Clinical Lead (RGN)

£44,555.00 Per Annum
England, South West England, Somerset

Do you like to connect with people, make a difference and do the right thing?     

Somerset Care is an award-winning not-for-profit provider of care across the South West. When people think about care, they think of the Somerset Care Group.

Our Care Home teams deliver day care, respite care, dementia care, residential, nursing care, and end of life care. We champion the independence of our residents and encourage them to live their lives as they choose.

We are looking for a passionate and confident Clinical Lead Nurse (RGN qualified) to join us and lead the nursing floor at Lavender Court, in Taunton.  Lavender Court is a modern care home providing accommodation for older people with residential, nursing and dementia care needs, and situated close to the centre of the market town of Taunton.

This is a full time position, with flexibilty around days/hours worked.

Why work for us?

We really care about all of our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • A starting salary of £44,555 per annum.
  • We have partnered with Wagestream so you can access your earned wages before payday
  • So Much More Rewarding - provides access to discounts at 1000’s of high street retailers. Make So Much More Rewarding a part of the way you shop and you could save on average £1,000 per year
  • Excellent training & development opportunities with recognised qualifications.
  • Access to The Hub online learning platform – our one stop shop for learning & development
  • Free counselling service - 24-hour helpline for staff and their families
  • Fully paid induction and DBS paid by Somerset Care
  • And so much more!

In order to be considered for the role, you will need to:.

  • Be a Registered Nurse (RGN qualified) with a valid UK NMC pin
  • Possess strong clinical skillset and confidence to lead the nursing floor
  • Ideally have prior management experience or experience of leading a small team
  • Ability to make clinical decisions and remain calm under pressure
  • Passionate about promoting best nursing practice and able to train, support and mentor others
  • Be a great professional role model
  • Be a good listener, adaptable and sensitive, with a desire to encourage positive working relationships
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess a good working knowledge of audits, safeguarding, DOLS, CQC, compliance
  • Be aligned to our values of connecting with people, making a difference, doing the right thing, and embracing change.

Apply online today, email, or call our friendly recruitment team on 01823 802 637.

Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.