Clinical Nurse Leader - Harper Ward (Huntingdon's

St Andrew's
£29782 - £38861 per annum, Benefits: + Shift Enhancements*
09 Aug 2019
06 Sep 2019
Jack Stinson
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Clinical Lead
Job Type
Clinical Nurse Leader
£31,250 to £38,900+ Shift Enhancements *
*30% extra Saturday/nights & 60% extra Sundays worked
We are currently recruiting for a clinical nurse leader in the Dementia/HD integrated practice unit based at St Andrews Healthcare.
Our clinical nurse lead post is the equivalent of a Band 6, so if you are looking for a step up the career ladder and are passionate, enthusiastic and looking for a new role working with older females, look no further.
We are looking for a skilled and innovative individual to deliver person centred care on our ward, inspire the team and role model excellent clinical practice.  We need someone who has the ability to work under pressure and rise to any challenge. In return, you will be part of a team who provide exceptional care. We have won many care awards including Compassion for our end of life care, Respect awards and Excellence awards for our care provision.
We have exciting opportunities ahead, moving into a Dementia Hub, which you will be part of organising, along with opportunities for you to have continued professional development, training, clinical supervision, and develop and use your skills in a supportive environment.
You will work closely with the ward Nurse Manager to ensure an integrated approach to governance, and where necessary liaise with staff to improve performance, patient safety and risk management.
You will be required to support the ward manager in managing the ward team and covering some managerial tasks in their absence.
Please note there will be a degree of flexibility in shifts including some nights where necessary allowing direct links with your team colleagues, with the aim of delivering high standards of care through continuity and consistency.
You will find a welcoming, inclusive culture here, inspired by the shared values of our team. Everyone has their part to play in the amazing work we do - you`ll have every opportunity to get what you want from your career.
We offer an excellent benefits package including:

- Pension
- Sickness policy on par with the NHS
- 35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service
- Life cover
- Enhanced maternity cover
- Car lease scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Healthcare cash plan Free parking
- Paid DBS application
- Access to free vocational qualifications

If you feel this is the role for you please apply, we look forward to hearing from you. Any queries regarding this role please feel free to contact Nurse Manager Joanne McCay on 01604 616367 for an informal discussion.