Registered Nurse - Letham Park, EH6 4NN

Ref: 437 Date Posted: Thursday 25 May 2017

Registered Nurse [RGN / RMN]

(Dayshift and Nightshift avaliable)
Edinburgh (EH6)

£15.50 p/h

Letham Park Care Home is a purpose built care home with space for 50 residents in single occupancy en-suite rooms, with expansion plans for another 20 bedrooms. The home is located in the heart of the Trinity area in Edinburgh and is close to all local amenities. The local community is important to the residents at Letham Park Care Home as well as their families. The home is split into two units, and we care for residents with dementia, elderly & frail residents as well as an EMI unit. Letham Park Care Home also has a large enclosed garden for the residents to enjoy & recuperate in, as well as two conservatories for those traditional Scottish days.  At Renaissance Care we strive to create a friendly and supportive environment and believe that to provide the necessary care and support to our residents we must have a committed, passionate and friendly team.  We are always seeking talented and caring individuals who will make a difference to the lives of the residents we care for.

We are currently recruiting for 3 highly motivated Registered Nurse to come join our team at our Letham Park Care Home based in Edinburgh.  The shifts will be provided on a rota basis; therefore, you must be willing to be flexible.

We are also seeking Bank Registered Nurses.

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 work as part of a team under the supervision of the Deputy and Home Manager.

We offer 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.

In addition, we will actively work with nurses who are looking to revalidate, or those who have their validation date fast approaching.

If you would like to apply for this position or would like some more information please contact the recruitment team on

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