2 days left
- Full Time
To provide a high standard of patient care by individualised assessment
To lead and assist in the development of Care Assistants and ensure Company Policy is adhered to at all times
To take charge of the Home in the absence of Senior Personnel Supervise the professional work of all care staff under his/her control to ensure deliverance of highest possible standards Individually assess, plan and evaluate the Nursing Health and Social care of patients taking account of both problem identification and strengths Communicating and co-operating with medical staff regarding care and treatment of patients, ensuring all treatments and instructions are carried out Exercise leadership at all times to ensure confidence and a high morale amongst all staff Ensuring that a correct standard of communication is provided for patients and relatives. Encourage relatives to become involved in the planning of care Communicate with GPs, Care Managers, District Nurses/CPNs and Social Workers as necessary to enhance the delivery of care to residents Maintain personal contact with individual patients Ensure good channels of communication throughout the Home, maintain accurate records and deliver comprehensive reports both verbally and written at shift handover Encourage and assist Care Assistants in the pursuit of N V Q Assist and participate in the orientation and induction of staff both trained and untrained to the Home Keep updated in development and techniques in nursing care, developing research-based practice for the overall benefit of resident/self Participate in the agreed Company Performance Development Plans Participate in the admission of patients ensuring that other staff are aware of the patient condition Actively become involved in/or organising social activities for the patients in the Home Participate in staff meetings as scheduled by the Home Manager Be aware of all complaints, take appropriate action and reporting to the Senior Nurse/Manager in accordance with Company Policy Be familiar with the entire range of the Senior Nurses duties and deputise as required Any other duties deemed necessary by the Home Manager
This post is between The Old Lodge Nursing Home (Etwall) and The New Lodge Nursing Home (Mickleover)
There is accommodation available free of charge.
Rates of pay will be discussed depending on experience at the interview.
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