Deputy Nurse Manager

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Deputy Manager to work in an exceptional care home based in the Craigmillar, Edinburgh area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers



This a purpose-built home offering nursing care for people who have complex medical needs, and 24-hour nursing dementia care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions



As the Deputy Manager your key responsibilities includes:



  • Lead and inspire the team to deliver special experiences to residents, which promote choice and independence to make a positive difference to their lives

  • Achieve the highest possible standards of care and enhance the resident experience, ensuring that all company policies, regulations, Codes of Conduct and care plans are adhered to

  • Work with the Home Manager to implement care home policies around standards care, staff welfare and training and develop an excellent reputation

  • Develop personal contact with residents, their relatives and visitors to enhance the residents quality of life

  • Deputise in the overall management of the care home including production of reports, budgets & Quality of Life monitoring

  • Take responsibility for the health, safety and welfare of yourself and others, including colleagues, residents and visitor to the Home and alerting the officers responsible to any hazards or potential risks to health and safety

  • Ensure you are the team attend training days and courses to ensure learning records are maintained and individuals are developed



The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:



  • The ability to lead a team, analyse problems and propose solutions or improvements

  • Able to communicate effectively and to develop professional relationships

  • Understands and effectively uses IT and communication systems required for the role

  • Respectful of the values, views and needs of others

  • Able to work under pressure and prioritize workload

  • Experience of delivering nursing care within elderly health care sector

  • Experience of participating in quality and clinical governance programmes



The successful Deputy Manager will receive an excellent salary of £18.29 per hour and the annual salary is £38,043.20 per annum.

This exciting role is a Full Time role for 40 hours a week working through Day Shifts.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:



  • Competitive salary

  • Generous holiday entitlement

  • Access to excellent training and ongoing development

  • Excellent career development opportunities

  • Discounts and benefits suited to your lifestyle

  • Free onsite parking

  • Free meals

  • Free uniform where applicable

  • NEST work place pension contributions

  • Long service awards



To be considered for this role you must be qualified as a Nurse either RGN, RMN or RNLD with a valid NMC Pin


Reference ID: 4787


To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV




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