Bank Registered Nurse - Wyndwell Care Home, AB42 1DJ

Ref: 547 Date Posted: Friday 01 Dec 2017

Are you a committed, passionate and friendly Nurse?  We are seeking talented and caring nurses who will make a difference to the lives of the residents we care for at Wyndwell Care Home.

Long established Wyndwell Care Home is a well-known and popular home situated opposite the harbour in Peterhead.  The home has room for 31 residents all in single occupancy rooms, boasts a large lounge area, a dining area, two conservatories and a small lounge overlooking the harbour area.  

We are currently seeking bank nurses. Please note, this is not a full or part time position. Hours will be provided as required to cover sick leave, holidays, staff shortages, vacant hours, etc.

Your key responsibilities will include

·         Leading the shift to ensure delivery of excellent care standards

·         Promoting independence and positively enhancing the lives of our residents in a dignified and respectful manner

·         Assessing residents care needs and providing direct nursing care when required

·         Planning, implementing and evaluating the care given to residents

·         Maintaining up to date, accurate and personalised care plans for each resident

·         Administering prescribed medication to residents in accordance with Renaissance Care’s procedures and the NMC guidelines

·         Ensuring medication is ordered, received, stored and returned in the appropriate way

The successful candidate will be

·         A qualified Registered Nurse with current NMC registration

·         Able to demonstrate a proven ability to lead a team and act as the Nurse in Charge

·         Confident in the specific nursing skills required for your position and training

·         Able to demonstrate good time management and excellent written/verbal communication skills

·         Able to work as part of a team under the supervision of the Deputy and Home Manager

·         Committed to providing high quality care


In return, we will offer you

·         Guaranteed weekly, contracted hours

·         An informative induction and a supportive and friendly working environment

·         Continuous training and improvement to help all employees deliver and maintain the level of care we strive for, as well as achieving your own goals within a care setting.