Your role in Nursing
The role of a 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 a Nurse
Because of the nature of your work, the duties and responsibilities of Nursing jobs 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 for Nursing Jobs
- Critical Thinking
- Attention to Detail
- Commitment to ongoing professional development
Ipswich is a large town in Suffolk with a population of 137,500. Set on the River Orwell, its waterfront is lined with cafes, galleries and shops, and the 19th-century Old Custom House which reflects the towns maritime history.
If you are looking for something to do in Ipswich you could take a cruise along the river Orwell, visit Christchurch Mansion to view the historical artwork on display or spend your time shopping in the town where you will find an array of independent retailers as well as high street staples.
There are over 9500 businesses offering employment opportunities in Ipswich. The largest employment sector in Ipswich is Health and Social Care, closely followed by Wholesale and Retail trades.
Night Healthcare Assistant
£8.50 - 14 Per Hour
Are you looking for flexible work that you can fit around your busy life? We have full and part time Night Shift positions within Ipswich, 10 to 12 hour shifts week days and weekends. We work with various nursing homes within Ipswich and the surrounding area. Job title: Night Healthcare Assistant Location: Ipswich, Suffolk Rate of pay: £8.50 - £14.00 per hour The role of a Night Healthcare Assistant: Helping people to move around. Toileting. Making beds. Talking to patients and making them comfortable. Monitoring patients' conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, respirations and weight. The requirements of a Night Healthcare Assistant: 6 months previous experience in this role. A valid DBS. Kind, caring and compassionate nature. Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Flexible working - you let us know when you can work! Free car parking on registration. Easy online application forms if unable to attend in person. Free Training. 24/7 support from our consultants. Temp Of the Month Scheme. Ambassador Programme. Pay enhancement at weekends. Weekly Pay. If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call Hayley on 01473 558443 for more information!