Head of Older People's Services RGN/RMN Colchester GBP60,000 - GBP65,000 p

SYK Recruitment
60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual
10 Jul 2017
25 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading provider of health and social care services throughout Essex is looking to recruit an experienced Registered Nurse with a very strong background in elderly care management to work as Head of Older People's Services in their Colchester care home.

In this role, you will work with Operational and Senior Management to lead the team in implementing and embedding effective change within the service, aiming to achieve the best possible standards throughout the home with a focus on quality of care, safeguarding and meeting regulatory requirements.

Candidates for this post should meet the following specification:

•Qualified RGN or RMN with up to date NMC registration
•A minimum of 5 years' experience managing a team of staff, ideally within a care home setting
•Extensive working knowledge of CQC requirements relevant to the nursing home sector
•Knowledge of the management of long term conditions relevant to the elderly care sector such as dementia, stroke, heart failure and neurological conditions
•Excellent leadership and management skills, with a positive, proactive and passionate approach
•Ideally have also completed a recognised Leadership & Management qualification such as NVQ 4, QCF 5, Registered Managers Award etc
•Flexible to work some unsociable hours and take part in the on-call rota

This is a full time position with a 40 hour working week, which will predominantly be on days, with some flexibility involved.

An excellent annual salary in the region of GBP60,000 to GBP65,000 is offered in return.

If you are interested and would like to apply now for this post, please follow the link below.

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