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Work as Unit Manager within a specialist nursing service for adults with complex care needs in Sheffield, South Yorkshire. The service provides care for adults with physical disabilities, Huntingtons disease, neurological conditions, spinal injuries and tracheostomy care. We are looking for an experienced Nurse to take on the role as Unit Manager.
As a Unit Manager, you will take the role of a senior nurse on duty and have responsibility for a team of nursing and care staff. You will lead by example, delivering handson nursing care and providing strong leadership to your team. You will have a person centred ethos and be committed to enriching the lives of the individuals in your care.
On a day to day basis, you will have clinical, people and general management responsibilities and these will include:
Conducting preadmission assessments, assessing client care requirements
Working with the MDT to ensure that care provided is appropriate and relevant to the individuals care package
Provide safe and effective processes for the ordering, handling, storage, administration, recording and disposal of drugs
Maintain cost effective controls of all clinical supplies (including ordering, storage, stock rotation and correct usage)
Review and document care plans on a regular basis
Positively promote the home
Participate in an oncall system to support the nurse in charge
Participate in recruitment, supervision and training of staff
Deputising for the Registered Manager as necessary
Report all compliments , comments and complaints
Complying with all legal and regulatory policies and procedures
Promoting choice, independence, dignity and respect
Adhering to the NMC Code and updating your professional knowledge
You should hold a level 1 nursing qualification (RGN/RMN/RNLD) and have a current PIN.
A rewarding and stimulating working environment, where you will be supported to develop your clinical, leadership and management skills, to prepare you for future opportunities that the group offers.
You will have genuine prospects for career development, including opportunities to move into a more senior post or develop in a specialist clinical area.
This is a full time, permanent position for an experienced Nurse to work as Unit Manager. The salary is £16.75ph with an annual salary of circa £32,000 £33,000
If you are a Registered Nurse in Sheffield and would like further details about the Unit Manager role, please APPLY or call Gemma at Leaders in Care on ##### ######.