Unit Lead Nurse

Recruiter
Orchid Healthcare
Location
New Eltham, Greater London
Salary
£16 - £17.50/hour
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Clinical Lead Nurse
Reference: JO15894

JOB DESCRIPTION:
A permanent Unit Lead Nurse post has become available in a nursing home in New Eltham!

• £16+ per hour, dependent on experience
• Qualified nurse adult or mental health
• 38.5 hours per week
• Care home for those with dementia and challenging behaviours
• Start asap
• Immediate interviews

The successful Clinical Lead Nurse candidate will be required to assist the Care Manager in planning and implementing the highest quality of nursing care to the homes residents, younger adults with complex care needs. You will be responsible for managing and motivating a team of nurses and carers and helping to ensure the smooth running of this reputable nursing home. Good communication skills and a passion for providing outstanding care are therefore essential.

SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
• You must be a qualified nurse – RGN or RMN - and registered with the NMC
• Excellent communication skills
• Previous experience in a Senior Nurse position desirable but not essential
• Min 2 years hands-on nursing experience

JOB REQUIREMENTS OF THE CLINICAL LEAD NURSE:
• Work autonomously and independently whilst building strong relationships with the management and care staff throughout the organisation
• Maintain and assess the home’s high quality care
• Organising and motivating the carers to ensure excellent standards of care are delivered
• Assist in inductions and orientations of new care staff
• Help to uphold the home’s reputation as a recognised centre of excellence
• Liaising with other healthcare professionals and members of the multi-disciplinary team
• Administrative duties

Apply today to arrange an interview or call (Apply online only) for more information!!
Job Reference: JO15894
Senior Nurse / Nurse Lead / Nurse Manager