Unit Manager

Recruiter
Orchid Healthcare
Location
Dorking, Surrey
Salary
£17/hour
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Dorking, £17 per hour
Unit Manager
Reference: JO16082

JOB DESCRIPTION:
A permanent Unit Manager post has become available in a purpose-built nursing home in Dorking!

• £17 per hour!
• Must be a qualified nurse adult
• Nursing, residential and dementia care
• Fulltime hours
• Interviews asap

The successful Unit Manager candidate will be required to assist the Care Manager in planning and implementing the highest quality of nursing care to the homes frail elderly residents, some of whom may be living with dementia. 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 - and registered with the NMC
• Excellent communication skills
• Previous experience in a Senior Nurse or Clinical Lead post desirable but not essential
• Min 3 years hands-on nursing experience
• Passion for elderly / dementia care

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• 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: JO16082