Registered Nurse - must be able to work nights as part of internal rotation - £3,000 welcome bonus
Care Home: Bennett Court
Location: Ash Grove, South Elmsall, WF9 2TF
Hours: Full time and part time hours available - must be able to work nights as part of internal rotation
Salary: £18.75 per hour + £3,000 welcome bonus*
The home manger Helen has worked for Exemplar for 16 years, she started as a nurse in 2005 and has been internally promoted throughout her career, in 2015 she was promoted to home manager, achieving her first Good with CQC in 2017. Since 2018 she has worked as a Peripatetic Home Manager assisting homes within the company to achieve the high standards expected of an Exemplar home. She was promoted to Commissioning Home Director in 2021 and is looking forward to bringing all of her knowledge and skills to Bennett Court to make the home a success and to achieve and maintain the high quality care of the service users we have living within our service.
This role is being advertised for a new specialist centre which means you have the fantastic opportunity to help create the most outstanding home and team environment.
The home, located in the South Elmsall area of Pontefract, has 30 large bedrooms - each with an en suite wet room - spread over three floors and surrounded by large landscaped gardens. It will eventually care for 30 adults living with a range of complex needs including people living with a brain injury, neuro-disability, spinal injury, physical disability and mental health condition. With excellent career development and the unique opportunity to be part of a team where you can make the difference and every day better.
Construction of the home started in November 2020, by contractor Walter Thompson, and is due to be completed in Winter 2021
We operate an in-house, multi-disciplinary model of care, which includes Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, and access to a full behavioural support team. We provide active rehabilitation, community integration, and a high quality of supported living for those who reside with us. Our approach to nursing focuses on maximising independence, building everyday living skills and empowering people to live as fulfilled lives as possible, which means that you’ll be delivering truly person-centred and holistic care in a community-based home. Our Nursing/Healthcare Assistant ratio is amongst some of the best in the UK, with this home’s average ratio being 5 Healthcare Assistants to each Nurse.
We are seeking Registered Nurses to join our team.
If you are passionate about providing high-quality care that makes a difference, team work and supporting your colleagues, and achieving the very best you can, then we would love to hear from you.
This is an excellent opportunity for registered nurses who wish to develop their career, learn new skills and be part of a brand new, high aspiring, multi-disciplinary team.
Rewarding your dedication:
We have a unique rewards and benefits package, as well as robust Learning and Development and Health and Wellbeing Programmes, so whilst you’re busy caring for our residents, you can be assured that we’re caring for you. Here are just a few of the ways that we like to say thank you:
- £3,000 welcome bonus*
- Paid access to RCNi Learning Platform with eLearning to support you to meet CPD requirements for revalidation*
- Paid NMC registration after 12 months - worth £120
- My FIRST Rewards - with access to lifestyle and retail discounts, an award winning 24/7 employee counselling and support service, and an online Wellbeing Centre
- Paid DBS check
Exemplar Health Care’s FIRST values:
Our values underpin everything that we do, and ensure that we continue to make every day better for our residents and colleagues. We look for these values in everyone who works with Exemplar Health Care.
For further details on the role please contact our Nurse Talent Specialist Jane on 01977 630830 for an informal chat or alternatively email: NurseTalentSpecialist@exemplarhc.com
At Exemplar Health Care you will work in an inclusive environment in which we champion diversity. We understand the importance of our workforce representing the communities and populations we serve, providing a work place where you are encouraged to be yourself whilst offering our colleagues and our service users support, care and a place of belonging.
Our Equality , Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging vision statement is to ‘make every day better by creating a fair and inclusive culture where we live our values and celebrate our differences, to provide the best care for our community’.
“There are many career opportunities at Exemplar Health Care and the support that I’ve received has been amazing. Everyone at Exemplar Health Care is committed to not only our residents, but each other. I am proud to be part of the Exemplar family.”
Nurse – Exemplar Health Care