Care UK


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  • RH19 4QW
  • Min Pay Rate
  • Competitive
  • Max Pay Rate
  • Competitive
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  • Deputy Manager - Clinical

    Are you an organised, methodical nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change? At Care UK you can build a fast-moving nursing career whilst help our residents fulfil their lives. The team at Mill view in  East Grinstead have a great opportunity for a passionate and hands on nurse to join the home as clinical deputy manager.

    Your role will incorporate providing leadership for the nursing and care teams and supporting the development and delivery of consistently high quality clinical and care services for residents with complex health and social care needs.

    Overall responsibilities:

    Comply with the clinical governance framework and all activities related to it. This includes participation in the clinical audit programme

    Provide leadership and support for clinical and care colleagues and act as a champion for residents’ safety and dignity.

    To maintain skills and knowledge and ensure that care is delivered according to latest guidelines and best practice evidence available.

    Develop monitoring and reporting systems which promote the delivery of safe, effective and high quality services.

    Ensure that clear and accurate records and communication systems relating to clinical and care delivery are maintained and effectively used by colleagues.

    Key Responsibilities

    To provide leadership and support for clinical and care colleagues and act as a champion for resident’s safety and dignity

    Work with the home manager to formulate strategies for service development or changes in service provision and support implementation

    Provide effective leadership and support for the nursing and care team within the home.

    Supervise nurses on a day to day basis and through formal clinical supervision.

    Act as a mentor for new nurses joining the team or for those who require specific support to develop clinical skills or knowledge.

    Liaise with GPs and other health professionals to ensure that residents receive the medical and clinical support they require.

    Demand high quality service delivery focused on residents individually assessed needs.

    Act within Care UK’s Admission & Discharge Policy.

    What you’ll do

    Supporting and deputising for the Home Manager, you will provide inspiring leadership to nursing and care colleagues and oversee the delivery of high quality clinical and pastoral care.


    You will be the homes nurse expert and your role will be a combination of utilising your nursing skills as well as your managerial and leadership skills

    You will focus on residents with complex needs, so it’s vital that you can conform with the latest guidelines, take far-reaching decisions and maintain the highest levels of clinical governance, whilst regularly auditing practices and procedures. You will be doing care plan development and assessments, walk rounds and looking after all our residents alongside the team and offer personalised centred care.

    Who you are

    An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools.

    You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.

    Who we are

    Care UK are a multi award winning company who have recently been voted the UKs Best Residential Care Provider of the year: people are our passion and are at the heart of what we do. We are an honest and caring company who look for passionate individuals who care as deeply as we do.

    Due to our highly personal and patient-centred approach we have seen rapid growth. We are one of the UKs leading independent healthcare providers who have a progressive new build project where we will see over 15 new build homes open across the country to add to our current portfolio of over 120 homes across the UK in offering expert residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people

    What we offer

    Competitive salary

    Access to a company paid web based system for your PIN revalidation

    Bank holiday enhancements

    Paid DBS check

    Cycle to work scheme

    Thousands of online and in-store discounts

    Free uniform

    Further training and qualifications

    Development and progression

    Support, guidance and a caring working environment

  • Where you'll work
  • Here at Mill View care home we provide a warm welcome in luxurious surroundings and the very best in care, from short respite stays, through to full time nursing and residential care.

    We are also proud of our expertise in caring for people with dementia. All our care home team undertakes special experiential dementia training, developed by our own in-house experts, and this gives us real insight into what life is like for people living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.