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Homeless Community Team Manager
£37,921 – £43,822pa (plus LWA £3,332pa)
St Mungo’s Broadway has been awarded over £3.5m by the Department of Health to set up the London Homeless Hospital Discharge Network as the flagship of their Hospital Discharge Fund programme. In partnership with our healthcare provider, Homeless Healthcare Community Interest Company; we aim to develop a service that will become a national centre of excellence.
We are seeking to recruit a Team Manager to lead a team of nurses and support staff to provide this innovative hospital discharge service based in hostels for homeless people. You’ll take a lead role in accepting referrals, and the assessment, treatment and management of clients within this service. Working closely with GP visiting services, Hospitals who refer to us, our hostels and our own psychology and other services; you’ll work to ensure that homeless people get the best possible care and treatment.
To succeed, you’ll be a Registered General Nurse with extensive post registration experience of working in a homeless/mental health/substance misuse setting. You’ll have experience of community nursing and multi-agency working and the ability to lead, manage and enthuse a team of nurses. You’ll also have a working knowledge of Primary and Secondary Care Services and experience of clinical governance / service improvement.
In return, you can look forward to terrific benefits including a pension scheme and a whole range of initiatives to help you maintain a healthy work/life balance. On top of that, we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your skills and career. To find out more and apply please click on the 'Apply Now' button.
Please address the Experience, Qualifications and Knowledge/Skill sections of the person specification when completing the supporting statement of your application.
Closing date: Midday, 9th May 2014