Phoenix Therapy and Care provides bespoke support services to children and adults affected by illness, injury and disability. Our current Care Inspectorate rating is 'excellent’ and we pride ourselves on person-centred, empowering and positive values.
We are looking for a Registered Nurse who has an insight into working in the family home and the ability to adapt to this unique working environment. Are you compassionate, patient, friendly and empathetic? Are you the kind of person who wants to add real value to someone’s life? Do you have excellent communication skills, tact and diplomacy? If this sounds like you, we can offer you an interesting opportunity.
Our client is an intelligent young woman who became paralysed after a brief illness in 2008. She requires 24 hour care and is ventilator dependent. Mobilisation is assisted by a hoist tracking system and electric wheelchair. She is fed via a gastrostomy tube and has significant medication requirements.
Our client lives in Kinghorn. She has a very good relationship with her Mum, who is involved in all aspects of her care. She loves pop music, enjoys shopping, going to concerts and watching TV.
You will have an insight into working in a family home and have the ability to adapt to this unique working environment. You will have excellent communication skills and display tact and diplomacy. Ventilator experience is not necessary as we have a robust training and supervision programme. A full driving licence is essential.
We offer you:
* contract to work with specific Service User
* paid training
* full induction training programme
* ongoing training and supervision
* support of a dedicated Nurse Care Manager
* employee assistance helpline
* free uniforms
* free PVG checks
* stakeholder pension scheme
Two 12.25 hours shifts per week available; a contract of 24.5 hours per week.
Enquiries from female applicants only. We look forward to hearing from you
Tagged as: Part Time