Registered Nurse - Children

2018-06-07 Care Homes Job Title: Registered Nurse - Children

Job Setting: Clients Home

Job Role: Carer / Support Worker

Date Posted: 08 May 2018

Job Location: Southampton , Hampshire

Salary: £35.00 35.00 per hour Free DBS + uniform + £500 platinum ticket

Hours: Full Time or Part Time

Contact Name: Sam Trueman

Job Reference: SOUCC-RN-SOUTH-May18

Description

Are you proud to care? Do you want to make a real difference to someone's life?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking experienced Registered Nurses to provide life-enhancing care to our young service users living with additional healthcare needs in their own homes in Southampton, Totton, Hythe, Sholing and the surrounding local areas through our Southampton branch.

As a Registered Nurse, you can access our exclusive Platinum Ticket Invitation, which means you'll receive a free uniform when you join our team, free DBS check upfront, and a £500 welcome bonus after your first 250 hours of work with Newcross*.

We have a range of shifts available from long days and nights, to evenings and weekends.

What can you expect from your Nursing Role?

As a Newcross Nurse, it is essential that you are dedicated to improving and supporting the quality of life and well-being of individuals you encounter. You'll need to have excellent clinical skills, with a valid NCM pin number, and the confidence to work with clients independently and as part of a wider MDT team.

You will need excellent clinical skills and the confidence to work with several different clients, but we will never ask you to work outside of your skill-base. We take pride in offering the highest standard of nursing care to our clients and if you share that goal, we would love to hear from you.

Upon joining, you'll receive a full in-house induction as well as an introduction to the client you will be supporting, their needs and care plan. You'll receive any training necessary to top up your skills, including a shadow shift if required.

Skills & Opportunities

This is a great chance for you to improve your skill set with a range of free training programmes provided by Newcross. Want to enhance your clinical knowledge? Why not enrol on a Newcross course in PEG, Tracheostomy, Epilepsy and medication delivery? Or gain experience caring for those with spinal and brain injuries or neurodegenerative conditions.

If you want to develop your knowledge and further your career, this could be the opportunity for you.

What will you benefit from?

  • Free DBS check upfront and free uniform*
  • £500 Platinum Reward after 250 hours of work with Newcross*
  • Competitive salary up to £34.83/hr paid weekly including holiday pay
  • Specialised nurse training available free through credits earned as you work
  • Support from local line manager and Clinical Governance team
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Revalidation support through local line manager and Clinical Governance team
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • NurChat nurse forum - get support and discuss issues with your peers

Why should you join Newcross?

We value all of our employees and wish for all to have clear career progression, so we offer over 200 training courses to ensure that our employees always have the opportunity to evolve in their role, learn new skills and progress further in their career.

We are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving you the security of a steady income, with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you.

What do you need for this role?

  • Current valid NMC registration
  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 6 months' post-registration experience in a nursing job
  • At least 2 referee contact details, one from your current employer and one from your current or previous place of work commenting on your clinical ability. You must also provide referee contact details for all other employments in the past 18 months or for your 3 most recent jobs.
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or are willing to book onto a Newcross course
  • You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable

Your Local Team

Located on the south coast of the UK, Newcross Healthcare's Southampton branch is based at Compass on The Avenue, the branch is close to Royal South Hants Hospital and within walking distance of Southampton Central train station.

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Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.

*Terms and conditions apply. See Platinum Nurse Reward Package offer for details.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Registered nurse
  • RN
  • southampton registered nurse
  • registered children's nurse
  • agency
  • care
  • care agency
  • care assistant
  • carer
  • flexible
  • full time
  • rgn
  • complex care
  • job
  • nursing home
  • part time
  • permanent
  • vacancy
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