Clinical Nurse/Deputy

£45,000 yearly
  • Coate Water Care
  • Devizes, UK
  • Feb 21, 2023
Full time Care and Nursing Home

Job Description

LOCATION: Avebury House Care Home- 11 Canal Way, Devizes SN10 2UB

SALARY: upto £45k - 42 Hours per week

Role Summary

Coate Water Care is an experienced care home provider, committed to delivering the highest standards of person centred care to older people in our residential and nursing homes.

To build upon our success story, we rely on our passionate and dedicated staff at all levels.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, dedicated and organised team player to join us as a Clinical Lead at Avebury Lodge. Avebury Lodge delivers compassionate residential, dementia and respite care in a high quality and lively environment.

Acting as the Deputy to the Home Manager and operating as Nurse in Charge you will be looking to manage, lead, train and guide the nursing team during shift to ensure company and regulatory standards are met at all times.

Day to day tasks will include managing a team of professional nurses and senior careers, organising shifts and rotas, organising on-call cover, liaising with outside professional and relative’s families, keeping care plans and medical supplies updated as well as assisting the home manager with the general day to day running of the home

Ensure at all times the highest standards of care are delivered to the service users whilst working within the defined company policies and procedures. Ensure all nursing practices are evidence based and reflect current trends. Work with the Unit manager, Home manager and other trained nurses in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating quality nursing care. Supervising and training nurses and care assistants, ensuring the full and professional delivery of care to the clients.

About You

To join us as a Clinical Lead, you'll need be a Registered Nurse (RGN/RMN) with current NMC registration. Experience in helping residents with different health needs is important too, as is a successful track record of managing safeguarding investigations and clinical risk assessments. We'll also look for some HR experience and an understanding of budget management. Finally, you'll be compassionate, resilient and determined to deliver quality care in our engaging and energetic environment.

When joining Coate Water Care as a Deputy Manager we will offer you:

  • 5.6 weeks annual holiday per annum (including public holidays)
  • Career development pathways and formal training opportunities
  • Free uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Refer a friend bonus Scheme
  • Great working environment
  • Free social and Networking Events
  • Coate Water Care is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. This post will require an enhanced DBS Disclosure.