Community Sister

03 Jan 2019
15 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 6

Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you an existing Band 6 or a Senior Band 5 looking for a progression to build on your learning in the Community?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Community Sister role in a multi professional team within the Community environment. this includes co-ordinating and delegating individual patient care by working across boundaries within Secondary and Social Care settings. The role is that of a caseload holder, providing clinical case management for patients with complexities of health needs who are at risk of deterioration that may result in declining quality of life, avoidable hospital admissions or an unnecessary length of stay.

The role includes using your clinical skills for assessment, diagnosis, treatment and/or appropriate referral in collaboration with other agencies to ensure care co-ordination and includes being the named key link for individual GP practice/s. As an experienced clinician you will provide leadership and mentorship to other more junior members of the team, and have delegated responsibility for a team of nursing professionals.

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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