Flexi-Bank Nurse

Location
Cardiff
Salary / hourly pay rate
£17.24 - £22.24 per hour
Employment Type
Part time
Contract Type
Permanent
Date posted
Thursday 28 September 2023
Closing Date
Tuesday 27 February 2024

Are you a Registered General Nurse that is looking for a new opportunity and career growth? 

The role is for a qualified nurse to join our residential team working with disabled children who have a range of complex health needs. 

Role Overview  

As part of our nursing team for our children and young people, you’ll be putting together health care plans, Protocols, and risk assessments, and liaising with the multi-disciplinary team from the health authority and other outside agencies who support that individual. 

You will work closely with our in-house therapy team and school staff to ensure a holistic approach is delivered. You’ll be administering medications, carrying out other nursing procedures, and providing psychological support but you’ll also be key to enabling the young people to access the community by accompanying the children and young people to access the community and have fun with whatever they want to do.  

Your role will also entail training and educating support staff to deliver delegated clinical tasks. 

Our Ideal Candidate

You’ll be either a qualified Children’s nurse or RNLD nurse with clinical experience. 

The clinical aspects of your role will include but not be limited to medication administration, wound care, catheter care, Nasogastric tube/gastrostomy and tracheotomy care, bowel care, and other procedures that would ensure the health and well-being of our children and young people. 

You’ll need to have a solution-focused approach, excellent communication skills, a can-do attitude, and a willingness to challenge yourself to develop new skills. 

 

Benefits

• FREE Online 24/7 GP Service for you and your family.

• Competitive rates of pay dependent on experience. 

• Wagestream - our financial planning app, making it easier to access and manage your finances and allowing you to access up to 30% of your pay throughout the month as and when you need it. 

• In addition to the company induction, you will also receive bespoke specialist training that reflects the needs of the service and your personal development. 

• Internal progression opportunities - We're committed to supporting your learning and upskilling and will support you to reach your full potential and progress in your career with us. 

• Induction – You will undertake a bespoke induction programme tailored to your specific job role and will complete training through a blended learning approach 

• Employee Support Helpline – You will have access to a private and confidential employee support helpline, covering a wide range of topics including financial advice, health and well-being and more. This is all available 24 hours a day 7 days a week 

• Pension 

 

Requirements

  • Currently and fully HCPC or NMC registered with a valid license to practice in the UK. 
  • Eligibility to live and work in the UK. 
  • Government legislation requires at least 1-year post-qualification work experience. 

Why Us

  • We have a wonderfully warm and vibrant community where children and young adults come to learn, live, have fun, and get the most out of life. 
  • We are committed to providing and sustaining excellent multi-disciplinary holistic teaching and learning experiences for all pupils, supported by a positive, caring, and vibrant working environment for staff. We encourage and enable our students to take on new and exciting challenges with the support of our skilled team. 
  • At Salutem Care and Education and at Salutem, we recognise the value and wisdom that come from all stages of life. Join our team to be a part of a community that truly appreciates the richness of age diversity.  
  • We are a Global Top 100 Inspiring Workplace - We celebrate our recent recognition as a top 100 Inspiring Workplace Globally with special recognition for our efforts in communication and employee experience.  
  • Our Competency Framework – You’ll have a transparent path to progress through our career pathways and pay bandings. This means you'll always know exactly what skills and achievements are needed to advance in your career.  
  • We have developed a core and cluster model - We offer support for children aged 3-19 years with physical and sensory disabilities, complex needs such as cerebral palsy, and epilepsy and a wide range of additional learning needs. We specialise in supporting children and young people who have emotional and behavioural needs, autistic spectrum conditions, and physical / learning disabilities with access to education opportunities being at the core of our work.