Bank Band 5 Community Nurse
|Posting date:||04 June 2019|
|Additional salary information:||£24,214 - £30,112 + 5% HCA per annum, pro rata|
|Closing date:||16 August 2019|
|Location:||West Byfleet/Goldsworth, KT14 6DH|
We have an exciting opportunity to join the Woking Community Nursing Team as a bank Band 5 Community nurse. Our dedicated team are based in the Woking locality covering St Johns, Goldsworth Park and West Byfleet and provide a 7 day (9am to 5pm) service including weekends and bank holidays. The post holder would be expected to visit clients in their own home as well as care homes and work closely with the wider community MDT, family and carer’s to deliver high quality individualised care. There are excellent opportunities for training and the team has experienced nurse’s and a Team Leader’s who will ensure that you have the necessary support for your personal development.
The skills required for Community Nursing include complex wound management, palliative care and end of life care, medicines management, IV drug administration as well as having a high standard of holistic assessment and care planning skills.
If you are looking for a change and want to work more autonomously in a challenging environment, with opportunities for further career development then the community could be for you.
The community nurses work closely with members of the wider multi-disciplinary teams including local Hospices, Complex Care Nurses, Health and Social Care Coordinators, Specialist Nurses and Therapist colleagues.