Unit Lead Nurse - Neston, Cheshire

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Neston
Salary
15.50 - 16.00 GBP Hourly + GBP15.50 - GBP16.00/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client, a Nursing Home based in Neston, Cheshire, are looking for a unit lead nurse on a permanent basis for days immediately. You will work as part of the Care Home Management team in the capacity as Unit Lead, to provide clinical leadership and to support the registered Manager in order to ensure service users receive the highest quality of care.

Hours:

Full time days, flexible rota

Salary:

GBP15.50-16.00 per hr

Essential requirements:

• Be a qualified RGN/RMN
• Previous supervisory and/or management experience
• Ability to work as part of team and on own initiative ie operating and leading a shift in absence of care home Manager
• Have a valid NMC pin number
• Be committed and dedicated to the role.
• Have experience within a Care Home or similar environment
• Satisfactory Disclosure completion upon successful application
• Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Right to work in the UK

Duties will include but are not limited to:

• Supervise/Manage a team within nursing home.
• Comply with the NMC Code of Professional Conduct at all times
• Ensure that all residents have full risk assessments and person-centred care plans in place and that these are regularly reviewed and updated
• Take responsibility for medication administration and management
• Carry out other nursing duties associated with the role including management of resident needs, audits, record keeping, wound dressings, medication administration, feeds etc.
• Promote resident independence and respect their dignity and choices at all times
• Work in line with Company policies and procedures

If interested, please apply or alternatively if you do know of anyone that may be interested then do let us know. As if they are successful, you will be entitled to a GBP250 referral bonus