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Clinical Development Nurse (RGN) - Oxfordshire

Badgeworth Court Care Centre, Badgeworth, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 4UL

  • Pay: £40,000.00 per annum
  • Hours: 40.00
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 5th April 2023
  • Expires: 29th June 2023

We're looking for a Clinical Development Nurse to lead, support and continuously improve clinical governance and quality of care for our residents. This opportunity will oversee nursing homes in Oxfordshire - Witney, Chipping Norton, Tewkesbury, Wiltshire and Cheltenham.

This role would suit an individual with practice nursing experience as strong and up-to-date clinical practice is essential. As an RGN, you will have extensive experience of residents/patient care and be extremely confident in managing chronic diseases (diabetes or asthma) & wound dressings.

In this role, you’ll review and support the performance of every home in your region to ensure its performing to the highest clinical standards. Every month, you’ll review the clinical governance database and our KPIs and analyse the results. You will then identify practical strategies to make sure we’re meeting each and every regulation – and improving the care we deliver, too.

Working closely with the Regional Director, improvement specialists and senior clinical staff in each home, you’ll plan and help implement key actions to address any issues and keep improving standards month in, month out. Whether you’re organising new training, helping attract key senior clinical staff, or delivering clinical investigations, your leadership skills and passion for delivering the best will shine through.

To join us, you’ll need to be equipped with a current NMC registration, RN (General) and evidence of continued professional development. An experienced nurse, you’ve worked in a care home environment, and as a clinical mentor, including supporting newly-qualified nurses. You also have a strong understanding of current regulatory requirements. Combining a sharp analytical mind with the ability to share knowledge, build relationships, and deliver on your action plans, your leadership will deliver impressive results.

In return, you’ll receive one of the best reward packages in the care sector. As well as a competitive salary, this role offers a Company Car, Mobile phone & laptop. In addition to;
• Free learning and development
• Retail discounts
• Leisure savings
• Holiday and travel discounts
• Mentor bonus scheme
• Offer to pay Skilled Worker visa application fee for eligible nurses*

If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.

*Terms and conditions apply.
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Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.