Registered Nurse (Days) - The Oaks

Registered Nurse (Days) - The Oaks
The Oaks
Full time

We are seeking a caring and dedicated Registered Nurse to join our friendly team at The Oaks Care Home, in Lexden, Colchester.

The Oaks Care Home is highly regarded in the local area, and has a Good CQC rating. The home is led by a fully trained professional team. The home provides care for up to 61 older people who require residential or nursing support, or who are living with dementia.

About You:

  • Must have previous nursing  experience
  • Valid NMC pin number
  • Able to work well as part of a team and independently
  • Obtain good communication skills
  • To have the values of making a positive impact

What we can offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • £1,000 joining bonus (paid net & subject to certain conditions)
  • £36,279 - £48,372 per annum
  • Full and part time contracts available
  • Days on offer 
  • 36 or 48 hours available per week (Part time or bank options also available!)
  • Working hours: 8am – 8pm, including 1 hour paid break
  • 28 Days Annual Leave including bank holidays (pro rata for part time contracts)
  • Refer a friend scheme, with up to £750 reward for each referral (T & C’s apply)
  • Yearly salary review
  • Paid uniform provided
  • On-going support with Training and Development

What does the job role involve?

Our clinical roles are demanding, busy and full of personal reward and job satisfaction and we are looking for a nurse that is able to:

  • Ensure the ongoing safety of residents
  • Able to act as a role model for good clinical and care governance practice
  • Can supervise care staff on a day to day basis and through formal supervision processes
  • Liaise with GPs and other health professionals to ensure that residents receive the medical and clinical support they require
  • Keep up to date with clinical developments and best practice in areas relevant
  • To be responsible for the safe and appropriate management, administration and recording of medication, including controlled drugs and oxygen, in accordance with NMC requirements and Procedures.
  • Be knowledgeable about Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Policies and Procedures and report any untoward events in accordance with New Century Care and Local Authority requirements
  • All other duties required as per the nursing job description

If you are committed to delivering first rate care to elderly people, whilst maintaining their dignity, independence and individuality, we’d love to hear from you.

Why join us?

Our employees play a important role in our care homes and our values are based on ‘We Care About Care’. We are looking for individuals who have the same values and are able to help us make a real difference to the residents in our homes.

If you too believe that this is the most important part of everyone’s role in a care home and are looking for a rewarding job then we’d love to hear from you.


For more information or to apply, please complete the form below. We will look forward in hearing from you.