Deputy Manager (NURSE QUALIFIED)
Full Time. £36000 per annum
Topcare Network is currently working one of UK's leading charities for adults with physical disabilities. They are looking for an enthusiastic, empathetic and caring RGN to join their team
Purpose of the job
To support the Service Manager in the day to day operation of the service, deputising as directed in their absence and to be responsible for the direct supervision & line-management of nurses, support staff and any other staff as required by the service. Responsible and accountable for monitoring, maintaining and providing the highest standards of nursing, clinical & personal support and service delivery, while promoting independence and choice to the customers.
Essential requirements include:-
o To be a registered nurse, holding current registration with NMC.
o To be able to demonstrate relevant post qualification learning would be advantageous.
o A level of professional development & registration as indicated by purchaser, regulator or LCD (this may include level 5 leadership in health and social care qualification), dependant on location.
o Thorough and up-to-date knowledge of nursing theory and best practice at the level of an experienced nurse (level 6), being able to demonstrate effective nursing practice in all basic registered nurse procedures.
o Understanding of the NMC code of conduct and relevant practice standards and guidance.
o To be able to work flexibly in accordance with rostered hours.
o To participate in the on-call rota as required.
o To have experience of managing a budget.
Contact Helen at TopCare Network for more information.
Closing date 5th October 17
Topcare is an equal opportunities employer.