Registered General Nurse

RGN Nurse - Full Time- Somerset House Nursing Home in the beautiful village of Wheldrake, York - Part of The Country Court Family

Hours: Days/Nights, 50 Hours per week, working weekends on rota (Shift times 1900-0730 / 0700-1930)

We are looking for a proactive, passionate, and ambitious Nurse (RGN) with a valid PIN, to support us in creating the best person-centred environment for our residents at our beautiful home, Somerset House.

Somerset House Care Home offers family-led nursing and residential care in the beautiful Yorkshire village of Wheldrake near York.

Dipin our Home Manager & the friendly and compassionate care team are dedicated to our residents, providing personal, dignified care that ensures our home is exactly that – a home.

We’re proud to be a family run business that’s grown over the years to a family of 2,800+ employees and over 40 care homes.

We’re passionate about providing 5

* care to our residents.

From bistros to pubs and cinema rooms to spas – we’ve created extraordinary care homes so we’re looking for extraordinary people to join our team!

Our Nursing Teams are highly valued, skilled, friendly and naturally kind- and warm-hearted individuals who thrive in their roles, by mentoring others whilst focussing on the personal needs of our residents, empowering and delivering the care they deserve.

You will have a wide range of responsibilities to include making critical clinical decisions, assessing and developing person centred care plans, safely providing nursing care including administering medication, dressings and management of resident’s medical conditions.

Supporting each other is vitally important - we thrive when we work together to create a safe environment for all.

As an experienced qualified nurse RGN, who shows the most up to date knowledge of clinical practices, you will be able to demonstrate excellent leadership and communication skills, be keen in developing yourself and others and able to build good close relationships with residents and their families.

You will be driven and determined to deliver continuous improvement, with an enthusiastic approach and the ability to be highly responsive under pressure.

It is also important that you share our same family care values, be a team player and committed to ensure the very best of care is delivered to our wonderful residents.


You’ll be joining a family business and working alongside a real team-spirited group of people.

You’ll also benefit from our generous range of benefits which include


  • Free DBS Check and reimbursement for Annual Nurse RGN PIN Registration cost
  • Free Parking
  • Free Uniform 
  • Paid Breaks
  • A rewarding job with exciting opportunities for career progression
  • Enhanced Bank Holiday rates at Christmas and New Year at Double time, all other bank holiday paid at Time and a Half
  • Supportive and bespoke Induction Training Programmes, ongoing training and development and nationally recognised qualifications

  • Refer a friend or resident bonus scheme 

  • Pension Contributions & access to the Blue Light Discount Card.
  • Annual Staff Awards Programme across all our Homes celebrating our great staff

Plus many more benefits!



All applicants must already hold the legal right to work in the UK and if successful will need to provide evidence.

We are no longer accepting applications for sponsorship.




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