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Peripatetic Nurse

Posted: 22/02/2021

Full Time
Southampton, Hampshire
£20.20 per Hour

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Nursing Home, Learning Disability, Physical Disability, Mental Health
Ref: POJ1548

£20.20 p/h + Enhancements – Band 7 Equivalent | Full-Time Contract – Flexible Shifts | Covering 3 Nursing Homes | Must Be Driver | Great Benefits | RGN/RMN/RNLD Considered

An RGN, RMN or RNLD Registered Nurse is required to work as a Peripatetic Nurse for a leading Southampton based care company.

The role will involve covering 3 fully CQC compliant homes in the Southampton area which provide specialist care to older adults with challenging behaviours relating to neurological conditions, dementia and mental health needs.

Details of this Peripatetic Nurse post and what the successful candidate will receive:

  • A permanent, full-time contract, working flexible shifts over a 24/7 rota, to provide cover for annual leave, staff shortages and sickness
  • Fantastic rates of pay of £20.20 per hour plus enhancements of up to an additional £2.40 per hour, which is equivalent to NHS Band 7 rates of pay
  • Paid breaks and handover, plus annual pay reviews
  • Auto enrolment into a company pension scheme
  • Staff development and training programmes in addition to a comprehensive induction
  • Free parking, free uniforms and subsidised meals whilst on duty
  • Free health insurance

As Peripatetic Nurse you will work as Staff Nurse covering shifts across all three homes.  Duties will include managing care plans, administering and recording medications and leading a team of HCAs in the delivery of personal care.

What we are looking for in a Peripatetic Nurse:

  • NMC Registered Adult Nurse/RGN, Mental Health Nurse/RMN or Learning Disabilities Nurse/RNLD
  • Demonstrate proven experience in a UK nursing home or elderly and dementia care environment and confident supporting service users with challenging behaviours and complex needs
  • A driver with access to a vehicle

If you would like to apply now, please follow the link provided.

For further information, please call Phill Ogden at SYK Recruitment now on 01172 444288.


Please note any offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check and employment reference checks in addition to verification of UK professional registration (if applicable), right to work in the UK and Occupational Health clearance.

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