District Nurse

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Band 6 £25,783 - £34,530
23 Jan 2014
26 Jan 2014
Nursing Field
Community Care, Hospital
District Nurse

District Nurse

BAND 6 £25, 783 - £34,530 per annum (pro rata for part time)

37.5 per week


Newark Health Centre

Ref: 186-005-H13-NE-CH

In conjunction with our clinical commissioning group, Newark & Sherwood has transformed its adult community services into 3 integrated teams and requires an enthusiastic and dynamic District Nurse to join us based at Newark Health Centre. You will be responsible for providing leadership and support to the integrated team and will be an integral part of embedding new service changes within the team and locality.

You must have a BSc (Hons) in Specialist Community Nursing Practice and have significant community experience with the ability to motivate yourself and others.

It is essential you have effective leadership skills and be committed to supporting integrated ways of working.

You must be able to maintain the highest standards of quality care for your patients.

You will be expected to manage a caseload of complex, high risk and supported self care patients. The successful candidate will therefore demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to manage and lead change within the community.

You will need to work autonomously within a multidisciplinary environment and be politically aware of service developments. You will be flexible, reliable and approachable.

Health Partnerships will support personal / professional development through annual personal development review and clinical supervision. In house training, Induction and mentorship support is also available.

It is a requirement for this post that you possess a full driving licence and the ability

to travel between locations.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact or Jo Ranjaya 07964206945

or Lisa Mercer on 07823535968.

Closing Date: 26th January 2014.

Please apply online using the NHS Jobs website - www.jobs.nhs.uk If you do not have access to the internet, please contact Human Resources on 0115 969 1300 ext. 14258.

Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust – County Health Partnerships is committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. (Please note successful candidates will be required to carry out a Criminal Records Bureau check.)

Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust – County Health Partnerships reserves the right to close this post at any time. Please note we are unable to accept CV’s as part of an application.

The Trust believes in treating everyone with dignity and respect and encourages

applications from all sectors of the community. We guarantee an interview to

candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum essential criteria.

We positively encourage people who have experienced mental health problems

to apply for a role within the Trust.