|Job Category||Healthcare & Medical|
|Job Title||Head of Care – Dementia (RN)|
Optima Plus Recruitment specialise in recruiting Nurses and Care Staff throughout England, Scotland and Wales. Our teams of Recruitment Consultants are dedicated to providing the very best service as well as ensuring that we find the right role for you.
Head of Care – Dementia (RN)
Hours Full Time
What is expected of you as a Head of Care (Dementia) (RN)?
You will be responsible for the delivery of care within our Memory Lane community which provide specialist care for those with Dementia. It requires you to work closely with and support the General Manager in ensuring clinical excellence and the delivery of high standards of care within our home. You will be a confident communicator, with the passion and skills to develop and inspire a team to provide the highest level of person-centred care. You will be a Qualified Registered Staff Nurse (RGN/RMN) and be registered with the NMC.
How we’re different
We offer a range of diverse services, from nursing and care services for older people and people living with dementia, to accommodation, supported living and community support for children and adults with a range of different disabilities. With exposure to so many different areas of nursing, you will have the opportunity to build on your clinical skills or focus on a specialist area.
You will be faced with a range of exciting careers, training and challenges. We are focussed on recruiting and developing excellent staff; our staff turnover is less than half of the rest of the sector, once you join us you will want to stay with us to take advantage of the fantastic rewards we have to offer.
– Competitive rates of pay
– Access to a structured career development path Business School which offer a range of training from NVQs to Masters Degrees!
– Generous Annual Leave Allowance
– Employer contribution to a Stakeholder pension plan
– Subsidised health and personal accident insurance
– Access to ‘Busy Bees’ Child Care Vouchers Scheme
– Long Service Awards
– Great working environment
– Employee help line to support staff in times of need
Am I the right person
You’ll need excellent clinical skills, combined with the ability to lead and motivate a team. A sound understanding of the Care Standards together with a Nursing qualification and current NMC registration are essential for this role. You’ll have previous experience and a sound understanding of working with those with a Dementia.
As a Registered Nurse (RMN) you will have maintained detailed and up-to-date knowledge of the Mental Health Act.
* NMC – Nursing Midwifery Council –
Optima Plus Recruitment Ltd is an established Recruitment Business with over 25 years combined experience offering permanent Recruitment solutions to Nursing Homes throughout the UK.
|Job Ref||HOCDM Edinburgh|