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Registered General Nurse

Posted 29 January by Newcross Healthcare Ended

We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Registered General Nurse (RGN/RN1) working full or part time hours in a variety of exceptional nursing, residential and specialist care homes in Dover, Deal, Sandwich and the wider Kent region.

It is essential that you are dedicated to promoting the well-being and quality of life of each individual you care for. This means recognising the capabilities of each person, championing their needs and seeing them as more than a care plan.

Due to rural client locations and shift times, public transport is not always readily available, therefore access to your own vehicle is desirable.

The Nursing Role

As a nurse, you will work closely with your team to identify patient care requirements by establishing a compassionate environment. You will adhere to high standards of care by observing and recording patient's strengths and needs, providing emotional support when needed and administering medication in line with up to date protocols.

We provide nursing care a range of settings from acute, hospital and ward environments to care, nursing and residential homes, so it would be beneficial if you have experience in at least one of these.

Take advantage of flexible, agency-style working that fits around your needs but gives you all the benefits of a permanent contract, guaranteed hours and free ongoing training (earned as you work).

Perks of a Newcross Nurse
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) upfront
  • Free uniform upon joining
  • Salary of up to £24.53/hr including holiday pay
  • Revalidation support through a local line manager and Clinical Governance team
  • Specialised nurse training available free through credits earned as you work
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • NurChat nurse forum - get support and discuss issues with your peers

As a Registered Nurse, you can access our exclusive Platinum Ticket Invitation, which means you'll receive a free uniform when you join our team, a free DBS check upfront, and a £500 welcome bonus after your first 250 hours of work with Newcross.

Why Newcross?

Newcross healthcare value all of our employees and wish for all to have clear career progression because of this (unlike any other agency) we offer over 200 training courses to ensure that our employees always have the opportunity to evolve in their role, learn new skills and develop and progress further in their career. It is important for us to provide stability to our people, we are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income, with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you.

For this role you will need:

You should have the right to live and work in the UK and hold a valid NMC registration. It is important that you are able to supply us with references for previous employers including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability in the past 18 months. It is highly desirable that you also have access to your own vehicle.

The Local Branch

Our Canterbury branch is based at St Andrews House on Station Road East opposite Canterbury Castle which was built just after the Battle of Hastings. It is a popular tourist attraction in the city being second to Canterbury Cathedral. We are just down the road from the local train station and easily reachable by car or bus. We provide nursing and HCA work to all areas of Kent from Faversham in the West, Margate in the East, and Dover in the South.

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application and use code NursePlatinum to claim your platinum package

If you cannot apply online, please call . Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.

*Terms and conditions apply. See Platinum Nurse Reward Package offer for details.

Required skills

  • part time
  • medical
  • flexible
  • care
  • rgn
  • full time
  • nursing
  • healthcare
  • general nurse
  • registered general nurse
  • registered nurse
  • agency
  • job
  • kent
  • permanent
  • sandwich
  • vacancy
  • dover
  • deal

Reference: 34103636

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