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Job Reference: coltencare/SPON/79/316
Number of Positions: 1
Contract Type: Full Time
Contract Details: Permanent
Salary: Up to £25.76 per hour, depending on experience, including all enhancements
Working Hours: Up to 36, 42 hour contracts (48 hours may be available) including alternate weekends
Closing Date: 28/02/2021
Job Types: Nursing
Cluster: Bournemouth & Poole
Site: Various homes
Location: Various locations

Job Description


Please note you will be contacted prior to the closing date, interviews will be ongoing and we may close this vacancy early.

We will support with payment towards your Tier 2 visa application, if you are a nurse seeking a new certificate of sponsorship in the UK we can help you make the transition. 

Positions available at Nurse and Senior Nurse level, and pay rates from £16.57 to £25.76 per hour depending on experience (inclusive of all enhancements) there is something for everyone.

Opportunities available across Colten Care’s portfolio in Dorset, Hampshire (including New Forest) and West Sussex.

Contracted hours 36 or 42 hours (48hrs may be available), full-time positions, days, nights and weekends.

Additional hours / overtime opportunities available to suit your circumstances

Join us as a Registered Nurse OR Senior Nurse and make a difference

Our multi-award-winning team provides the highest standards of care and comfort to support our residents’ health and wellbeing.

We have immediate Registered Nurse and Senior Nurse positions available, all with the prospect of further career progression. 

In our latest Nurses’ survey, 96% of respondents say they feel valued and have the variety and freedom to provide consistently good care. 

Working in a closely-knit team of Nurses and Carers, you’ll be responsible for the health and wellbeing of residents, applying sound clinical judgement to manage a variety of acute and chronic conditions. You will provide outstanding, evidence-based, individualised nursing care, regularly updating care plans.

Unlike some other providers, we offer excellent staff ratios and clinical training.

As well as fellow Nurses, you have the reassurance of working directly alongside Senior Care Leads with 24/7 on-call support from other Clinical and Quality experts. 

As a senior practitioner you have a unique opportunity - thanks to our dedicated Clinical Manager's - to refresh and gain new skills and to pursue further study and career opportunities.

Other benefits include:

*Paid breaks and free meals on duty

*Opportunities for career development to Senior Nurse, Clinical Lead and beyond

*Support to achieve revalidation

*Annual NMC subscription reimbursed

*Planned and fully supported induction regardless of experience

*Staff recommendation scheme

*Company recognition and awards night

*Clinical and dementia care conferences led by the Colten team

*Support with practice supervision and assessor roles in line with NMC guidelines

*Payment towards Tier 2 visa application for eligible nurses

*Hands-on practical training plus access to Health Education England and Nursing Times’ e-Learning modules

*Development of leadership skills

*Clinical skills updates on subjects including venepuncture, catheterisation, T34 syringe driver, end-of-life care, and much more.

About You

We will expect you to demonstrate strong clinical knowledge, role modelling and promoting best practice in wound management, nutrition, tissue viability, end-of-life care and other essential clinical interventions. You will help to ensure that healthcare objectives meet and exceed our standards and those of our regulators. 

For our Senior positions we will require you have up-to-date clinical skills and at least two years’ experience. We will expect you to demonstrate strong leadership, role modelling and promoting best practice.

About Us

We are a family-owned care home provider with 21 homes in Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire and West Sussex. All are fantastic homely environments registered for nursing care, with four specifically dedicated to dementia care. Seven of our homes are officially rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission. We are independently recognised as the UK’s leading care home group for our size. scores us at a remarkable 9.9 out of ten, the highest of its Top 20 Large Care Home Groups.

For more information about joining us as a Registered Nurse, please call us today on 01425 482477.