Senior Nurse X2 job in Castleford at Exemplar Health Care

Senior Nurse X2

Company: Exemplar Health Care

Location: Castleford UK

Date Posted:Dec 12, 2016

vUnit Manager/Senior Nurse (RGN/RMN/RNLD)£14.30 per hourCygnet or Teal UnitFairburn ChaseCastleford36 - 42 hours per week contractFairburn Chase is a 73 bedded specialist home that is made up of 4 differents units: Cygnet which is our 18 bedded Nursing unit, Teal our 11 bedded Nursing unit, Kingfisher our 24 bedded Residential unit and Athena our 20 bedded Residential unit.At Fairburn Chase we offer care and for support  adult service users who present with complex general nursing and complex physical health needs such as, but not exclusively to Cerebral Palsy, Challenging Behavior, Head/Brain Injury, Huntington's Disease, Motor Neurone Disease, Parkinson's Disease and Stroke.There is the opportunity not only to join an exciting, dynamic company that places emphasis on helping people to live the life they want but also to be part of the Fairburn site which also has our two sister homes; Fairburn Mews and Fairburn Vale. It’s a great opportunity to develop collaborative working, skill sharing but also to promote best practice and drive forward excellence in care.About the job……We have a vacancy for a senior nurse on our Cygnet Unit, we believe in providing the skills to meet our service users needs and that means we employ registered nurses from 3 disciplines – RGN, RMN or RNLDYou will be the Senior Nurse/Unit Manager in charge of an 18 bedded unit (Cygnet) ensuring a high standard of person centered care is delivered by the team.So, what will your role be?We recognise that being a nurse is at the heart of what you do – so you’ll be able to keep your skills and experience up to date but, as a Senior Nurse/Unit Manager, you’ll also have the opportunity to use and develop your management abilities.As a Unit Manager with Exemplar Health Care, you will take the role of a senior nurse on duty and have responsibility for a team of nursing and care staff. You will lead by example, delivering hands-on nursing care and providing strong leadership to your team. You will have a person centred ethos and be committed to enriching the lives of the individuals in your care.On a day to day basis, you will have clinical, people and general management responsibilities and these will include:Conducting pre-admission assessments, assessing client care requirementsWorking with the MDT to ensure that care provided is appropriate and relevant to the individual's care packageProvide safe and effective processes for the ordering, handling, storage, administration, recording and disposal of drugsMaintain cost effective controls of all clinical supplies (including ordering, storage, stock rotation and correct usage)Review and document care plans on a regular basisPositively promote the homeParticipate in an on-call system to support the nurse in chargeParticipate in recruitment, supervision and training of staffReport all compliments , comments and complaintsComplying with all legal and regulatory policies and proceduresPromoting choice, independence, dignity and respectAdhering to the NMC Code and Revalidation About you……We expect that you will be a first level nurse (RGN/RMN/RNLD) with a current PIN.More importantly though, you’ll need to be passionate about what you do, and that means leading by example. You’ll need to be well organised, be able work on your own initiative and make decisions, whilst working collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.You should be up to date with current evidence based practice and have a working knowledge of CQC Standards and Regulations.What do we offer…...A comprehensive seven day induction, designed to give you all the information that you’ll need before you start working in the home.Our home offers a rewarding and stimulating working environment, where you will be supported to develop your clinical, leadership and management skills, to prepare you for future opportunities that the group offers.Working for an Exemplar home means that you‘ll have genuine prospects for career development, including opportunities to move into a more senior post or develop in a specialist clinical area.BenefitsComprehensive induction and training programmeOn-going developmentCompetitive rates of payA challenging and rewarding work environmentCareer progressionEmployee benefits scheme - online shopping, discounts and vouchersAn opportunity to join an exemplary organisation, with an excellent reputation.If you would like to find out more please contact the Recruitment Team on 01709 565822. Being the care provider of choice for our customersEncouraging communication, sharing knowledge, and embracing the views of stakeholdersInvesting in our personal and professional developmentNetworking with others to expand our horizonsGrowing in confidence, competence, and capability Individually and collectively making a positive differenceNurturing innovation and encouraging new ideasSharing our passion and enthusiasm with those around usProviding high quality care services in high quality purpose built homesImproving our status, ensuring quality standards and financial targets are met or exceeded View full job description
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