Clinical Services Manager - Ipswich

Bupa Care Homes
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Clinical Services Manager- Bupa Care Homes Location: Anglesea Heights Care Home, Anglesea Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3NGAbout the role•You will play a key role within the home, overseeing and assisting every aspect of nursing care and activities within the home. You will be responsible for creating and updating individual care plans for our residents as well as maintaining clear, accurate, up-to-date medication records•Drawing on your clinical experience, you will provide valuable support, guidance and assistance to the team around you•By creating and developing strong relationships with key partners within the community, you will play an important role in strengthening the Bupa brand and raising the care home's profile•You'll ensure adequate staffing is always maintained within the home through efficient management of staff rotas, and from time to time, will provide cover out of hours, as requiredWho we're looking for•You will be a level one Registered Nurse•You will possess a sound and up-to-date knowledge of tissue viability, infection control and care planning•With a real understanding of the benefits that the right nursing care can bring to residents' lives, you will champion independence, choice and dignity by delivering the highest quality care to our residents•An ability to build a warm rapport with residents and their families•A natural educator, you will continually seek to share your knowledge of elderly care with those around you•A good time manager, who can prioritise effectively and work independently.What's in it for you?Bupa Care Homes values its people, so you can expect a competitive salary and benefits that include:•Bupa Fit - a staff health benefit including a confidential hotline to discuss work or home related concerns with professional advisor's, access to free physiotherapy and discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on Bupa dental •A starting salary which reflects your current skills and experience. You will be given every opportunity to increase this salary through training and development.•Cycle to Work Scheme•Interest free travel ticket loans•Child care vouchers•Refer a friend scheme •Bupa Cash Plan discounts•We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)•We cover the cost of NMC registration (£120)*•Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development•Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts•Hot meal provided on a 12 hour shift•Uniform provided•Pension and Life Assurance scheme available•28 days annual leave•Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home AwardsAbout the homeLocated in a quiet residential area of Ipswich, Anglesea Heights is a stunning Victorian listed building surrounded by mature landscaped gardens, seating areas and water features. The home has four separate purpose-built single-storey houses, each specialising in a different type of care.At Anglesea Heights we place an emphasis on caring for residents with dementia. The team of specialist carers are committed to the Department of Health dementia pledge, which is a set of standards set to make sure that carers demonstrate their commitment to providing excellent dementia services.Who we areBupa Care Homes provides expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to almost 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.