Nurse Clinical Lead

Location
Sanquhar
Salary
£14.50-£15.50 Per Hour
Posted
22 Nov 2016
Closes
20 Dec 2016
Ref
225089429-01
Contact
Kym Jones
Contract Type
Permanent

Nurse Clinical Lead

Responsible To - Home Manager

Role - 

  • Responsible for ensuring that professional practice and standards are maintained and developed. Provide expert advice and support to the Nursing and Care team.
  • Responsible for the induction of all new care staff, and the ongoing supervision and appraisal of staff within the Home.
  • Responsible for the Leadership and Management of the shift whilst on duty, and will step up in the absence of the Home Manager and Deputy Manager.
  • Provide and supervise the delivery of high standards of care within the Care Home.
  • Execute all nursing functions and support teams through providing adequate levels of care to residents.
  • Manage junior staff and co-ordinate the work of others involved in caring for the resident and involving the resident’s family.
  • Named nurse responsibilities for residents with complex needs and liaising with MDT colleagues to ensure appropriate care is provided.
  • Responsible for maintaining clinical audits.
  • As part of the Senior Management Team, and in conjunction with the Home Manager and Deputy Manager, responsible for maintaining Quality Assurance systems, and contribute to the Home’s continuous Improvement and Service Plan.
  • Responsible for the development and review of local clinical protocols in conjunction with the Home Manager.
  • On-call, on a rota basis.
  • Maintain excellent working relationships with all stakeholders.

In addition to these functions employees are required to carry out such duties as may reasonably be required.

These guidelines for this post will be subject to review and amendment when necessary.