Location: Leicester, LE2
Support the Registered Manager and Clinical Manager to deliver high-quality nursing care services in their 48 bedded setting. The registered Nurse RMN must have a valid NMC PIN. Advocating for the rights of service users, working with the care team to enable residents to live their lives to the fullest of their ability.
• Responsible for drug administration.
• Responsible for maintaining comprehensive, up to date and accurate records.
• Responsible for identifying areas of clinical risk, reporting incidents and taking preventative action to ensure service users needs are met.
• Ensure care meets the requirements of the Health & Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2010 and the Care Quality Commission guidance ‘Essential Standards of Quality & Safety’
• Deliver high-quality mental health services to service users with the support of the Registered Manager.
• Set, monitor, and evaluate standards of care and clinical auditing
• Assess, plan, implement and evaluate care for service users
• Champion service user safety and dignity and promote person centred care
• Understand, and have demonstrable experience of, the care planning process and how to write effective Care Plans
• Able to effectively manage difficult situations with tact, diplomacy and compassion, especially with resident’s friends and family
The ideal candidate
• Must have a clinical background and a valid NMC PIN
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a nurse in a similar setting
• Right to work in the UK
• Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service
• Must be able to provide 5 years of satisfactory references pertinent to the role
• Sound knowledge and experience working within mental health settings with individuals with complex needs and challenging behaviour
• Possess excellent organisational, written and verbal communication skills
• A positive person with a passion for care
• Able to work alone and within a team
• Take pride in your work, exceptional attention to detail and reliability are essential.
Benefits: 28 days holidays
Salary: £28,314 - £37,752 dependent on hours worked
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