Registered Nurses

Closing date:Friday 31 March 2017 - 17:00
Lamel Beeches and Hartrigg Oaks, York

Hourly rate of pay: £13.53 (Night work is paid at time and a third)

Hours of work: Full time (37.5) and Part time (circa 20)

Location: Lamel Beeches and Hartrigg Oaks, York

Term: Permanent

Are you looking for a full-time or part-time, flexible nursing role working with a supportive and friendly team in a high quality residential nursing home? Are you a Nurse who wants to feel supported and to enjoy a healthy work life balance? We are looking for Registered Nurses to join our team at Lamel Beeches Care Home in Heslington, and Hartrigg Oaks, New Earswick, York.

We offer a great employee benefits package as well as paying for your annual PIN renewal, free parking, uniform and notification of your rota 4-6 weeks in advance.

We offer competitive rates of pay in addition to the above of £13.53 per hour (night work is paid at time and a third). We also pay double time on bank holidays.

What will your role be?

As a Senior Support Nurse, you will play a critical role in leading our care teams in order to make a real and positive difference to the lives of older people. You will be providing medication to residents, undertaking GP liaison etc., updating care plans, undertaking supervisions of the care team, undertaking risk assessments and monitoring weight and general health and well being in a person centred manner.

What are we looking for?

You must be:

  • RGN qualified
  • Experience of leading a team
  • Knowledge of social care legislation
  • Caring and compassionate with an excellent clinical track record
  • Passionate about delivering person centred care
  • Effective communication skills

Desirable:

  • Previous nursing experience in a care home setting is preferable

About us

The Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) provides housing, care homes, retirement and supported housing and demonstrates new approaches in these areas.

The Care Services Team is responsible for providing high quality residential, nursing and specialist dementia services. Hartrigg Oaks is a 42 bed home, situated in the heart of a retirement community which aims at maintaining independence throughout later life.

Lamel Beeches is a 41 bed home, enjoying a perfect location set in beautiful mature gardens within two miles of York City Centre. Both homes provide residential or nursing care for older people, ensuring that every resident is treated as an individual person, with their rights to independence, privacy and dignity fully respected.

How to apply:

For an informal discussion about the roles please contact Lesley Lightfoot (Recruitment Manager) on 01904 615935 or download an application pack from our website. You can also request a job pack via recruitment@jrf.org.uk or contact us on our 24-hour recruitment answerphone: 01904 615 943.

Successful candidates would be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Application documents