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Clinical Lead Nurse - RGN/RMN

  • Salary: Up to £21 per hour + Benefits
  • Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire
  • Date posted: 17-07-2020
  • Sector: Nursing
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CKRN677_1595004406

Charles Hunter Associates is seeking a caring, committed, and enthusiastic Registered General Nurse or Registered Mental Health Nurse who has the confidence and ability to make autonomous decisions and work collectively with the Multi-disciplinary team.

Our Opportunity is for a Clinical Lead Nurse, following the recent reopening of a Re-ablement service. We are seeking a highly experienced registered nurse with relevant experience to manage this unit and lead the team of nurses within it. The ideal person will have good knowledge of rehabilitation and or re-ablement within an elderly setting.

This is a 9am to 5pm, full time 39 hours per week opportunity, with some weekend work on occasion.

The Clinical Lead Nurse will work actively with Staff, residents, and their families, to promote the highest standards of care within person-centred care whilst observing CQC guidelines. The successful candidate will demonstrate a professional, caring, and compassionate approach with a strong work ethic and aptitude to building solid working relationships. The Clinical Lead will also :

  • Ensure that the NMC code of practice is upheld at all times
  • Demonstrate and monitor standards of high quality nursing and care practice
  • Carry out Risk Assessments and take part in GP rounds
  • Provide support, supervision, mentoring, and development of our Nurses, Health Care Assistants, and nursing placement students
  • Routinely act as duty senior for the service, ensuring that day-to-day tasks and routines are carried out to contribute to the smooth running of the service, and that the service is safe and secure
  • Participate and deliver in-house training programmes, operate as an in-house assessor and undertake specialist clinical skill training as required
  • Ensure that documentation is completed in accordance with NMC guidelines, the requirements of the regulatory authority and our policies and procedures.

In return, we will offer you:

  • Salary up to £21.42ph DOE
  • Support to provide evidence for NMC revalidation requirements
  • Annual NMC subscription reimbursement
  • Fully paid comprehensive induction to the company, on-going training and development programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Paid breaks
  • Free staff uniform
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Fully paid DBS
  • Generous holiday entitlement

The qualities and skills we look for:

  • RGN or RMN Qualified & NMC (Nursing & Midwifery Council) Registered
  • Caring & compassionate with an excellent clinical track record
  • Passionate about delivering outstanding care to older people
  • Excellent organisation & communication skills
  • Adaptable, Flexible, and committed to excellence
  • Quality driven with a desire to continually improve yourself, your team and our services
  • A passion and commitment for providing quality nursing care and a live NMC PIN number.
  • Excellent clinical knowledge with previous experience of leading a Nursing Team within a care or nursing home.
  • Ability to provide clinical guidance and directions to out non clinical staff
  • Ideally previous experience performing Clinical Audits and overseeing medication management.
  • Ability to support the Service to remain compliant with every aspect of the regulations surrounding Health & Social Care.

If you would like to apply; Please contact Carlvin Kihura on 0118 948 555 or email at ckihura@charecruitment.com