Clinical Nurse Lead

CNTW NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Nurse Lead


CNTW NHS Foundation Trust, Sunderland

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 6 days ago, 15 May | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: a16f8231ad304d319f9d22db022fc14c

Full Job Description

You should have an interest in working within the Older Person Pathway, demonstrate a level of resilience and patience and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as the ability to demonstrate a warm, patient centred approach to care.
You will be expected to facilitate and coordinate clinical practice, ensuring high standards of evidence based care and treatment during supervision of staff nurses and nursing assistants; taking a lead in, and supporting the staff team with complex patient care for both mental and physical health needs.
You will work within a multi-disciplinary team, developing collaborative, needs based care plans, through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Be visible and accessible to patients, families and carers working together to ensure efficient, effective and caring services.
You will lead on the implementation of all performance indicators, essential standards and quality outcome, develop and where appropriate deliver training packages to enhance the knowledge and skills of the workforce and students.

Monkwearmouth Hospital Inpatient Services are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Qualified Nurse to join the team as a Band 6, Clinical Nurse Lead.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of a supportive team that is focused on delivering high standards of nursing care.
You will work within the South Inpatient CBU supporting multi-disciplinary teams with complex patient care for both mental and physical health needs. This is a great opportunity to be part of a growing team in which you will be expected to demonstrate strong clinical leadership, excellent communication skills and be calm, confident and resilient in your approach. You will participate in staff appraisal, supervisions and support personal development plans.
The post will require the successful applicant to work a shift pattern 24/7 across 7 days.

We are so delighted you are considering coming to work with us at Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (CNTW).

We know the power of looking into an organisation, one you might want to work in, or one where you are going to get help, and being able to say, 'I've seen somewhere I can fit in and be myself.' We're on a journey to make the Trust an inclusive employer, representative of the community we serve and we want more of our community to consider applying for jobs with us.
Opportunities for you
Spanning east to west coasts from Northumberland to Cumbria and from the Scottish Borders down to Middlesbrough we've got exciting new opportunities available at every level and in every area.
We offer flexible working, helping work fit around family and caring responsibilities, or training and development needs and there's lots on offer in the way of benefits, such as, lease cars, childcare schemes, staff discounts, season tickets for travel and a cycle to work scheme. All this in a vibrant workplace supported by the following staff networks.
+ Cultural diversity staff network
+ Disabled staff network
+ LGBT+ staff network
We also have a number of staff support groups which are open to any staff to attend. These Include:
+ Armed Forces and Veterans Staff Association
+ Mind, Health and Wellbeing Community
+ Menopause toolkit and cafes and staff carer support group
We offer fantastic personal development opportunities through our Collective Leadership Programme and other Organisational Development initiatives. Whatever you are looking for, you will be joining a supportive, friendly team, offering varied and interesting roles, with opportunities for career progression.
Always improving
CNTW is regulated by the national healthcare regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Our last two inspections have rated us as an outstanding organisation. We're always seeking to improve as an organisation. Do you want to be part of that?