Night Nurse Manager
Bridgewood Mews, Tipton: DY4 0JW
Hours: Full Time
Shifts: 12-hour shifts, permanent nights available
Hourly Rate: £18.22 - £18.95 per hour (dependent on experience) + £3000 welcome bonus
About Bridgewood Mews care home in Tipton
Bridgewood Mews supports 22 adults living with complex mental health needs and physical disabilities.
The home has two ten-bed units, which gives it a homely and welcoming feel, and a two-bedroom OneCare service which provides nursing care in a domestic environment, for those whose needs require they live alone.
In this role, you’ll usually work in the same team and with the same service users to ensure continuity of care. This means that you’ll see the difference you make each and every day.
Bridgewood Mews is rated ‘Good’ with the Care Quality Commission (CQC), and has an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 on carehome.co.uk.
As a Night Nurse Manager with Exemplar Health Care, you will take the role of a senior nurse on duty and have responsibility for a team of nursing and care staff. You will lead by example, delivering hands-on nursing care and providing strong leadership to your team. You will have a person centred ethos and be committed to enriching the lives of the individuals in your care.
About the role…
As a Night Nurse Manager, you’ll work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, to provide the highest standards of nursing care for our service users who are living with complex health and care needs.
Our approach to nursing focuses on maximising independence, building everyday living skills and empowering people to live their best life. This means that you’ll be delivering truly person-centred and holistic care in a community-based care home.
Our Nurse/Health Care Assistant ratio is amongst some of the best in the UK, with this home’s average ratio being six Health Care Assistants to every Nurse.
You’ll work in a close team and build good working relationships with the people you support – so you’ll be able to see the difference you make each and every day.
If you’re looking for a rewarding career in nursing, read the job description and person specification to find out more about this role. Then, click ‘Apply for this job’ to complete your application.
- Working with the MDT to ensure that care provided is appropriate.
- Provide safe and effective processes for the ordering, handling, storage, administration, recording and disposal of drugs.
- Review and document care plans on a regular basis.
- Positively promote the home.
- Participate in training of newly qualified nurses.
- Participate in an on-call system to support the nurse in charge.
- Participate in supervision and training of new and existing staff.
- Complying with all legal and regulatory policies and procedures.
- Promoting choice, independence, dignity and respect.
- Adhering to the NMC Code and updating your professional knowledge.
You will be a registered nurse RMN/ RGN/ RNLD with a valid NMC PIN with a minimum of 2 years experience. You are a well organised individual with outstanding time management skills and are able to make decisions and work using your own initiative whilst working collaboratively within the nursing/care team.
Most importantly you are motivated by helping every individual, whether colleague or service user, to realise their full potential and be treated with dignity and respect, making every day better.
What do we offer…
You will receive the training you need as soon as you join Exemplar. Your first two days will be spent completing a comprehensive induction and training programme, designed to give you all the information that you’ll need before you start working in the home. As an Exemplar Nurse you will then receive training on a continuing basis to help you build your clinical skills.
Your prospects for career development with Exemplar will be second to none because we support, nurture and develop all our staff. We recognise talent and commitment and promote from within. Exemplar can support you on your chosen career path.
“There are many career opportunities at Exemplar Health Care and the support that I’ve received has been amazing. Everyone at Exemplar Health Care is committed to not only our residents, but each other. I am proud to be part of the Exemplar family.”
Nurse – Exemplar Health Care