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Clinical Lead in Littlehampton at Agincare

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

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Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Lead

Reference Number: 007773

Area: Littlehampton / Region: West Sussex

Basic Salary: £19.00 per hour

Bonus: Long Service Award                                       

Job Description

Clinical Lead

Do you have a passion to care for other people? Are you looking for a rewarding career that helps support people living within our care homes?

You can earn £19.00 per hour as a Clinical Lead in Fulford Care & Nursing Home.

A variety of shift patterns available:

  • Alternate weekends
  • Full-time roles
  • Full-time career

What we offer our Registered Nurses:

  • Contracted Hours
  • Free uniforms
  • Free DBS
  • Free meals on full shifts
  • Long service bonus
  • Excellent career progression
  • Flexible working – we can work around you!
  • Supported internal Training Provision
  • Accommodation may be available for suitable candidates

Role Responsibility of a Clinical Lead

  • Take an active role in promoting a positive supportive working environment with an emphasis on team work and cooperation.
  • Take an active role in maintaining an environment that promotes dignified care.
  • Follow procedures for managing effective infection prevention and control measures and ensure they are followed by all staff in line with Agincare policy.
  • To act as a positive role model to all staff.
  • To support Registered Nurses maintain the standards required for their re-validation with the NMC and assist with reflective discussion with RN’s as a registered practitioner.
  • To ensure the safe custody and administration of Medicines in accordance with the codes of practice.
  • To be aware of all policies and procedures within Agincare, and to comply with the Health and Social Care Act 2008 and contractual arrangement for the home
  • To foster good working relationships with staff, management and other professionals
  • To organise and lead staff meetings.
  • To adopt and maintain a hands on approach by working on the floor alongside the nursing and care team.

As a Clinical Lead you’ll have the satisfaction of really caring for people within a fantastic homely environment.  You will be at the forefront of Fulford Care & Nursing Home motivating, mentoring and developing a team of care staff ensuring that the resident’s clinical needs are attended to.  As an experienced Clinical Lead, you will be organised and ready to adapt to challenges, you will have the expertise you need to provide a professional, safe and high quality care and support service.  

Job Requirements

What an Excellent Clinical Lead Looks Like 

You must have:

  • A current NMC pin
  • Nursing qualification
  • At least two year’s post grad nursing experience
  • Previous experience in a care home would be advantageous but not essential 
  • A caring nature and desire to make a difference in someone’s life
  • The right to work in the UK
  • A good level of English – both written and spoken
  • Approachable and supportive to individuals

About Us

Agincare is a family run business which has been operating for over 32 years, we employee over 3,500 staff.  As a company we support the believe in good care campaign to highlight the good work which is carried out by Care Assistants and our sector as a whole.