Main Job Duties
To have responsibility for the management and allocation of duties to care and support staff in the Home during the course of shift.
To co-ordinate, direct and supervise the duties of the Care Assistants, working alongside them to ensure the performance of informed, safe practices and efficiency, and to report to the Senior Nurse/ Deputy Matron/Manager any concerns.
To support the (Senior Nurse/ Home Manager) within the Home / Unit in providing leadership to the care team and effective 24hr management of the Home within the available resources. The post holder will have a key responsibility for the quality of nursing assessment, care planning, implementation and evaluation and associated care staff training issues to ensure that at all times residents receive an excellent standard of care.
Take responsibility for the safeguarding of adults, and follow Ascot Care’s safeguarding/whistle blowing policy as required.