Full Time Lead Nurse required for West Yorkshire Town with great transport links


Steph Ward
Our client in this lovely West Yorkshire town are looking for a Lead Nurse to join their small team.

The Lead Nurse role is key to the business ability to provide a high level of clinical standards. As the Team Lead you will ensure that patients are managed as effectively as possible from a nursing perspective, you will support the profitability and further growth of the practice, work enthusiastically with your team and help maintain a happy, efficient working environment whilst providing outstanding patient and client care.

Approximately 95% of the role will be clinical duties, allowing for 5% of your time for admin that comes with the role.

You will work with the Clinical Nursing Manager to help support the identification, prioritisation and implementation of learning, development and CPD for nurses in your team where required. You will ensure all new nurses entering the business are supported to complete their induction and provide effective line management to those in your team including regular feedback to the Clinical Nursing Manager who can ensure mentoring, coaching and development discussions where needed.

It will be necessary to carry out Nurse appraisals if and when required by the Clinical Nursing Manager for those who work as part of your team and participate in external CPD appropriate to your role plus any training in-house, ensuring post-training feedback forms are completed/cascade of relevant information to appropriate team member.

You will need to have at least 1 years post RVN registration experience and be an excellent listener who is pro-active and well organised with the ability to multitask, plan and prioritise effectively in accordance with the business needs. You will need to have an eye for detail and the ability to manage projects through to completion whilst meeting deadlines and targets, and have the ability to remain calm under pressure and make decisions that benefit the whole team and not individuals.

This is a full time role, working a 40 hour week including 1:4 Saturday shifts and would suit those living in Halifax, Bradford, Leeds, Dewsbury, Brighouse and Wakefield as transport links to the practice are excellent.

If this role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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