Deputy Manager / Lead Nurse

Location: Barnsley  |  South Yorkshire  |  England
Sector: Criminal Justice
Consultant: Jim Garwood
Job Reference: 34358
Salary: £26301 - £35225
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Job Purpose

  • To provide Clinical Leadership to Nursing Staff within the rehabilitation unit.
  • As Deputy Manager provide leadership and management to all staff within the unit.
  • Act/Operate on behalf of the Unit Manager as designated.
  • Ensure safe clinical practice is maintained within the unit reflecting NICE Guidelines and CQC Core Standards and Key Lines of Enquiry.
  • Ensure staff are clinically competent to undertake role.
  • Ensure staff supervision/personal development reviews are undertaken reflecting company policies and procedures.
  • To support the unit manager and multidisciplinary team working within the unit.
  • The post holder will support the multi-disciplinary team in the social assessment of specialist and complex care needs of individuals, and advice on the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care.
  • To effectively manage resources both human and financial to ensure the workforce has the necessary skills to provide a high quality, efficient person centred service.

Required Sills & Experience

      Registered General/RMN nurse

    • Management Qualification Level 5minimum (or completion within 12months)
    • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in supervision and the management of staff in Social Care or Health setting
    • Working within a MDT setting.
    • Experience of working with patients in substance misuse treatment
    • Budget Management
    • Problem solving techniques
    • Multi-agency working
    • Performance management
    • Quality assurance reviews
    • Undertaking risk assessments
    • Knowledge of legislation relevant to service.

Specialist knowledge across a range of nursing procedures and practice underpinned by theoretical knowledge/relevant practical experience

  • Experience of administering and recording of medicines.