Clinical Lead WA61

Buckingham Lodge Watton
Living Wage Employer

Pay

£47,840 per year

Type

Full time Staff who will work on a permanent with 40 hours contract

Posted

02/08/2022

Closes

02/09/2022

Covid-19 Vaccine (Optional)

From 15th March 2022 all successful candidates will no longer be required by law to have the COVID19 vaccination

ABOUT THE ROLE

Let us help you discover your passion for care!
Are you looking for secure employment within a caring an empathetic environment?

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Clinical Lead for Buckingham Lodge Care Home in Watton, Norfolk (IP25).

Buckingham Lodge is a supremely comfortable, 73 bedded modern care home in the heart of The Brecks, a delightful rural area straddling Norfolk and Suffolk.

Are you a motivated, caring and committed individual who truly wants to make a difference?
We are redefining our care experience and looking for a Clinical Lead to help us continue in this journey.
 
The Clinical Lead role is to provide clinical and managerial leadership to the day-to-day operation of the Nursing team, monitoring workload, allocating duties and ensuring duties are discharged safely and effectively.
  • Work as part of a team to provide high quality nursing care to residents.
  • Carry out all relevant forms of care in conjunction with other nurse practitioners.
  • Ensure that care services are consistently provided to a high-quality standard
  • Ensure the personal care needs of residents are met while respecting the dignity of the individual and promoting independence.
  • Accurately assess the needs of residents and identify priorities of care.
  • Administer all medication and treatments within the NMC guidelines and Kingsley Healthcare medication policy. 
  • Ensure that residents care plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with residents, relatives and other health care professionals and will report any ill-health amongst residents and make request for GP/professional visit where necessary.

£47,840 per year - 40 hours per week – shifts split between supernumerary & time on the floor

Kingsley Healthcare is a family owned national care home operator rated as one of the top 20 large groups by carehome.co.uk.  We are one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the sector.

Criteria / Person Specification

  • RGN or RMN qualification with an active NMC pin,
  • Previous experience as a Clinical Lead within a care home environment is essential,
  • A proven track record of leading a nursing team in the delivery of person-centred care/ including planning/ implementing and evaluating,  
  • Experience of delivering quality clinical and person-first assessments,
  • The ability to engage with the service users to understand their needs in order to provide an excellent service of person-centred care,
  • Good working knowledge of CQC standards,
  • Promote ownership of care programs by fully involving service users and their families in developing/ agreeing and evaluating care programs within the home,
  • Confidence to communicate and maintain excellent working relationships with all levels of colleagues/ internal as well as external professionals/ families and visitors,

Benefits

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • £2000 Welcome Bonus (T & C’s apply)
  • Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects
  • Excellent working environment
  • Uniform provided
  • Assistance with Enhanced DBS

Location

Cost of Enhanced CBS

Paid Breaks

Recognition Scheme

Induction & Paid Training Programme

Enhanced rates for Bank Holiday

Pension Scheme