Downlands Park - Sister/Charge Nurse

Haywards Heath
£13.00 per hour + enhancements + benefits
28 Dec 2012
25 Jan 2013
DWP - RN/RMN
Care Home, Hospital
Permanent

About the role
You will be responsible for maintaining the highest standards of care and clinical excellence
Leading a team, you’ll develop, implement and evaluate individualised care plans, ensuring the physical, emotional and social needs of our residents are met
Other key duties will include delivering hands on nursing, safe administration of drugs, maintaining accurate records, complying to policies, procedures and guidelines of the company and governing bodies
Working alongside a multidisciplinary team, you will really get to know our residents and their families, promoting independence, choice, dignity and respect
You will motivate and mentor your team, delivering teaching sessions and guiding the professional development of junior colleagues.

Who we’re looking for
As a Level 1 Registered Nurse with a valid NMC PIN Number, you will not only have a genuine passion for elderly care, but you’ll also understand the importance of the right things done well.
 
What’s in it for you?
Free uniform
Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
Pension and life assurance scheme available
Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts

About our Home
Downlands Park is a 46 bedded home set within the idyllic, rolling West Sussex countryside, situated on the edge of the tranquil and attractive town of Haywards Heath – a delightful location with several National Trust gardens and the seaside nearby. Downlands Park offers nursing care, palliative care, care for people with Parkinson's disease, motor neurone disease and those who have had stroke, and respite.

Who we are
Bupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.
 
Passionate about making lives better, every decision we make is because we care. It’s why we inspire and support our nurses to put our residents’ wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.
 
Be the nurse you want to be.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post.  For further information on Certificates of Sponsorship please visit the UK Border Agency website.

UK Registration
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see the NMC website.