Deputy Manager (RN) - Substance Misuse

Deputy Manager (RN) - Substance Misuse

Job Title: Deputy Manager (RN) - Substance Misuse
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £16 - £17 per hour + enhancements
Reference: T2JR/1370899
Contact Name: Sammons Group
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2019 16:18

Job Description

Required for this small home that specialises in complex mental health needs and substance misuse, working age and upwards. Our client will look at an experienced candidate or an experienced nurse who is looking to take the next step in their career.

You will be working 2-3 shifts on the floor and the rest will be supernumerary time. 42 hour contract.

Main responsibilities of Deputy Home Manager role(RN):

  • You will be responsible for creating and updating care plans to ensure they are accurately maintained for auditing purposes, maintaining clear, precise and up-to-date medication records for all our residents
  • You will take responsibility for all aspects and areas of care within the home, whilst promoting our key values of choice, dignity and respect
  • Always seeking to share your clinical knowledge and experience, you will provide valuable support to members of the home's care team, offering valuable guidance and assistance
  • Creating and developing strong relationships with our customers, you will play an important role in strengthening the brand and raising the care home's profile
  • Assess patient's health and well being across a complex and changing caseload
  • Assist in the delivery of care to meet individuals health and wellbeing needs
  • Provide and receive complex, sensitive or contentious information
  • Develop own knowledge and skills and that of others
  • Assist in maintaining and developing services
  • Contribute to quality improvement
  • Promote peoples equality, diversity and rights
  • Work autonomously with minimum supervision
  • Applying clinical reasoning skills to a range of complex and varied patient case mixes

Skills & Behaviours required for Deputy Home Manager role(RN):

  • RGN or RMN or RNLD( Registered Nurse)
  • Someone who shares their passion and dedication for our residents
  • The ability to build a warm rapport with residents
  • A natural educator with leadership experience, you will constantly look for ways to share knowledge of best practice with those around you
  • A good time manager, who can prioritise effectively and work independently
  • Competence across a range of nursing skills supported by professional and clinical knowledge
  • Demonstrate principles of accountable practice as a Staff Nurse - RGN or RMN
  • Problem Solving and Continuous Improvement
  • Effective interpersonal communication and Influencing skills
  • Strong business acumen as well as the ability to plan and maintain organisation
  • Empathy for vulnerable and sick patients
  • Passionate about importance of EO and dignity at work

Benefits of Deputy Home Manager role(RN):

  • Working within a well established team
  • Free car parking
  • Near public transport links
  • 10% enhancements for weekends
  • 10% enhancements for overtime
  • Bank holiday enhancements

Are you a qualified Nurse either out in your career or looking for a more senior position? If so, Sammons Healthcare would like to offer our expertise and assistance. We have vacancies nationwide for RGNs RMNs and RNLDs. Additionally if you are currently seeking a post as an Area, Home or Deputy Manager, Senior Nurse or Clinical Lead then please send your CV to us along with your requirements and we will endeavour to find the right position for you.

We endeavour to reply to all applications. However if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.

The Sammons Group is an Employment Business and Employment Agency as defined by the EAA Regulations 2003, and we abide by the Code of Practice of our industry body (the Recruitment & Employment Confederation - REC).

We are committed to supporting and promoting diversity in the workplace, and welcome applications from candidates regardless of age, belief, disability, ethnic origin/nationality, gender/gender reassignment, marital/civil partnership status, pregnancy/maternity, or sexual orientation - we recruit on the basis of talent. If you require reasonable adjustments in the recruitment process, please let us know.

We regret that as a recruitment consultancy we are unable to seek visas for applicants not holding current entitlement to work in the UK.

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