Blind Veterans UK – Health Wellbeing Nurse

***THIS JOB VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED***

You’ll be a compassionate Registered Nurse who’s great at leading others and ready to jump into this role with our transformational team.

You’ll be making a huge difference to the lives of blind veterans we support every day, playing a vital role in helping them to rebuild their lives after sight loss.

You’ll have access to a brilliant array of benefits and perks, specifically designed to turn your ideal work/life balance from a dream, into reality!

The Role

You’ll be leading, engaging and inspiring our Health and Wellbeing team to deliver first-class care and support;

Planning, delivering and managing high-quality, person-centred care and support to our blind veterans, ensuring that services are designed collaboratively and delivered in a compliant manner.

You’ll share your skills, knowledge and clinical expertise with your team, providing effective clinical supervision to those who you line manage and supporting Blind Veterans UK in creating a positive and solution-focused working culture.

You’ll facilitate the safe admissions, stays and discharges of our veterans and ensure consistently safe standards of practice.

About You

You’ll be an Adult Level One Registered Nurse, with experience working as a Registered Nurse and knowledge of Health and Safety in relation to delivering care.

Mentoring, teaching and supporting staff will come naturally to you as you use your excellent communication skills as well as your proficiency in IT, including electronic care systems, Microsoft Word, Outlook and Teams.

You’ll also have the clinical experience to maintain accurate records and write comprehensive, detailed reports.

Our Health & Wellbeing Nurses work 37.5 hours across days and nights. Day shifts are 3 per week working 7am – 8.30pm. Nights are on a 3 on/3 off basis across 4 weeks and colleagues will be expected to do a maximum of 2 night rotations per year.

The Benefits

– Salary of £39,758 per annum
– Unsociable Hours Allowance
– 28 days’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays
– Between 6-8% pension contribution
– Death in service benefit 3 x salary
– Employee Assistance Programme
– Enhanced sick pay

The closing date for this role is 24 August 2023, however we reserve the right to close this role early if we successfully appoint a candidate, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.

This position is subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Checks.

We embrace diversity and welcome applicants from people with a disability and from all backgrounds and cultures.

We are only able to accept applications from candidates who are located in and eligible to work within the UK. We regret we are unable to provide any type of Visa sponsorship.

Other organisations might call this role Registered Nurse, Registered General Nurse, RGN, Staff Nurse, Registered Health and Wellbeing Nurse, Supervisory Nurse, or Health and Wellbeing Staff Nurse.

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