Intensive Care Nurse - SPEC - Somerset

Up to £40 ph
05 Dec 2012
19 Dec 2012
Job Type

Currently we have terrific opportunities for keen, energetic, self motivated Adult ITU nurses s to work within one of our complex care packages in the community.

Job requirements 

• The adult ITU nurse will provide complete patient centred care within a home setting

• Planning, delivering and implementing the agreed plan of care

• Maintain accurate records and discuss updating care plans as necessary

• Work to a monthly rota

Necessary skills 

• You must be RGN with a minimum of 12 months UK based health care experience within the last three years. 

• Current NMC registration

• Whilst previous community experience is not essential the RGN must be confident as a lone worker

• Applicants should be friendly, an excellent communicator and self-motivated with a keen interest in community based nursing

• Tracheostomy and Ventilator experience essential 

Desirable skills

• Full UK driving licence and assess to a vehicle for work purposes


• Thornbury Community Services provides 24 hr on call support from a registered nurse

• Highly competitive pay rates and travel allowance of 25p per mile. We will also reimburse up to £40 (per trip) if you use public transport

• Bonus and incentive schemes available

• Option to join stakeholder pension scheme

• Holiday pay paid on every shift

• Easily accessible mandatory training updates

• Regular team meetings to ensure you are up-to-date with changes within the package

Thornbury Community Services currently have a wide variety of opportunities available so please feel free to contact us regarding this or any of our exiting opportunities on 0845 120 5280 or email