Your role as an Agency Nurse
The role of the Agency Nurse is to work alongside other registered nurses and care assistants in supporting them to provide quality care to all clients at all times. You may work in a variety of settings including Residential Homes, Nursing Homes, Hospices, Respite Care, NHS Hospitals and Private Hospitals. Benefits of being an agency nurse include higher hourly pay rates, flexibility to choose the shifts you want around other commitments and the option to work part-time or full-time.
Duties of an Agency Nurse
Because of the nature of your work, the duties and responsibilities of an agency nurse can vary widely depending on a specific assignment or location. But general responsibilities include:
- Assess patient health
- Administer Care and Medication
- Maintain Patient Records
- Supervising and Training less-qualified healthcare staff
- Ensuring that personal care plans are followed
- Being mindful and reporting of any Safeguarding issues
Required skills and experience of an Agency Nurse
- Critical Thinking
- Attention to Detail
- Commitment to ongoing professional development
The county of Essex, in England, represents the positives of British culture, past and present. Located in the south-east of England and within easy access of London, this uniquely English county has so much to offer with rolling countryside, coastal and market towns and busier urban hubs such as Colchester and Chelmsford.
The county is also great for businesses, with four international deep sea ports, six rail freight terminals and the UK’s third largest cargo airport (London Stansted) in Essex it is easy to see why over 90,000 businesses choose Essex as their home.
Registered General Nurse
£18 - 24 Per Hour
Are you passionate about Nursing and are looking for your next role? Swanstaff Colchester are currently on a huge recruitment drive for experienced Registered Nurses just like you! Job Title: Registered General Nurse Location: Colchester Salary: £18.00 - £24.00 per hour Shifts:8am-2pm, 2pm-8pm 8am-8pm and 10pm-7am The Role of a Registered Nurse: Checking and administering drugs and injections PEG Feeds Syringe Drivers Wound Management Diabetes Management End of Life Care Requirements of a Registered Nurse: You must be NMC Registered Nurse with an active PIN number You must have a minimum of 6 months UK based care experience ideally within similar settings. Excellent communication skills. Enhanced DBS on update service preferred but not essential. Own transport preferred but not essential. Benefits : Free Training Varied work placements (if required) Hours to suit your availability Weekly Pay A dedicated and friendly team of experienced consultants Refer a friend scheme – from £25 - £200 If you’re interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Charlotte from our Colchester branch! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer
Registered General Nurse
£18.50 Per Hour
We are currently recruiting for a reliable and hardworking resgistered general nurse in the Chelmsford area. We are looking for a candidate who is flexibable and willing to work on shift rotas between shifts such as earlies, long days, nights, sleeping in and waking nights. Job Title: Registered General Nurse Location: Chelmsford Rate of Pay: £18.50 The Role: Delivering personal care to each individual Building a good relationship with each individual candidate Knowledge of End of Life Care Promote a High standard of care Excellent Infection Control knowledge Able to insert NG tubes and knowledge of nasal gastric feeding. An understanding of wound care/septic techniques Requirements: Flexible hours NMC Registration Up to date mandatory training. DBS required 6 months experience within the last 3 years Experience in a role supporting similar needs is preferable Benefits: Weekly pay Ongoing regular work 28 days Annual leave ‘Refer A Friend’ – earn CASH rewards when referring a friend to Swanstaff (T&C’s apply) 24/7 on call support Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
Director Of Nursing
£45000 - 50000 Per Annum
Swanstaff Chelmsford needs you now more than ever. We are looking for a Director of Nursing in the Chelmsford area to work at our prestigious client in the local area. Our candidates are the #HiddenHeros and we need more of them. You will become part of a team who are passionate about Nursing and compasionate to all residents and staff. Job Title: Director Of Nursing Location: Chelmsford Rate of Pay:£45,000-£50,000 The Role of a Director Of Nursing: A Director of Nursing will be in charge of all areas of nursing within my clients home, this will consist of delivering a tailored care service to all residents and staff but also planning all requirements throughtout the day to insure all measurements for the residents are set in place. As aDirector of Nursing, you will be responsible for overseeing, planning and providing exceptional nursing care to our residents with a focus on delivering a personalised experience for every Service User.We want our residents to live a purposeful and meaningful life and believe that is the responsibility of everyone in the home. You will be required to understand and comply with all aspects of the Care Standards Act to ensure a safe environment is maintained throughout our home and medications are effectively managed so our residents receive exceptional care. Requirements of a Director Of Nursing: The Direct of Nursing will be responsible of the Care Standards Act to ensure all health and safety regulations are adheard through out the home. Aswell as this you will need to effectively manage and oversee all medication for residents to ensure they receive an outstanding standard of care. Do you have a valid nurse pin? Must have management experience. Must be an excellent listener. Extremely organised Do you work well under pressure? Like what you hear? Apply now! If you’re interested in this role, please apply direct online now or alternatively please get in touch with Tyler Anderson from our Chelmsford team!