Head of Nursing & Rehabilitation

Location
Banstead, Surrey
Salary
Competitive with AfC (depending on experience)
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
25 Feb 2018
Function
Director
Job Type
Permanent

Head of Nursing & Rehabilitation

Competitive with AfC (depending on experience)

QEF Neuro Rehabilitation Services, Banstead Place, Banstead. SM7

Head of Nursing & Rehabilitation – The Role

  • To lead and manage the nursing and care staff to ensure clients receive care that is safe, effective, responsive, caring and well led.
  • Integrate the nursing care of clients in the overall rehabilitation plan of clients so that care is person centred.
  • Opportunity to balance professional development with personal satisfaction of working closing with clients and our highly specialist multi-disciplinary team to develop general and specific rehabilitation strategies for clients and ensuring they are put into practice.
  • Recently awarded ‘Good’ in all five key domains by CQC, we are now charting our pathway to ‘Outstanding’.  We are looking for a dynamic and engaging Head of Nursing and Rehabilitation who would value the career development opportunities that this journey will provide.

Head of Nursing & Rehabilitation – Requirements

  • RGN or RNLD with valid NMC pin and evidence of post-registration education and practice
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development within the clinical speciality
  • Leadership or management training
  • Assessing and mentoring qualification
  • Basic and Advanced life support
  • Clinically skilled in nursing clients with complex presentations of physical, cognitive and communication impairments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to deal effectively with conflicting priorities

About Us

QEF is a Surrey-based charity committed to providing life-transforming services that enable people with disabilities to increase their independence and achieve their goals in life.   We work with over 4,000 disabled children and adults every year with physical or learning disabilities or acquired brain injuries. Whether it’s gaining new skills to live independently, rehabilitation after a brain injury or stroke, or improving independence through increased mobility and accessible holidays; QEF helps disabled people to fulfil their potential in life.

QEF is structured into three main services - Independent Living Services, Mobility Services and Neuro Rehabilitation Services. These are augmented by QEF Retail Trading and a family of smaller charities - MERU which provides innovative product solutions and Sutton Shopmobility and VASD which offer access to and loans of mobility equipment.

How to Apply

To apply please visit our website via the APPLY link.

Close date Thursday 25th January 2018.

Interviews to take place 2nd and 8th February 2018