District Nurse / Community Sister

Location
Steyning
Salary
£26,565- £35,577 pro rata per annum
Posted
07 Apr 2018
Closes
17 Apr 2018
Ref
150-EM2533-WST-A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 6

An exciting opportunity to work as part of the multi professional team within the Community, co-ordinating and delegating individual patient care by working across boundaries within Secondary and Social Care settings. The role is that of a caseload holder, providing clinical case management for patients with complexities of health needs who are at risk of deterioration that may result in declining quality of life, avoidable hospital admissions or an unnecessary length of stay. The role includes assessment, diagnosis, treatment and/or appropriate referral in collaboration with other agencies to ensure care co-ordination and includes being the named key link for individual practice/s. As a Community Sister/District Nurse you will provide leadership and mentorship to other more junior members of the team, and have delegated responsibility for a team of nursing professionals.

Applicant requirements You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.