Maria Mallaband Care Group Edgware, Middlesex
Nov 26, 2020Full time
THIS ROLE IS AVAILABLE FOR QUALIFIED NURSES ONLY About the Role The Clinical Lead assists the Care Manager with professional and administrative duties and is responsible to the Manager for the care /nursing matters in the Home whilst ensuring that the Care Manager is kept informed at all times. In the absence of the Care Manager, the Clinical Lead is the leader and a working member of the care team and has the overall responsibility of the nursing / care management of the Home, maintenance of high standards of care and monitoring of performance of the staff. To ensure that standards are maintained, and that adequate cover is provided, flexibility is required of the Clinical Lead for working nights, weekends and a proportion of Bank Holidays, as necessary. The Clinical Lead will also be expected, from time to time, to assist the Care Manager and Proprietor with unexpected visits and inspections of the Home, when otherwise off duty. Trainee nurses (nurses qualified outside of the EU) will need to hold a letter from the NMC confirming their eligibility to sit the OSCE exam. Become a Key worker and make difference. About You Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and values: A qualified RGN/RMN with a valid NMC pin number or a Student Nurse (qualified outside of the EU) with a letter from the NMC confirming their eligibility to sit the OSCE exam. Previous experience working as a Senior Nurse or staff nurse or registered nurse in a Care Home environment is desirable but not essential. People Management experience A committed and organised approach. A confident communicator with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Flexible to work shifts. Our Benefits In return for this you will receive a competitive salary package plus: Annual NMC registration costs covered* Clinical training support and development Development opportunities 5.6 weeks annual leave Fully funded training SimplyHealth cover after one year of service, inc. cashback on medical and dental expenses PerkBox - a range of discounts and free monthly offers for a variety of high street shops and restaurants Car through salary sacrifice Cycle to Work scheme NEST pension plan Nurse referral scheme Rewards for 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of service Annual staff recognition MMCG Care Awards About Us: Care is at the heart of what we do here at Maria Mallaband Care Group. We're an established family-run care provider, and we deliver care to over 3,500 residents across our 80+ care homes nationwide. Our mission is to be the best quality; most highly regarded Care Provider in the United Kingdom and our vision is to create a home from home environment for both residents and staff. We are committed to being an Investors in People employer, which means that we continually invest in your personal training and development. MMCG is a place where your career truly starts to grow. Appletree Court Care Home Appletree Court is a purpose-built care home offering elderly residential, nursing and dementia care. A professional team has furnished the home to a high standard, providing elegance and comfort. The 'home from home' feel at Appletree Court is created by the dedicated staff who have been selected not only for their professional ability but also for their commitment to truly making a difference for the people in their care. Residentâ€™s rooms are spacious and feature en suite facilities. The communal areas are at the centre of what makes Appletree Court a real community whether it be at meal times or when enjoying activities. There are no fixed visiting hours so friends and family can come and see residents at any time. The dining experience at Appletree Court boasts fine home cooking by a professional Chef who has created a menu to reflect the interests and tastes of the discerning residents. Activities and day trips are an integral part of the residentâ€™s well being. The activities coordinator encourages and helps residents continue with existing interests and also introduces new hobbies. Frequently residents are taken on day trips near and a little further from the home. The trips are very popular and recently, days out to Southend on Sea, Brent Cross Shopping Centre, RAF Museum Colindale, Crews Hill Garden Centre and Paradise Wildlife Park, Broxbourne have been greatly enjoyed. Respite care at Appletree Court is very popular and enables those wishing to experience what the Home has to offer before making a full commitment.