AL3 | Registered Nurse

Ref: 2084| Posted: 6th Dec 2021

Title: Registered Nurse
Location: St Albans, AL3
Nearest Station: St. Albans City
Wage: Up to £40.00 Gross per hour
Driver Essential? Yes
Essential: Registered Nurse with valid PIN, Complex care experience including suction and oxygen administration. Confident driver with own car, Non-smoker/vaper.
Desirable: PEG-J feeding. Experience working in the community/family home
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Full Time, 3 / 4 shifts per week (day and night shifts available)
Family/Client Pets: No
Recruiter: kamila@snapcare.co.uk

About this client/child:

Ellie is 17 months old and loves cuddles and playing with her Mum, Dad,  her twin sister and brother . She enjoys music, messy play, being in her swing and being out for short walks in her buggy. Ellie has Cerebral Palsy and developmental delay. She requires frequent suctioning and nutrition is given via PEG-J.

Overview of role:

We are looking for two Registered Nurses to support Ellie in all aspects of her daily life including playtime, music and sensory activities. The role includes supporting Ellie with personal care, administering medication and feeding, oxygen administration and suctioning as required.

There is an element of flexibility to working hours but ideally the hours would be:
Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays 7.30am to 6.00pm, plus one 5hr weekend shift
Nights: 3 shifts per week 8.30pm to 8.30am

Who this job would suit:

This role would suit a confident, friendly and mature registered Nurse. Ideally someone who has worked with children in the community or family home and has complex needs experience including oral and nasal pharyngeal suctioning. You will be responsive and attentive at all times to Ellie’s changing needs, and work in a way that respects the wishes of the family in relation to Ellie’s care.

What’s great about this job:

Working in friendly, family environment with excellent rates of pay and ongoing training provided by clinical lead. You will be signed up and receive support with a nursing agency who manages Ellie’s care package.

Who is recruiting for this role?

We are working in association with a private client/case manager on this vacancy; they will be carrying out all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration.