Sister / Charge Nurse / Deputy Manager - Belfast

Four Seasons Health Care
£35,000 - £40,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has become available at Strathearn care home located in Belfast. At Cherryvalley Care Home, residents are considered part of the family. We put their health and happiness at the heart of everything we do, and our dedicated team of nurses and carers actively encourage residents to take part in all decisions - contributing to everything from the way their rooms look to the therapies they receive. Cherryvalley care home provides person centered holistic care to all of their service users. Our team at Cherryvalley are guided by our company values: We know what we do is important so we work together to bring a little joy to everyday experiences, whilst striving to always be: RESPECTFUL :We treat residents and others as we want to be treated, with courtesy and dignity; showing respect in the way we communicate; involving and including people, respecting differences sensitively and professionally. TRUSTED:We have a culture of trust. We open our doors, as we are proud of the special experiences we provide to residents. We act with integrity in everything we do. CARING:We demonstrate our caring nature through our words, actions and choices. It is at the forefront of our hearts and minds. We give confidence and belief to others that we care. MAKING A DIFFERENCE: We go the extra mile, to say or do something special. We notice the little details that makes us all unique. We have pride in ourselves for our own personal development. Duties: Ensure the delivery of quality care - continually assessing our residents' needs and wishes, developing the service to enhance their quality of life.Champion independence and personal choice - develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs.Build the positive reputation of the home and unit - liaise professionally with visitors, including family, friends and other external stakeholders.Ensure compliance with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines - risks are proactively managed and issues identified, investigated and resolved.Oversee all aspects of medicine management - ensuring medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered to our clients.Conduct care audits - monitor standards of care and take corrective action where appropriate.Promote high standards of nursing care for you and your team, actively seeking ways to improve levels of service.Take a leadership role for your team - ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and rotas are in place to enable the smooth, efficient running of the business.Take an active role in the development of yourself and others - ensure that the team's skill and knowledge levels are able to meet the changing needs of the business. In order to achieve this our Sisters should have: A flexible attitude and wholly adopt a person centred ethos. Be up to date with current practices, have strong leadership skills and be willing to take ownership for the delivery of quality care. Must hold a current registration with NMC and have a legal right to work in the UK. At least 2 years' experience in a similar role. Come and join our team and help deliver special resident experiences everywhere. Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension scheme, a bespoke development programme, childcare vouchers and an employee discount scheme. Plus free parking and uniform where applicable. As a qualified nurse you can enjoy up to £1,250 in your first year as a welcome bonus. * subject to terms and conditions. If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care, please click on Apply now.