Start Date: ASAP

Location: Barrow-in-Furness/ Ulverston

Roles and Responsibilities

About Risedale Estates Ltd

  • We are a company that values dignity, respect and quality of care

  • We have 7 nursing homes across 4 sites in Barrow and Ulverston

  • We have a proven record of career progression, from programmes that offer in house training for carers to become nursing assistants to university apprenticeships that train care assistants to become registered nurses, all funded by us

  • We employ over 650 staff

Responsibilities of Nurse

  • Ensure the highest possible standards of care, assessing clients’ needs and wishes, and developing services to enhance their quality of life.

  • Champion appropriate independence and personal choice; developing, reviewing and updating care plans to meet our client’s physical, social and psychological needs.

  • Support, guide, teach and mentor others in line with the NMC Code, following its guidance at all times.

  • Ensure compliance with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines – identify, investigate and resolve risks proactively.

  • Ensure you follow a rigorous monitoring and recording practice; documenting efficiently, and thoroughly all matters

  • Contribute to the development of new ideas in nursing and social care in respect of stimulation for residents to improve their quality of life

Qualifications & Accreditations

  • NMC Registered Nurse or awaiting registration

  • The ability to lead a team, analyse problems and propose solutions or improvements

  • Able to communicate effectively and to develop professional relationships

  • Respectful of the values, views and needs of others

  • This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check (paid for by us)

Benefits of Nurse Role

  • Excellent training provided

  • Bank holidays double time

  • Uniform provided

  • Pension scheme

  • DBS paid

  • A no blame culture

If you believe you could make a real difference to somebody’s life every time you come to work and you would like to work in a caring, friendly environment along with a team of other dedicated nurses and carers then this is the job for you.