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Title:  Registered Nurse


Wantage, South East, GB, OX12 7AR

Department:  Care (Nursing Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  55070

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.


Registered Nurse Nights


Wantage Nursing Home, Garston Lane, Wantage, Oxfordshire


£35,571 per annum based on 39 hours a week


Fulltime and part time hours available


Various options available including; evenings, nights & alternate weekends


We pay up to £2,000 when you join Sanctuary Care.  Relocation packages are also available *


Why work for us?

When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Wantage Nursing Home we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our values.


Where you’ll work

Wantage is located in the Vale of White Horse near Oxford, a five minute walk from the well known market town. The historic town is the heart of King Alfred's birthplace and we are close to tall the shops, cafes, theatre and other attractions it has to offer. Our dedicated team provide a range of care and support including nursing, dementia, palliative and respite care to up to 50 residents. Along with all the usual comforts you would expect Wantage has a place of worship, hairdressing salon and an activity room.


Click here for further information about the home


The role of Registered Nurse will include

  • Preparing and monitoring residents’ care plans
  • Ensuring high quality care is delivered which meets the residents’ individual needs


Skills and experiences

  • You will be Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • You will have experience of working in a clinical setting


Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Care a great place to work we offer access to a range of great employee benefits including:


  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • CQC performance bonus
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Loyalty Award available*
  • Refer a friend scheme with payment of up to £750 available*
  • Contributory pension from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Access to a free 24/7 support service providing support including legal, financial, emotional and medical advice
  • Discounts on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more via ‘My Rewards’
  • Criminal Records Checks are funded by Sanctuary Care

* Terms and Conditions apply


If you require further assistance please contact Wantage Nursing Home on 01235 774 320 and quote Ref: 55070


Closing date: 07 November 2019


To apply please click the blue Apply button at the top of the page or please send your up to date CV and covering letter to quoting reference: 55070


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We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.


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 Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

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