Bamber Bridge, Preston PR5 6AZ, UK
From £13.82 per hour Closing Date
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 View Advert
About the Job
We are looking for enthusiastic and flexible Registered Nurses interested in the challenging and rewarding field of neurological care to join our bank register. This role focuses on the provision of direct care to people in a long term neurological care setting.
Sue Ryder provides incredible hospice and neurological care to people facing a life-changing or terminal diagnosis. We do whatever we can to act as a safety net for our patients and their loved ones during the most difficult time of their lives.
We’re a national charity and with the help of our 11,000 volunteers, 450 shops, our dedicated staff and supporters, we provided over 2.5 million hours of care last year.
Now we are calling on Registered Nurses (RGN) to join the bank register at Cuerden Hall and help us provide our amazing care.
• Assess needs, plan, implement and evaluate evidence-based nursing care
• Provide healthcare advice through educating patients, carers and families
• Carry out clinical nursing procedures
• Work collaboratively with other members of the health and social care team
• Contribute to the dissemination of good practice by participating in teaching and learning opportunities
To join us at NHS Band 5 equivalent you'll have had post-registration experience, ideally in the field of specialist neurological care. Appropriate diploma level Neurological Care modules or equivalent would be desirable. A dual qualification in either mental health or learning disability nursing would be an advantage but more importantly we want to hear from dedicated nurses with sound clinical skills who are keen to make a real difference.
The great benefit about being on the talent bank is the flexibility it provides for both you and the Charity. You have control work to fit in with your lifestyle. You must be flexible with excellent people skills and be a team player.
Cuerden Hall is a Sue Ryder specialist neurological care centre based in Lancashire, caring for people aged 18 and over who have life-changing conditions affecting the brain and nervous system. We are here for people with degenerative conditions such as motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis and Huntington's - as well as those with acquired conditions resulting from a brain or spinal injury or stroke. We offer a huge range of support, from long-term residential care centre where each room is specially adapted to make moving and handling easier, to day services to help people remain independent at home.
- 8.00 pm to 6.00 am (nights) 30%
- Friday midnight to Sunday midnight (weekends) 45%
- Public Holidays 24 hours midnight to midnight 60%
• Free onsite parking
• Subsidised meals
• NHS Pension continuation / Private pension matched at either 3% or 5% / Auto enrolment pension scheme
• PeoplePerks - discounts with hundreds of retailers and services that can amount to an average annual saving of £350
Sue Ryder is an equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
It takes a special sort of person to join our team so if you could see yourself as one of our Registered Nurses, please apply via the button shown.
Sue Ryder is a charity registered in England and Wales (1052076) and in Scotland (SC039578). Company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (943228). Registered office: Kings House, King Street, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2ED