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Unit Manager RMN

Vetro Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Unit Manager (RMN) to work in a newly commissioned 19 bed dementia specialist, male only facility situated within a beautiful, purpose built 112 bed home.

Supported by the home manager and your team of staff you will be responsible for providing residents who have very specialist needs with best possible care.

Role: Unit Manager RMN
Hours: Full time - 40 hrs per week 
Area: Preston
Pay: upto £43,680 per annum - dependent on experience

Duties and responsibilities
  • Ensure the highest possible standards of care - continually assessing residents' needs and wishes, developing services to enhance their quality of life.
  • Champion independence and personal choice; developing, reviewing and updating care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs.
  • Build the positive reputation of the Business and unit; liaise professionally with visitors and other external stakeholders. Ensure team communication is professional and considered.
  • Ensure all elements of resident experience are positive, from admission to discharge. For example psychological considerations, safe custody of property, pain management and dignity.
  • Ensure compliance with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines – identify, investigate and resolve risks proactively.
  • Oversee all aspects of medicine management – ensuring medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered to our clients.
  • Set in place rigorous monitoring and recording practice; documenting efficiently, and thoroughly all matters relating to our residents and employees.
  • Proactively monitor all standards of care; undertaking audits and implementing corrective action where appropriate.
  • Promote high standards of nursing care for you and your team, actively seeking ways to improve levels of service.

Required Skills/Experience

  • RMN with active NMC PIN
  • Experience of dementia and with people who have behaviours that can be challenging
  • Similar experience within a Managerial role

If you would like to hear more about this role please submit your CV for immediate consideration.