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Head of Nursing and Compliance (Mental Health/LD Nurse)

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  • Job reference: HQ00092397
    £61503.00 - £69244.50 per annum
    Learning Disability Nursing, Mental Health Nursing


    Sanctuary Health has a permanent job vacancy for a Head of Nursing and Compliance (RMN/RNLD) to work in Taplow.

    The salary for this permanent Head of Nursing role is £61,503 - £69,244.50 per annum.

    Job purpose:
    - Work with the multi-disciplinary leadership team in developing and delivering a service of the highest quality to patients and their families.
    - Lead and manage the nursing and care staff to ensure patients receive care that is safe, effective, responsive, caring and well led.
    - Lead and continually improve quality across the hospital, ensuring it is embedded as day-to-day responsibility of all members of staff

    - To promote a culture of openness and responsiveness, a philosophy of person-centred care and recovery, and an ethos of positive learning from incident within a high performing service.
    - To lead the governance agenda on behalf of the Hospital Director, to ensure compliance with all external and corporate quality agendas and regulators for leading and advancing clinical nursing practice in hospital.
    - Lead the development of an on-going quality improvement plan that encompasses the Company's values, quality priorities, and staff and patient views.
    - Actively promote, develop and secure a quality improvement culture by improving knowledge and understanding of managers and staff through effective training and staff engagement programmes.
    - Communicate effectively on a wide range of matters, including highly complex and sensitive advice with patients, families and the multi-disciplinary team and external professionals to ensure an open and transparent culture.
    - To be responsible for maintaining information held on the Datix database ensuring that the information is accurate and up to date.
    - To ensure that serious incidents and RIDDOR reportable incidents are validated and recorded accurately and are investigated according to local processes where appropriate.
    - To lead on the proposal, development and review of patient and quality and safety related procedures.
    - Responsibility to maintain continuous professional development in order to meet requirements of professional registration.

    - Hold current NMC PIN registration and adhere to the NMC Codes of Conduct.
    - Recent UK Head of nursing experience

    Apply today:
    This Head of Nursing role is advertised by Vitor Rosado; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

    Reasonable Adjustments:
    If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity.

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