Clinical Lead

Clinical Lead 40 hours, 16 hours supernumerary £19.50ph We are looking for a Clinical Lead to assist managing our client that is a 106 bed home situated in its own beautiful grounds in central Harlow. Our client is a spacious home that provides expert care for older people, including those living with dementia or in need of general nursing. Key job roles To protect themselves and others against an infection risk. Ensure your team comply with current infection control policies and procedures and to report any problems with regard to this to the manager. All staff undertaking patient care activities should attend infection control training and updates as required by this organisation. Ensure the equality, diversity and rights of Residents, Carers and Colleagues. To ensure the provision of a needs led residential care service to residents by adopting a person centred approach that respects their dignity and caters for their individual care needs. Evaluate the risks of and identify measures to protect Residents from hazards to their health, safety and welfare ensuring these preventative measures are communicated to staff. Ensure staff attend all mandatory and refresher training. To liaise with regulators, resident's family, friends, GPs, community nurses, specialists, pharmacists, local authorities, local councils, voluntary bodies and any other associations related to the care for the elderly. To maintain high standards to ensure compliance with National Care Standards. Where necessary assist in disciplinary and grievance procedures that are carried out in line with Company policy and statutory requirements. To ensure good quality working relationships are built and maintained between staff and the residents they are caring for. To ensure regular quality reporting requirements for the Board of Directors and the Care Quality Commission. Complete risk assessments and ensure these are communicated effectively. To lead by example and provide effective management oversight of all staff within the home. Our Clinical Lead role requires Up to date PIN registration Good leadership skills Must have experience in managing a team within care homes for older people Good knowledge of CQC requirements Effective communication Experience Working in partnership with CQC, health or local authorities A good role model who can set a good example to the team If this sounds like the type of role that you would be interested in, please contact our friendly Care Team on 01376 502999 to apply

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