Clinical Lead

Recruiter
Amber Mace
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£40,000.00 - £42,000.00 Per Year
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Clinical Lead– Milton Keynes - £40-42K
Service: Elderly Care Home with Nursing
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: £40-42K
Contact Name: Jordan Race

Amber Mace is currently recruiting for a Clinical Lead to work within an elderly/dementia nursing home near Dunstable. The home provides high standards of care to elderly residents, some of whom are living with dementia.

As Clinical Lead/Deputy Manager, you will be an authoritative and knowledgeable presence in the home. You will oversee the general day-to-day running of the home in the Home Manager’s absence and support the team at a supervisory level.

The Role:
• Providing a high standard of care to elderly people
• Deputise in the Home Manager’s absence
• Carry responsibility for the staff team as a senior member of staff, as well as working to help develop their skills and professional development
• Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement
• Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice
• Accepting personal and shared responsibility for the maintenance of quality nursing care within the home

Skills/ Qualifications:
• Hold a current Nurse pin
• Have experience with elderly/dementia care
• Strong clinical background
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Have a clear and thorough knowledge of CQC standards.
• A commitment to patient-centred care and to values-based and evidence-based practice