Band 5 IV Therapy nurse
The Brighton & Hove Community IV Therapy Service have an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic RN to join our team. Our nurses are experts in the delivery of IV medication and in the management of patients with Venous Access Devices. The service supports hospital discharges for patients requiring IV therapy treatments in the community and facilitates GP referrals to avoid hospital admissions.
You will form part of our small, friendly team based in Brighton covering from Saltdean to Portslade. As well as delivering IV therapy to patients in their own homes you will also be working in our designated IV clinics at various locations within our region.
We are looking for a dynamic nurse with experience in IV administration, excellent communication skills, an aptitude for caseload and time management, and a desire to deliver the best service possible for our patients. In return for your dedication, we can offer comprehensive support and training in this community nursing specialty. SCFT offers excellent professional development opportunities and post-registration education, and where talent is identified, career coaching is offered.
You will need a UK Driving License and use of a car for business purposes.
Staff who work for Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust and are at risk of redundancy will be given priority consideration for this vacancy.
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.