Clinical Lead Nurse
Chester, United Kingdom
At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.
CLINICAL LEAD NURSE
UPTON DENE RESIDENTIAL AND NURSING HOME, CALDECOTT CLOSE, CHESTER, CHESHIRE
37.5 HOURS PER WEEK
As a Clinical Lead Nurse, you will be coordinating the orientation of newly appointed staff to leading quality initiatives, you will be pivotal to the well-being and advancement of the home and the team. You will have a high level of clinical expertise and have previous experience of dementia and nursing gained in a hospital or care home setting. You will also have experience in the undertaking clinical audits and training.
Assisting the Home Manager and deputising in their absence, you will ensure that the highest levels of standards are maintained for both the nursing and residential units of the home. With previous management experience gained in a relevant setting including the clinical supervision of staff, you will be experienced in leading teams on shift-based patterns.
Positioned alongside the Countess of Chester Hospital, Upton Dene Residential and Nursing Home opened in January 2016 and is situated in a residential area of Chester. Our dedicated team provides residential, dementia, nursing, palliative and intermediate care to 74 residents.
Qualification as a Registered General Nurse with an up to date NMC pin number is a requirement of this role.
In return we offer you a competitive salary, full training and development opportunities, as well as 33 days holiday including bank holidays, discount schemes and a contributory pension.
To apply, please click the blue ‘Apply’ button found at the top and bottom of the page. If you require further assistance please contact the Home on 01244 569825 and quote Ref: 23205
Closing date: 31 October 2016
We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes, therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.