District Nurse (Team Leader)

£25,783 to 34,530
13 Feb 2014
26 Feb 2014
DSN989
Community Care
District Nurse
Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Milton Keynes Community Health Services for a District Nurse to join our service.

We are looking for a dynamic, motivated District Nurse, with strong leadership qualities to lead a team of staff nurses and health care assistants in delivering high quality nursing care to a diverse caseload in the Milton Keynes area.

Community nursing is an innovative service providing nursing care to complex patients in the community. The service promotes a culture of collaboration and joint working with social services, acute services and intermediate care.

Candidates must have a District Nursing Specialist Practitioner Qualification, have excellent assessment and decision making skills, be able to work autonomously and be adaptable, flexible and willing to work and lead within the changing health care environment.

Car driver and use of car essential.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact: Carla Barbato, District Nursing Manager, (01908) 355174.

Closing date: 26th February 2014.

For an application form and job description please visit our website on WWW. MKCHS.NHS.UK or contact the recruitment answerphone on (01908) 243528 quoting the job reference number.

Please do not submit a CV without an application form.We aim to be an equal opportunities employer. Milton Keynes Community Health Services operates a no smoking policy. Single attractive accommodation on site available.