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Title:  Registered Nurse

Location: 

Ipswich, East Anglia, GB, IP4 3DH

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Supported Living
Requisition Number:  42911

Registered Nurse – Part Time

Sidegate Lane, Ipswich

£15.92 per hour

30 hours per week – shifts between 7.30am and 10.00pm – shifts on a 4 week rota, including weekends

 

We are looking to recruit a Registered Nurse to join our Sidegate Lane Nursing home and make a real difference to the lives of our residents. Our Nursing Home is a friendly, welcoming and care personalised environment, providing support to 24 people with mental health needs and/or dementia. If you have excellent interpersonal skills and thrive on making a positive difference to peoples lives, then come and join our established team and be part of something rewarding.

Read more about Sidegate Lane here

The role of Registered Nurse will include:

  • Preparing and monitoring client care plans and supervising the delivery of these, ensuring they meet the needs of the individuals and are adjusted as appropriate
  • Acting as an advocate for clients when liaising with multi-agency teams, ensuring their best interests and rights are promoted and protected
  • Building and maintaining close working relationships with clients, their families or guardians, and relevant agency-teams to ensure the best care is delivered
  • Assisting in the recruitment, performance and development of quality staff to ensure they operate to a high standard
  • Being involved in quality, risk,  health and progress assessments, ensuring legislative, regulatory and business standards are maintained

Skills and experiences:

  • A relevant qualification (e.g. Registered Mental Health Nurse or Registered Learning Disability Nurse) is essential
  • Comprehensive experience of working with a similar client group, such as mental health or dementia, is essential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills allowing you to build strong and professional working relationships
  • Some knowledge of relevant legislation and its application is desirable
  • Recent experience of supervising clinical staff would be beneficial
  • Access to a vehicle would be beneficial but is not essential

Why work for us?

We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.

We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation, CQC registered services and floating support. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities and people with mental health needs.

Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package appropriate for the role that you do, including:

  • A pension scheme, with matching contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • At least 25 days paid holiday, rising to a maximum of 30 days after 5 years service (plus public holidays) pro rata
  • Life assurance
  • Family friendly arrangements, including opportunities for flexible working
  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work scheme
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • The full-time equivalent for this role is 37.5 hours

Read the full job profile here

Closing Date: 24 January 2019

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

For an insight into what it’s like to work for us, take a look at #LifeatSanctuary on Twitter

Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Supported Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association and Sanctuary Home Care Limited, both exempt charities.


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