Registered Nurse based at Weston House, Stafford - Stafford

Methodist Homes (MHA)
31028.00 GBP Annual
14 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Available Hours: Permanent - Full Time/ 39 hours per week. Typical shift patterns include: 8am - 2pm, 2pm - 8pm, 8pm - 8am To support the manager and other senior team members in all aspects of the home's management and service provision. Working within policy guidelines ensuring that all relevant legislation, the organisations Policies and Procedures and Codes of Practice are adhered to.
To assess, plan, deliver and evaluate resident care in order to achieve the highest standards of contemporary care. To lead the clinical nursing work and staff management in the designated area of responsibility.
To help maintain in the home the atmosphere and practice of care based on MHA's Values deriving from a concern for the individual and mutual respect between residents and staff.
Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)
Applications from job seekers who are already in the UK and require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as MHA will be unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website.
You will be required to work long days/short days, weekends and some nights. You will need to assess plan, deliver and evaluate resident care, in order to achieve the highest standards.
Please note that interviews may take place prior to the advert closing as and when suitable applications are received. If a suitable candidate is appointed the role may close early, therefore please do not hesitate to submit your application.

At Weston House, residents can be sure of a focus on their mental health needs as much as their physical care requirements. Residents are encouraged to pursue the hobbies and interests that they enjoy and given the support that enables them to live fulfilled lives every day.
Weston House is linked by a walkway to Queensway House - the latter is the older of the two homes by a few months. Weston House became part of MHA in 2005 after it had been operating for 12 years.There have been many changes over time but one senses a consistency of endeavour throughout."We pride ourselves on looking after our residents and their loved ones," writes one staff member. "We maintain a sense of humour along with a sense of purpose."