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2018-03-14 Care Homes Job Title: Clinical Lead
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Clinical Lead / Nurse Team Leader
Date Posted: 12 Feb 2018
Job Location: Islington , London
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Kelly Boyle
Clinical Lead – Competitive Salary plus benefits including £1,000 joining bonus & payment of NMC pin renewal
Do you have extensive care leadership experience within care homes? Are you passionate about best practice and determined to drive continuous improvement to enhance residents’ quality of life? Then you can enjoy real responsibility and the rewards to match with the UK’s largest independent provider of health and social care.
What you’ll do. Supporting and deputising for the Home Manager, you will provide inspiring leadership to nursing and care colleagues and oversee the delivery of high-quality care. You will focus on residents with complex needs, so it’s vital that you can conform with the latest guidelines, take far-reaching decisions and maintain the highest levels of clinical governance, whilst regularly auditing practices and procedures.
Who you are. A qualified care professional, you will be able to demonstrate a strong record of leading teams delivering care for older people within a residential environment. Above all, you will be capable of building lasting relationships with colleagues, residents and their relatives and getting the most out of every member of our care team.
Who we are. With 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, we provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, patient-centered approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, with three new homes planned for next year, so we can offer exceptional career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.
What we offer. As one of our clinical leads you can expect comprehensive training in topics such as dementia, tissue viability and infection control as well as management. You can also expect competitive pay per annum, £1,000 joining bonus & payment of NMC pin renewal*, access to a company paid web-based system for your PIN revalidation, paid DBS check, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.
*The bonus is paid in two parts, 50% on successful completion of probation and a further 50% on completion of 12 months service. Other Care UK terms and conditions also apply.
*The relocation bonus is only applicable to candidates relocating more than 25 miles.
At Lennox House care home, we’re committed to providing care that is centred on each person’s individual needs. Set in a peaceful residential area of Islington in North London, Lennox House is a large, modern and comfortable care home providing the best care and support for older people. We’re dedicated to providing nursing and residential care including expert care for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Our carers experience specific dementia training developed by Care UK’s own in-house experts to better understands the challenges faced by individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. This allows our team at Lennox House care home to provide helpful and sensitive care. Our care home is full of passionate carers and we help our residents maintain links with the local community as well as support in staying close to their loved ones. Family and friends of residents can visit anytime and stay for as long as they like whether they want to eat dinner with their loved one or walk around with them in our large secure gardens. We also provide endless support for our residents should they want to chat- in which case, we’ll pop the kettle on and have a heart-to-heart with them over a cup of tea.