Night Nurse Coordinator

Elysium Healthcare
Competitive salary
26 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
Role Type
Start Date
re you a Registered Nurse looking to move your career forward? If so, join the team at Farmfield Hospital as a Night Nurse Coordinator and be a valued member of the team.

Working 37.5 hours a week between 7pm - 7:30am, you will join the multidisciplinary team atFarmfield Hospital, which is a large purpose-built medium-secure service with good facilities. Working alongside a multidisciplinary team, you will provide care and support for adult men 18+ with a forensic background and enduring mental health illnesses such as personality disorder, substance misuse issues and behaviours that challenge.

As a Night Nurse Coordinator, you will manage and direct the delivery of clinical services during the nights. This will see ensuring services comply with regulations and quality standards, supporting the team on the wards and promoting and empowering quality care.

You will be responsible for overseeing observation levels and sheets, ensuring the paperwork is signed dated and correctly and daily Journals Ward Reports are completed and taken to reception for Ward Managers.

Reporting to the Clinical Service Manager, you will be a valued member of the team, where you will be supported to reach your career goals. You will have access to a variety of training course, this is more than a job for now, it's a job for life.

Your responsibilities
  • Audit DLM/CD books weekly.
  • Audit medication charts to ensure they have been completed correctly.
  • To undertake the key count and to sign as per procedure at the beginning of the evening shift
  • To obtain a full handover from the day coordinator at the beginning of the shift and to hand it over to the following day coordinator
  • To closely manage staff allocation, redeployments and daily numbers on the ward and additional use of premium rate staff to ensure the budget is tightly controlled and effectively managed
  • To ensure that all shifts are covered throughout the hospital for the following day and to contact the on-call manager if authorisation is required for agency staff
  • Overseeing acute admissions out of hours.

Things that you will have
  • Registered NMC Nurse with RMN/RNLD Qualification
  • Relevant Clinical Experience in a similar environment
  • Proven track record of leadership skills
  • First level nurse with evidence of professional development, relevant skills and knowledge
  • Awareness of the wider Healthcare economy and political environment.

What you will get
  • Annual salary of £43,000
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave pro rata - plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
  • Flexible working opportunities

There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

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