Deputy Manager (Nurse)

  • Perth & Kinross
  • Medical and Nursing
  • Posted 1 month ago

This is an exciting and brand-new opportunity to join our award winning business as Deputy Manager at one of our largest sites, in Perth.

The Deputy Manager will support the managers of both North Grove and North Inch homes (located side by side), and oversee the clinical governance of the Residential Homes; supporting care staff to increase their knowledge and skills. This is a great opportunity to have input into the running of the homes and develop leadership skills.

The Role

To oversee / maintain the care of all Residents within the Care Home and, in the absence of the Home Manager, take responsibility for the day to day running of the Care Home. To delegate tasks and monitor all junior Staff activity. This is a Nursing home setting and as such we are seeking a Deputy Manager with nursing qualification(s) and experience to lead a Nursing team as well as the wider staff group.

Duties Include

  • Organise Staff Members’ workload by forward planning off duty, ensuring that there is sufficient cover, and deal with Staff problems where appropriate
  • Establish and maintain good communication with Residents, Relatives and the multidisciplinary team
  • Participate in the evaluation and review of policies and procedures as and when required
  • Ensure compliance with the Care Inspectorate regulatory requirements
  • Supervise visits and liaise with GPs in order to establish a good relationship between GPs / Health Care Professionals and the Care Home

Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Previous management / supervisory experience (desirable)
  • NMC Pin (essential)
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Clinical Expertise in Professional area of qualification
  • Care for the Elderly experience / qualification (desirable)

There is a lot of scope for development, and excellent career pathways available for the right candidate.

Job Information

Job Reference: 1301_1591025823
Salary:
Salary From: £14
Salary To: £18
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: Perth & Kinross
Job Types: Permanent

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