Community Practitioner (Clinic)

Location
Crawley
Salary
£23,023 - £29,806 pro rata
Posted
03 Oct 2018
Closes
15 Oct 2018
Ref
150-AD2995-CEN-A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 5

The Planned Treatment Centre is a nurse-led service in a clinic environment caring for mobile patients who need all types of wound care. The postholder will be a nurse with a wide range of clinical competencies.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a community nurse to play a key role in providing a range of nursing skills to patients with a variety of complex and non-complex needs both proactively and responsively.

The Community Practitioner is responsible for working without direct supervision primarily in a clinic, but may be required to work in a number of community settings, following the nursing process and delivering appropriate nursing care to patients on the caseload. The postholder will also be an information resource for patients and colleagues and work collaboratively with our health and social care partners.

The Planned Treatment Centre works closely with Communities of Practice, which are multidisciplinary teams formed of community nursing and proactive care. Communities of Practice are town-based core elements of a wider system responsible for co-ordinating care delivery to patients on the caseload. Care is organised around individual's identified needs through collaborative working by service providers.

If you are patient centred, committed to delivering high quality care, have excellent clinical and communication skills, a “can do” attitude and a desire to be the best then this is the job for you.

In return we can offer you:

  • Flexible working patterns
  • Supportive learning environment
  • Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Commitment to and support for your wellbeing
  • NHS Pension Scheme
  • NHS discount and salary sacrifice schemes, including childcare vouchers

If you are passionate about making a difference and want to contribute to an Organisation which is continuously striving to achieve excellence then we would love to hear from you.

Applicant requirements You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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