Peripatetic Nurse- Newcastle

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Peripatetic Nurse (RGN/RMN/RNLD)
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£18 p/h
Full Time

Are you a qualified nurse who loves the idea of a multi site role?

Would you like to join an up & coming, financially stable local care provider within their array of Nursing Homes in the North East?

A peripatetic nurse is required to work across 4 Nursing Homes located in the Newcastle Upon Tyne area for a local, highly reputable care provider.

The role of a peripatetic nurse is one of the most varied & exciting positions within a care organisation & involves travelling between the 4 homes providing nursing cover due to staff holiday & sickness whilst providing the highest levels of care, sometimes at short notice.

Therefore, you will need to be a proactive nurse with high level clinical & communication skills who hits the ground running & be flexible on working shifts & location.

This is a great opportunity to get on the manangement ladder within care homes!

What you need to be a successful peripatetic nurse:

• A qualified RGN/RMN/RNLD with an active PIN
• Experience within a nursing home environment, preferably 2 years +
• High level clinical skills & experience in elderly care
• Full driving licence & able to travel between 3-4 Nursing homes

Day to day duties of a peripatetic nurse

• Care planning, medication administration, venepuncture
• General nursing duties
• Creating & developing lasting relationships with residents across multiple homes
• Visiting multiple Nursing homes to cover sickness, absence & holidays on short notice

The benefits of the Peripatetic nurse role:

• Competitive salary of £18 p/h
• Full time position with a variety of working shifts available in a multiple care homes
• Paid mileage
• A fantastic opportunity for the next step in to a management position within the care industry
• NMC costs covered
• Excellent training & development opportunities
• An opportunity to work for a growing, local provider

For more information don’t delay please call Michaela@Purosearch on 01904 570050 or email

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