staff nurse in newcastle upon tyne

15 March 2019
wayne jackson, randstad care
job type
£ 15 - £ 16 per hour, excellent benefits
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newcastle upon tyne, north east
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job type
working hours
£ 15 - £ 16 per hour, excellent benefits
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wayne jackson, randstad care
0191 2331381
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job description

Are you a Registered Nurse looking to work with a leading care provider in the North East? If so, we are working with a home in Newcastle Upon Tyne that specialise in providing 24/7 residential care, elderly care, younger care, respite, end of life and nursing care to individuals with varying health needs. This home is looking for an experience nurse to work on a permanent basis on a night shift basis.

With excellent links to local transport, this 58 bed home with its own beautifully landscaped gardens, offering comfortable surroundings with a wide range of amenities and entertainment for residents including Tai Chi, aromatherapy sessions, as well as summer and winter fayres and coffee mornings to encourage residents' family and friends to attend and socialise.

This organisation will suit candidates who thrive in providing the highest levels of care and support, working as a tight knit team in a caring and supportive environment.
Hours of work are: 3/4 Night shifts per week on a night shift basis.
Competitive pay rate of £16 per hour
Shift pattern: 8pm-8am (1 hour break)

Benefits of working as a Registered Staff Nurse for this Care Provider:
- Leading care provider in the North East
- Specialist training (Peg Feeds, Syringe Driver etc)
- Free, accredited practical and online training including safeguarding, Mental Capacity Act, infection control etc.
- Dedicated support and assistance with NMC Revalidation requirements
- Free Uniform
- Generous Holiday allowance
- Good CQC rating

As a Registered Staff Nurse you will be responsible for:
- Administering medication to residents within the required time scales
- Changing dressings/ assisting care assistants
- Completing daily observations/notes
- Updating care plans
- Using the unit's system to record data and manage appointments for residents

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate:
- An understanding of the role required from a Nurse in a home environment.
- Excellent verbal and written communication
- Ability to work well as part of a team and take the lead when needed.
The minimum requirements for this role are:
- NMC registered
- Nursing qualification (Mental Health, General or Learning Disabilities)

Randstad Care is a specialist nursing recruitment agency. Our specialist Nursing consultants work with NHS and private sector teams across England. Whether you are looking for an interim or permanent post close to home, or nationally, we are able to assist you with a dedicated point of contact to provide support and guidance.

Do you know a Nurse looking for a new role? If so, We offer a fantastic refer a friend scheme, where you could receive £300 in vouchers for every nurse you refer to us who we place, subject to Ts and Cs.

If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss any of the other opportunities we have available please contact Wayne on 0191 233 1381, or click Apply below.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


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