Deputy Manager/Registered General Nurse

Location: Livability Treetops

Hours: 37.5 hrs pw

Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

Closing Date: 13 September 2019

Salary: £18.69 hr - £36,446 pa

Interview Date: 09/09/2019

Deputy Manager/Registered General Nurse

Livability Treetops, in Colchester, Essex, is a residential home with nursing care for 24 adults with physical, intellectual disabilities and acquired brain injury.

You will be supporting the Registered Manager with all aspects of the service delivery. You will have a key role in maintaining high standards and ensuring that our care and support makes a real difference to individuals’ lives.

Your ability to lead, manage, co-ordinate and support the nurse and staff teams will prove especially crucial, as will having a good sense of humor, initiative and a forward-thinking attitude. Can you put evidence-based practice and person-centered planning at the heart of our efforts to develop all individual community inclusion opportunities, promote independence and healthy lifestyles? If so, then this is the right role for you.

You will have knowledge of the strengths and needs of people who experience challenges because of sensory/physical/learning disabilities, as well as sound, up to date knowledge of CQC standards and key lines of enquiry.You need proven experience of leading and managing a team, with experience of working within a multi-disciplinary environment, both inward and outward facing.

Ideally, you will have a Level 4 or 5 Diploma in Health and Social Care, or equivalent qualification and

  • For Nursing Units, Level 1 Nurse (RGN)
  • Evidence of continued professional and personal development.

A driving license and the flexibility to undertake on-call duties, as well as flexibility to cover a late shift or weekends on occasions if required, are crucial aspects of this exciting role. In return, we’ll give you all the support you need, a remarkable working environment and a wide range of benefits.

Livability is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Livability is committed to the Disability Confident Scheme and to equal opportunities therefore we welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, gender, ethnicity, religion and sexual orientation.

About Us

Livability is the disability charity that connects people with their communities.

We tackle social isolation and the barriers that can cause this in the lives of disabled and vulnerable people.

Through a wide range of disability, education, training and community services, we promote inclusion and wellbeing for all.

Together, we work to see people take part, contribute and be valued.

We put the elements in place that all add up to connected lives and communities.

If you would like further details about the position please contact Mandy Nixon 01206 844121

 

If you would like a job description emailed to you contact recruitment@livability.org.uk stating the job reference REF-68-HF3JFZN Deputy Manager.

 

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