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Practice Development Nurse

Practice Development Nurse

£58,127 - £61,774 per annum

Permanent, Full-time 37.5 hours per week

Ref: SOJ10506

Opportunity has arisen to appoint an experienced, creative and innovative practice development nurse, to join a team of community learning disability practitioners. We are looking for a learning disability nurse who can influence and shape learning disability provision at an exciting time of change within the island of Jersey.

The successful post holder will be required to support the service in developing and supporting a culture of learning and development in order to deliver the core values, corporate and service specific agenda’s in order to deliver high quality service user outcomes.

The successful candidate will have an established track record as a senior healthcare practitioner, be an outstanding communicator, confident teacher, understand and support the management of change and be able to provide a comprehensive portfolio of support initiatives to enable individuals and teams to be empowered to promote best practice initiatives.

This is an exciting time in Jersey as we currently undergo significant change in order to meet the future healthcare demands of our island community. The successful individual must have an understanding of contemporary learning disability nursing in order to support the development of the Jersey Care Model. The post holder will be proficient in a variety of methods to support all staff including those following accredited training and education programmes. This will also include preregistration students and post qualification practitioners undergoing preceptorship programmes.

For informal enquiries, please initially contact Robert Gardner on

As an inclusive employer we will create opportunities for flexible working to attract and retain talent which reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. We welcome applications for working flexible hours, part-time working and job sharing.

Closing date: 16 September 2021.

Practice Development Nurse

Jersey Health and Social Services
£58,127 - £61,774 per annum

Published on 15 Sep 2021

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