Nurse Supervisor

South West London, England
£14 - £15 per annum + benefits
02 Jan 2013
30 Jan 2013
EJ 438
Medical Team
Nursing Field
Care Home, Hospital
Job Type

Our client is a registered charity, dedicated to improving the quality of life for older people. Care is at the heart of all that they do. They are proud of their reputation for excellence in care and all their staff constantly strive to maintain this. Their aim always is to provide happiness, fulfillment and independence in line with residents' wishes. This purpose-built care complex in Tooting, South West London, has been specifically designed to enable older people to live independent, happy and fulfilling lives. Opened in 1991, this home is surprisingly tranquil, being situated in the extensive grounds of Springfield Hospital, and yet remains accessible and convenient.

A vacancy currently exists for a Nurse Supervisor with up to date clinical skills to lead their friendly and professional team. A competitive rate of pay, career development opportunities and training are on offer commensurate with these important positions within this highly regarded charitable group.

Job Duties for Nurse Supervisor (RMN):
* Manage the nursing care for a defined caseload of clients
* Maintain high standards of nursing care
* Tailor care plans to help patients develop a range of coping skills, build self esteem, and confidence
* Enable patients to move on to less restrictive environments
* Demonstrate quality clinical practice
* Develop and maintain interpersonal relationships with team members
* Manage your own professional development
* Risk management
* Health and safety
* Participate in unit projects, audits and quality initiatives
* Infection control

The successful Nurse Supervisor (RMN) must have:
* Experience working with dementia care
* Valid NMC PIN
* Qualified RMN nurse
* Articulate and knowledgeable about health care issues
* Relevant experience
* Ability to work flexible working pattern, including weekends
* Passion for helping patients improve their life
* Previous supervisory experience