MediWest Care are currently recruiting for an experienced and ambitious, Clinical Nurse Manager for a patient orientated nursing home in West Clare.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Provide advice on staff rostering and management of staff allocation on the basis of patient acuity, dependency and skill mix.
- Provide, through high standards of professional practice, a caring environment conducive to the physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs of each resident
- Maintain professional standards in relation to confidentiality, ethics and legislation
- Ensure that the care and service to the resident and families is consistent with the mission, vision, values and strategic plan
- To be involved in the residents’ welfare in a “hands-on” capacity.
- Oversee the delivery of services with all members of the teams.
- Manage, lead and coordinate all staff on a day to day basis
- Be the communication link between all staffing levels, including management
- Continue to promote a culture of dignity and respect for residents and their relatives /carers
- Assist with the day to day management and administration tasks
- Assist the Director of Nursing in the reviewing and creating of policies and procedures.
- Ensure compliance with all Risk Management, Health and Safety and Infection Control Policies and Procedures and abide by the Standards of HIQA and NMBI
- Promote a culture where individuals and teams are encouraged to develop personal and professional knowledge and skills
- Current registration with Nursing Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)
- Management experience would be an advantage but not a requirement, ideally in a relevant setting
- An understanding of dementia including: current best practice in dementia care, the issues facing people living with Dementia and their carers/families and the services available
- Excellent leadership, management, people and communication skills
- Sound decision making ability and results driven
- Self motivated and the ability to motivate others and work on own initiative
- Ability to work well and promote a team environment
- Promote a sense of belonging in a warm caring family environment
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