Eclypse Recruitment

Peripatetic Nurse - Covering Different Nursing Homes

Peripatetic Nurse - Bedfordshire

£20 per hour

24-36 hour contract

NMC registration fee paid for (T&C apply)

Commitment and Performance Bonus of up to £2000 (T&C apply)

We are currently recruiting for a Peripatetic Nurse to join a large healthcare provider.

You will be supporting a number of Care Homes across Bedfordshire.

We are looking for like-minded people to join the group.

People who have a caring nature, patience and a passion for providing excellence in care.

As a NMC Registered Nurse you will have the autonomy to practice and to lead and support whilst ensuring the physical, emotional and medical requirements of our residents are met.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To be accountable to the Regional Manager/Director for delivery of the agreed improvement plan for the Home.

  • Maintain the safe day to day running of the Home, working in partnership with the Home Manager and senior team in the home.

  • To lead the team in the Home to achieve the best possible outcomes for its residents.

  • Engage in effective methods for auditing and assuring the quality of the Homes provision and services.

  • The allocated place of work will be determined by the Regional Manager/Director, based on requests from Home Managers for short/long term permanent staff absence, annual leave or recruitment gap cover in respective Homes

  • Shift and placement length will be agreed by the Regional Manager/Director.

    Any additional hours to be worked need to be previously authorised by the Regional Manager/Director

  • An improvement plan will be delivered by the post holder whilst in the Home and will be agreed and up to by all parties.

  • The improvement plan will be time specific and will plan for the exit of the post holder at the end of the placement period.

Daily Duties:

  • Maintain confidentiality at all times.

  • Respect the confidentiality of information in line with the requirements of the Data Protection Act at all times.

  • Ensure the dignity and respect of every resident is maintained at all times.

  • Travel as required within the area and other areas within the company for business and training.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Previous nursing and supervisory experience

  • Previous experience working within an elderly care environment.

  • Understand care planning processes and have experience of writing care plans.

  • Good working knowledge of IT systems.

  • Knowledge and/or experience regulatory framework.

Skills and Abilities

  • Develop good and effective relationships with all aspects of the business internally and externally.

  • Ability to contribute to, monitor and implement changes that improvement service delivery and outcomes for residents.

  • Demonstrate an ability to ensure confidentiality.

  • Ability to lead, coach and inspire others.

  • Excellent presentation skills.

  • Excellent planning and organisational skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Self-motivated

  • Ability to lead, coach and develop staff.

  • Ability to take a pro-active approach

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Ability to problem solve

  • Excellent attendance and time keeping record

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to achieve results

  • Flexible approach to work and manage, prioritise and work to deadlines

To apply for this exciting opportunity please send your CV to Chloe at Eclypse Recruitment - 0161 804 7555 -

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