Staff Nurse RGN Band 5 / Care of the Elderly / Registered Nurse
Location: Uxbridge, Middlesex, Greater London
Salary/Rate: £16.97 to £23.43 per hour
Sector/Industry: Healthcare / Medicine
Contract Type: Temporary Agency
Date Posted: 11-01-2019
Recruiter/Employer: Delta Nursing Agency Ltd

We are seeking to recruit a Band 5 Staff Nurses to place for various shifts assignments to provide care for the elderly patients presenting a wide range of acute medical conditions.  You will be a part of nursing staff working closely with the multidisciplinary team to enable timely recovery and discharge of patients.

Typical duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Observe and assess patients
  • Effect comprehensive nursing care plans for patients
  • Administer treatments and medications
  • Monitor and report symptoms and changes in patient status
  • Collaborate with medical team on patient status
  • Maintain complete and accurate patient records
  • Prepare patients and assist with patient examinations and therapies
  • Assist with diagnostic tests and interpret results
  • Modify treatment plans where indicated
  • Advise patients on health maintenance and preventative medicine
  • Provide educational, emotional and psychological support to patients and family members
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment in compliance with healthcare procedures and regulations
  • Adhere to infection-control protocols
  • Follow medication administration and storage procedures and regulations

Key skills and characteristics:

Good interpersonal skills are vital for nurses, who have to communicate with numerous other medical and care professionals as well as being a key source of information and emotional support for patients. Other valuable attributes are:

  • Verbal/written communication skills
  • Empathy and sensitivity to patients' needs and concerns
  • Observation skills
  • Willingness to be flexible
  • Teamwork skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good health and fitness

Delta Nursing Agency is a leading provider of healthcare staffing. We specialise in the supply of Registered Nurses (All Specialties), and experienced Healthcare Assistants for temporary assignments in a diverse range of public and private healthcare settings NATIONWIDE.


In addition to the above; Delta Nursing Agency is activity seeking and recruiting acute nurses with the following experiences and specialties to place for adhoc and short to long-term shift assignments to suit such as:

  • Accident and Emergency
  • Breast Services
  • Cancer services
  • Cardiology
  • Children’s Services (Paediatrics)
  • Critical Care
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Gynaecology
  • Maternity
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Outpatients
  • Pathology
  • Radiology
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Trauma and Orthopaedics
  • Urology


Nursing opportunities with Delta Nursing Agency are limitless! - If you would like further information about the opportunities we have available call our team who will be more than happy to help on +44 (0)207 703 7999.

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