Registered Nurse

First city permanent recruitment team have the pleasure in looking for a Registered nurse to join our clients medium sized, homely and welcoming nursing home in Gloucester.

Registered Nurse (nights)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To give skilled nursing care as appropriate, using a systematic approach of assessing, to include deficiencies in care and recommending corrective action.

  • To aim to detect and prevent conditions which may affect the mental, physical or emotional wellbeing of service users by participating in the assessment of needs and implementation of planned care.

  • To accurately record clinical observations and changes in service users' condition and report back to the senior nurse also taking and following up the appropriate actions,

  • To communicate complex information to service users and relatives, using empathy and reassurance.

  • To contribute to a comprehensive risk assessment of all situations associated with the care of the service user in order to ensure nurses' and the carers' safety.

  • To manage and organise own and others workload by utilising skill mix through roistering and service user allocation, using team meetings to identify problems and support staff.

  • To have the dexterity to perform clinical skills: including intravenous injection, suture removal and other acquired skills.

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