14 Sep 2018
£40,000 per annum
This Care home has an opportunity for an experienced RMN or RGN to join their team as a Head of Care/Clinical Lead, where you will play a vital role supporting the Registered Manager in the delivery of exceptional quality, person centred care both to elderly frail residents and those at various stages of dementia. Our Care home is situated in the beautiful locations of, Winterbourne Steepleton, near Dorchester and Weymouth.
The ideal candidate will be a strong and dedicated leader, who is passionate about delivering consistently high levels of care. You will need to be a proactive individual, with excellent administration and clinical skills, who will ensure the team delivers excellent person centred care, helping each resident enjoy the highest possible standards of life.
Duties will include :
Leading by example to ensure consistently high levels of care are maintained
Promote professional, clinical training & care & support planning within the home to maintain the health, welfare and wellbeing of the residents.
Manage, maintain and oversee all care plan reviews and medication audits
Staff supervision and appraisal
Training of staff
Delivering hands on care when required
This role would suit someone with previous experience in a care home environment or someone with very strong clinical skills.
All new staff are given industry standard induction training, to include health and safety, manual handling and food hygiene and will be actively encouraged to continue their professional development.
Have a valid NMC PIN
Have sound clinical knowledge & strong leadership qualities
Be prepared to complete an application for a full DBS disclosure
Have 2 suitable references (professional and/or educational)
Be eligible to work in the UK
Have a good standard of verbal and written English (or be prepared to further their English skills)
Excellent teamwork skills
Strong organisational skills
Good verbal/written communication skills
Have resilience and stamina.
Please contact Joshua Rowberry on 0118 309 4222 or email
JOB REF: JR34868