes
South East

Location: Sittingbourne

Salary:  £16.00 per hour

Hours: 33-44 hrs per week

Job Type:  Permanent

Reporting to: Manager

Sensible Staffing are looking for a Registered General Nurse – Care Home Nurse to work in the Kent area. This is for a Private/ Public organisation, please view job description below:

Registered General Nurse – Care Home Nurse Job Description:

Job Purpose:

The role of a Registered General Nurse – Care Home Nurse is to care for the needs of elderly patients in a care home environment and to oversee the activities of other members of staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:

To be aware of demonstrate relevant statutory legislation and company policies and procedures e.g. CS Act, NMC guidelines, Health and Safety (see role specification);

To assess, implement and evaluate care for the residents;

To demonstrate the importance of variation in service users’ condition, staff compliance or non-compliance and any learning points that you might need to know or unsure of or additional skills to remain competent to practice as registered nurse;

Report on any mishaps as soon as possible to Matron and record in the Incident/Accident Report book;

To be able to assess types of wounds and to use various types of wound management products (bandages, tubigrips, primary and secondary dressings, micropore etc.) according to the type of wound.

To demonstrate an understanding of the ageing process and how it affects functions of the body as a whole;

Experience & Requirements:

Previous experience working as a qualified RGN

  • Excellent written skills with an ability to communicate information in a concise and easy-to-understand manner;
  • Excellent team work skills, to ensure the well being of the patients;
  • Dementia experience would be ideal
  • Up to date NMC registration;

Sensible Staffing Limited act as an employment business to provide temporary staff and an employment agency to provide permanent staff.

If you are interested in this role please click Apply, or contact me on 0208 364 9911 and ask for Reece, or email reece.hempstead@sensible-staffing.com

we act as an employment business to provide temporary staff and an employment agency to provide permanent staff.

Keywords: Clinical Nurse, RGN, General Nurse, Dementia, Care Home, Residential home, Luxury, Kent

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