Staff Nurse - 37.5 hours/week - working 3 long days

Salary
£33,739.63 per annum
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Brighton
Closing Date
Closing date is midday on 15 October 2021

Blind Veterans UK helps vision-impaired ex-Service men and women of every generation rebuild their lives after sight loss. Since 1915, we’ve provided rehabilitation, training, practical advice and emotional support to tens of thousands of blind veterans.

We are looking to appoint a qualified RGN, NMC registered with an active pin number. 

In the role you’ll be performing nursing duties and supervising Care Leads and Health Care Assistants to ensure a holistic nursing care service is provided to our members who have various degrees of sight loss and, in some cases, additional disabilities.

Shift Patterns:

For this post, the working pattern will consist of working three long day shifts on a rolling shift roster. 

Night duties shifts are on a rota system every four to five months (dependent on staffing this may reduce to two months on occasion) and consist of working three or four 10.5 hours shift each week.

Closing Date:         Friday, 15 October 2021 at 12 midday

Interviews:            to be confirmed

This position IS subject to Enhanced disclosure and barring service checks.

This role is based within a CQC registered care home. It is a legal requirement that all employees will need to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated in order to protect our residents. In order to be considered for this role, and as part of our pre-employment checks, you will need to be able to provide appropriate certification confirming that you have received a MHRA or EMA approved COVID-19 vaccine.  Please note: Appointment cards are not valid proof of vaccination.

Benefits include free life assurance, pension scheme, subsidised staff restaurant, use of gymnasium and pool, employee assistance programme and an excellent working environment.

To apply, please submit an up-to-date CV and complete the personal details form and send them to recuitment@blindvetereans.org.uk

We’re keen to recruit into this role swiftly, therefore please do submit your CV as soon as possible.

Personal Details form (DBS) 2021

Staff Nurse Job Description