Clinical Lead Nurse

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
34000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP34000 - GBP35000/annum
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
25 Feb 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CLINICAL LEAD NURSE
Normal working hours:37.5 hours per week, working one weekend a month

We are looking for a Clinical Lead Nurse for a small care home in the North London area. You must hold a current PIN and NMC Registration.

Main Job Objectives:

•To support the Home Manager in leading a team of care staff to develop and deliver an excellent standard of person-centred care to residents.

•To promote resident independence, choice and dignity ensuring that their care needs are safely met and to positively enhance the lives of individuals in our care.

To lead on clinical issues within the home working as appropriate with the CCG quality team in ensuring best practice is followed in the following areas:
-Medication management, Pressure area care, Diabetes care, Pain management, Falls management, Nutritional care, Dementia care, End of life and palliative care

•To ensure that care-plans are documented in a timely and professional manner
•Ensuring that up to date evidence based practice is followed, and any resulting care plans/actions are communicated to care staff and next of kin.

Main Duties
- Safe and Effective Care
- Health issues
- Care Plans
- Medication
- Dependency
- Admission & Discharge
- Working with outside professionals
- Health and Safety

ADDITIONAL DUTIES
• All staff must be prepared, on occasions, to undertake additional tasks, unspecified in this job description, at the Manager's request.
• All staff must be prepared if the need arises, to work at other units within the group.
• To be responsible for the running of the home in the absence of the Home Manager or Unit Manager.

If this sounds like your next opportunity then please get in touch with us today