Dermatology Lead Nurse

40000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000/annum + excellent company benefits
14 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Dermatology Lead Nurse - North Lincolnshire

Full Time, Monday to Friday
4 Days per Week, 8.30am - 5.30pm
Starting salary GBP40,000 per annum

sjb medical is offering an exciting opportunity as a Dermatology Lead Nurse based in North Lincolnshire. You will be joining a well-established organisation that is committed to serving the community and strives to provide exemplary services in both clinical and operational aspects. This is a growing organisation with an approach to delivering healthcare services that is innovative, refreshing and above all caring.

As a Lead Nurse you will provide professional, managerial and clinical leadership for nursing staff, supporting the Service Manager to meet the required quality standards across the Dermatology Services.

Key responsibilities will include:

- Contributing to the development of a clinical strategy and pathways of care across the Dermatology Services within the region, with a focus on improving the consistency of the patient experience across the services within the region
- Ensuring co-ordinated provision of nurses across the services and implementation of the clinical strategy for each of the Dermatology Services
- Facilitating shared learning and implementation of best practice across all Dermatology services in the region
- Ensuring that the agreed clinical audit program and peer reviews are in place and working effectively and will review trends and recommend remedial action where required
- Contributing to the development of a robust clinical strategy for each of the Dermatology Services, working with the Senior Operations Manager and Service Managers along with other partner organisations
- Ensuring the implementation of the comprehensive induction program and as a lecturer / practitioner and work within professional and academic standards of Dermatology / nursing practice to facilitate learning, teaching and practice assessments
- Be the service Safeguarding lead and lead on the implementation of patient safety strategies and protocols including but not exclusive to safeguarding

Joining this organisation, you will be offered fantastic opportunities and discounts such as:

- Discounts from national retailers and shops
- Regular events and competitions will take you anywhere and everywhere
- Exclusive deals including discounts for holidays and experience days

Minimum requirements
- Full registration with the NMC
- Registered clinical practitioner in Dermatology
- Substantial post registration experience in a leadership role in Dermatology services
- Experience of effective staff management and supporting learning in a clinical environment
- Caring and compassionate
- Effective interpersonal skills - communication & negotiation skills
- Willing to travel between hubs and spokes of the services within the region and travel to training locations in other parts of the country with occasional overnight stays (costs will be refunded)

sjb medical is an appointed recruitment partner for this position, to apply please send your CV or get in touch with sjb medical directly to speak with an experienced consultant