Unit Manager ( RGN or RMN or RNLD ) - Care Home

Appoint Group
Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland
£32300/annum + Excellent benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Unit Manager ( RGN / RMN / RNLD ) - Care Home

Location: Paisley, near to Glasgow

Salary: Circa £32,300 per annum + excellent benefits

Hours: Full Time hours, 42 hours per week

Contract type: Permanent

Further Details: We are currently looking for a highly-motivated Registered Nurse to take on a lead role as Unit Manager within an Elderly and Dementia Nursing Home in Edinburgh. The purpose-built Nursing Home specialises in long-term general nursing and dementia nursing care, along with respite, palliative, and convalescence care. The service enjoys an excellent reputation for care quality and succeeds in offering an attentive, friendly and homely environment across separate units. Staff morale is very high and the working conditions are excellent.

The Home Manager has been with the company for a substantial amount of time and is highly-qualified in various areas of nursing, so would be keen to invest time into the training and development of all staff. There are also plenty of opportunities to undertake additional training courses externally on top of the extensive in-house training.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a global company that are dedicated to helping each of their residents live longer, healthier, and happier lives. The company provides clinical training and CPD opportunities in line with NMC revalidation requirements, alongside a personal portfolio to record your CPD.

Person Specification: You will make sure that everything runs smoothly within your unit, and will be empowered to make decisions, assess needs, deliver care plans, supervise medication and really get to know the residents and their families. Your clinical and managerial experience will enable you to meet the physical, emotional and social needs of the residents, as part of a wider multi-disciplinary community team. You must be able to delegate effectively, deliver medication and maintain high quality care documentation.

Applicants must be RGN or RMN or RNLD trained and must hold a valid PIN. All applicants should be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

Employee Benefits include:

- Comprehensive training scheme - all statutory training plus specific training as per the needs of your role e.g. Medication Management, Tissue Viability, Wound Care, Dementia Care

- Preceptorship programmes for newly-qualified nurses

- Clear career development pathways and progression within the company

- Relocation package available up to £1000 for those relocating within the UK

- Reimbursement for the cost of your NMC PIN to be renewed

- Annual pay reviews

- Health Benefits e.g. free eye tests, discounted gym membership, flu vaccine

- Cycle to Work Scheme

- Childcare vouchers

- Travel discounts

- Cash Plan discount card

- The cost of your DBS Check with be paid for by the company (£44)

- Hot meal provided whilst on duty

- Free uniform provided

- Paid Breaks

- Free parking

- National Employment Savings Trust pension

- Life assurance

- Indemnity insurance

- 28 days' annual leave including bank holidays

- Sick pay - 6 weeks' paid sick pay

For more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Erin Banner on (Apply online only) or send a copy of your CV to