Unit Manager RGN / RMN / RNLD - Care Home

Appoint Group
Lasswade, Midlothian
38000 - 43000
13 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Unit nurse manager

Job Title: Unit Manager - RGN / RMN / RNLD

Location: Lasswade

Salary: £16.50 per hour (£30,000)

Shifts: Days / Nights

Hours: Full Time (permanent)

Further Information:

We are currently recruiting for one of the UK's leading healthcare organisations who pride themselves on delivering the best possible care and are passionate about achieving the highest standard levels of care in residential nursing homes across the UK. They have an excellent, award-winning reputation, being part of the top 25 places to work for in the Sunday times list 6 times and come highly-recommended by current employees, which makes this a very attractive opportunity and a highly sought after company to work for.

We are looking for a registered nurse with unit manager experience or extensive experience in a senior capacity looking to work for one of the UK's largest and most reputable healthcare organisation.

This facility provides support to younger adults with physical disabilities, including spinal injury. They also offer support and care for people with long-term illnesses such as Huntington's disease and multiple sclerosis. The care they provide varies from life support ventilation, physiotherapy and enteral feeding to physical and psychological assistance with daily routines or pastimes.

In addition, on separate units they provide first class 24-hour care for older people with varying nursing or residential support needs. They also have a dedicated, award winning seperate unit which enhances the lives of those living with dementia.

nursing home based in Lasswade, a picturesque village on the edge of the river North Esk, but are only six miles from Edinburgh for those using public transport this is easily accessible.

This home is proud to be highly recommended and accredited by the homes respected dementia care programme award system, reflecting the high quality of life experiences for residents and exceptional standards.

Job Description: As a Unit Manager, you will help with the assessment of the physical, psychological and social needs of all your residents - and the implementation of the person-centered plans that meet those needs. Whether you're planning rotas, recruiting, training and mentoring staff, helping co-ordinate comprehensive daily activity plans, or building strong relationships with local regulators and social services, you'll ensure your unit goes from strength to strength. Stringent quality control will be key too, as you ensure they're complying with the NMC guidelines on administration of medicine, meeting safeguarding regulations and keeping records scrupulously.

Person Specification: You must be a qualified Registered Nurse to apply for this role, and we will accept applications from nurses of any specialism ( General Nurses ( RGN ), Mental Health Nurses ( RMN ), or Learning Disability Nurses ( RNLD )).

Benefits Package:

- Access to an award-winning career development path, including paid training from the company's own business school, with NVQ to Masters' Degree courses available

- Unique Profit Shares- believing you should be rewarded for your hard work, all profits from each site are recycled back into the facilities

- Childcare Vouchers

- Retail Discounts - between 5-10% discounts; including M&S, Sainsbury's, IKEA, Argos, Boots, Harrods and many more

- Holiday and Travel Discounts

- Leisure savings including cinema, restaurants, theme parks and attractions

- Paid Breaks

- Discounted Health Club Membership

- Employee Assistance Helpline

- Stakeholder pension plan

- Excellent career progression opportunities to work towards management / senior roles

- Preceptorship Programme for newly-qualified nurses

For more information or to apply for this position, please send your CV to or call Matthew Key on .

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