Hampshire County Council hiring candidates for nurses at Bickerley Green Nursing Home in the united kingdom

Organisation : Hampshire County Council
Salary Range : £24,343 – £27,397 pro rata per annum (actual salary £15,788 – £17,769 per annum)
Work Location : Bickerley Green Nursing Home, Ringwood, UK
Hours per week : 24
Contract Type : Permanent

About Hampshire County Council

The County Council’s role is to act strategically and implement policy as determined by Cabinet. This means delivering services to the people of Hampshire (and sometimes beyond) in an open and cost-effective way. The Council acts in the best interests of Hampshire and its residents.

Essential Qualifications : Registered General Nurse or Registered Mental Nurse (RGN or RMN)

Desirable Qualifications : N/A

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  •  You will have a good knowledge and understanding of elderly care, rehabilitation and Health and Social Care agenda.
  • Able to provide direct care for the client group you will be managing, and have an understanding that the delivery of care is within a social care setting.
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written).
  •  Experience of involving residents / families or carers in care
    planning, monitoring and evaluating services.
  •  Basic IT skills / or a willingness to undertake training.
  •  Able to work as part of a team – self motivated and flexible in your approach to work.
    General range of medical, surgical nursing and elderly care.
  •  A good working knowledge of clinical governance standards and good clinical skills.
  •  The ability to engage successfully with residents, families and carers and able to support and mentor students and more junior nursing staff within the team.
  •  Ability to fulfil the travel requirements of the role

Working Conditions

Please note the following conditions can and will be encountered in this position:

  • Manual handling of people/objects 15kg+ on a daily basis
  • Display Screen Equipment user
  • Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Contact details for an informal discussion

Jacqui Milford, Registered Manager on 01425 473312

Closing date : 21 February 2017

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Additional Job Information : HCC2300176 Nurse Job Summary and Person Specification