Nurse (Days)

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We are looking for a nurse to join our team at Summerfield House in Halifax where we have over 107 dedicated rooms for residents, providing a comfortable and relaxing home which caters for the elderly and those suffering with Dementia, Alzheimer’s, other mental health issues or the after-effects of a stroke.

Job purpose is to achieve the highest possible standard of care in a professional manner through direct nursing care, effective supervision of Staff Members and to take management responsibility for a shift as directed.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assessing and planning nursing care requirements.
  • Providing pre- and post-operation care.
  • Monitoring and administering medication and intravenous infusions.
  • Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures.
  • writing records.
  • Supervising junior staff.
  • Organising workloads.
  • Providing emotional support to patients and relatives.
  • Ensuring effective communication between day and night shifts
  • Attending MDT meetings.

We are looking for:

  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Someone who is passionate about person centered care.
  • Good leadership qualities.

Summerfield House Care Home

Gibbet Street, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 4JW

Telephone: 01422 351626

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