Modern Matron Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust job in Preston Borough at Jobs In The NHS

Modern Matron Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust

Company: Jobs in the NHS

Location: Preston UK

Date Posted:Oct 20, 2017

Modern Matron – Band 8a The Harbour, Blackpool / Pendleview Unit, Blackburn / Victoria Wing, BurnleyA number of exciting development opportunities have arisen at Lancashire Care for inspiring clinical leaders. The matron team in the Mental Health network cover all specialties including Functional acute, PICU, Advanced Care and Dementia wards. Matrons take a lead in the clinical leadership of their wards as well as wider clinical roles to support the operational aspects of running a hospital. Lead roles are in place to support practice development, medication management and physical health skills of the staff groups within our inpatient facilities.The successful candidates will be expected to have an in-depth and up to date knowledge of the inpatient mental health environments and needs for patients and staff. Evidence of up to date reading and horizon scanning is essential to this role to predict the needs of our current and future workforce in their learning needs and competence.You must be able to provide clinical leadership and motivation to develop the existing wards staff, environment and policy development within the scope of national and local communities. You will need to possess excellent interpersonal skills, have strong leadership and staff development skills. A strong commitment to your ongoing professional education and development is essential.The role covers a 7 day working pattern which includes some night working.There are 4 vacancies in total across the inpatient units. Mental Health Services across Lancashire Care Foundation Trust are undergoing a period of rapid growth and modernisation. The aim is to make a person’s stay in hospital as short as possible and to ensure that their experience is a positive one. This will be achieved by creating a therapeutic environment and delivering appropriate interventions, compassion &carePlease note: This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Clearance. As part of the pre-employment checks, successful candidates will be required to pay for their own DBS check at a cost of £50. Deductions will be taken from the first 3 months salary. Please note: This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure &Barring Service (DBS) ClearanceIf you are not invited to interview within 3 weeks of the closing date, then please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful, as it is not possible to contact all unsuccessful candidates. It is important that applicants log in to the website and check their NHS Jobs account on a regular basis to read and respond to any emails they may have received. If you do not have regular access to email/internet please advise the team of suitable contact details.All posts are subject to the nationally agreed Agenda for Change terms and conditions.This advert closes on Thursday 2 Nov 2017 View full job description
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