Sister/Charge Nurse- Nights

Four Seasons Health Care
Newry, Mourne & Down
Competitive salary
12 Jan 2019
17 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

To prescribe, deliver and supervise the execution of excellent standards of care in accordance with our policies and procedures; To lead a care team promoting rehabilitation and independence, together with dignity and respect, such that the lives of our residents is as they would wish it, and choose it, to be.

• Ensure the delivery of quality care - continually assessing our residents’ needs and wishes, developing the service to enhance their quality of life.
• Champion independence and personal choice – develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs.
• Build the positive reputation of the home and unit – liaise professionally with visitors, including family, friends and other external stakeholders.
• Ensure compliance with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines – risks are proactively managed and issues identified, investigated and resolved.
• Oversee all aspects of medicine management – ensuring medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered to our clients.
• Conduct care audits – monitor standards of care and take corrective action where appropriate.
• Promote high standards of nursing care for you and your team, actively seeking ways to improve levels of service.
• Take a leadership role for your team – ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and rotas are in place to enable the smooth, efficient running of the business.
• Take an active role in the development of yourself and others – ensure that the team’s skill and knowledge levels are able to meet the changing needs of the business.

In order to achieve this our Sisters should have:

A flexible attitude and wholly adopt a person centred ethos. Be up to date with current practices, have strong leadership skills and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care.

Must hold a current registration with NMC and have a legal right to work in the UK. At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

Come and join our team and help deliver special resident experiences everywhere.
Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including;

*£1250 Welcome Bonus *subject to T&C
*Refer a nurse bonus
*Excellent Care Standards
*Employee Happy App providing discounts for the biggest retailers
*Generous holiday allowance
*Bespoke development programme
*Free Parking
*contributory pension scheme
*childcare vouchers.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care, please click on Apply now.