Staff Nurse

A fantastic new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Staff Nurse to work in an exceptional care home based in the Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading healthcare providers

This care home offers a versatile care service for a wide range of personal needs, maintaining many nursing packages as well as respite and dementia care provision


*To be considered for this position you must be qualified as a Registered Nurse with a current active NMC Pin



As a Nurse your key duties include:

  • Ensure that all Staff Members contribute to the best of their ability to the efficient running of the Care Home and the creation of an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the Service Users

  • Report any ill health amongst Service Users and make requests for GP/Professional visits where necessary

  • Administer prescribed medicines and document the same in accordance with the Company's procedure and NMC guidelines

  • Carry out regular checks on Service Users at intervals determined by the Home Manager.

    Ensure a clear and concise handover report is given to all relevant Staff Members at the end of each shift.

  • Maintain accurate records and ensure that each Service User within the Care Centre has an individualised Care Plan

  • Assess all aspects of Service Users' care needs, and provide health supervision and direct Nursing Care when required

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • Ability to work on own initiative

  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels

  • Good leadership qualities

  • Someone who is passionate about person-centered care

  • Good leadership qualities

The successful Nurse will receive an excellent salary of £18.50 per hour and the annual salary is up to £42,328 per annum.

We currently have permanent vacancies for both days and night shifts available.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • Holiday entitlement

  • Uniform provided

  • Free car park

  • Career progression

  • Pension scheme

  • Flexible working opportunities

Reference ID: 5906

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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