(Nights) Registered General Nurses - The Firs Nursing Home in Nottingham

Closing date: 21/06/2019

Location: 700 Mansfield Road, Nottingham, NG5 3FS

Salary is £16.24 per hour.  Working either 36 hours or 24 hours per week - 2 or 3 night shifts 12 hour shifts per week

Closing date for this role is 21st June 2019.  Role is subject to DBS checks

This role is responsible for:

  • Coordinate the delivery of person-centred care which meets the physical and mental health needs of residents as well as their social, intellectual and emotional needs
  • Ensure that nursing and care practices promote independence, preserve dignity and value the uniqueness of each individual resident
  • Assist with the assessment of needs of prospective residents and the admission of new residents
  • Ensure that comprehensive care plans are developed to meet residents’ identified needs and that care provided is regularly reviewed to ensure changing needs are met
  • Ensure that care plans are monitored, regularly reviewed and kept up to date and that residents and/or their representatives are involved in all aspects of the care planning process
  • Maximise resident involvement in the planning and delivery of services
  • Ensure the management of a safe and secure system for the control and administration of medication in accordance with statutory requirements and Abbeyfield procedures
  • Assist with the induction, training and development of care staff in accordance with Abbeyfield procedures
  • Motivate, coach, support and supervise members of the care staff team, individually and in groups
  • Assist with the identification of individual and team training needs in response to residents’ needs
  • Assist with the performance management of care staff


To apply please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to c.rodgers@abbeyfield.com and k.lawrence@abbeyfield.com