Registered Charge Nurse

Registered Charge Nurse Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Registered Charge Nurse to join our team.


  • In the absence of the Home Manager to delegate daily workload, ensuring efficient and cost effective use of manpower;
  • To supervise and support junior staff where appropriate through effective leadership;
  • To provide a safe and healthy environment for residents, staff and visitors;
  • To promote the highest standards of Nursing care within the home;
  • To set a good example at all times in respect of dress, manner, hygiene and behaviour;
  • To maintain correctly written records and individual care plans as required by the company and statutory bodies.


  • Being able to deal with a variety of complex issues and respond appropriately;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills especially report writing, and care planning;
  • Time management, prioritisation of workload for self and greater team;
  • The ability to problem solve and manage a diverse range of situations effectively within a nursing home setting;
  • Ability to provide advice and guidance to internal staff, residents and their relatives in a sensitive manner;
  • Experience of working with elderly people with dementia delivering clinical support in this area.

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