Dementia Care Unit Manager - Sittingbourne

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Sittingbourne
Salary
33000.00 - 37000.00 GBP Annual + GBP33000 - GBP37000/annum
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THE CLIENT
A brand new purpose built care home facility based in Sittingbourne is looking for a passionate RGN to take responsibility as Dementia Unit Manager for a 33 bed unit.

Part of a group of companies, the client invests heavily in their people to ensure they have adequate training to ensure they deliver the highest quality service to residents. As an example staff in the facility are currently completing the Best Practice in Dementia Care Programme from a top University and the home is commencing the Gold Standards Framework.

The successful candidate will receive on-going training and development with opportunities for progression within the group of companies

THE ROLE
Providing leadership and guidance to the care and nursing team, leading shifts, supervising and undertaking the planning and delivery of clinical and personal care, you will be responsible for leading and managing the unit on a day-to-day basis and further developing person-centred Dementia Care practice to ensure that your residents receive appropriate and timely care at all times.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE
Key skills you will have include:
Dementia Care experience
RGN qualified with valid NMC Pin
Ability to manage, coach and develop staff
Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
A thorough knowledge and understanding of current Dementia Care
Ability to foster and develop communication with external agencies
Up-to-date clinical skills and promotion of evidenced-based practice
Proven professional development
Ability to manage your workload
Ability to monitoring and maintaining clinical standards
Auditing skills