Community Link Nurse | Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 20 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £32,306 - £39,027 pro rata pa
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 20 October 2021
Location: Brundall, NR13 5RP
Company: Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3498492/839-3498492-GP

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Band 6 Community Link Nurse in NN4 (30 hrs) 9 month secondment.

We are looking for an experienced registered nurse to join our dedicated and highly professional team of nurses working across the Brundall and Wroxham areas.

This secondment will offer the opportunity for development and understanding of the role of the Band 6 Community Link Nurse, whilst working in a caring and supportive team.

You will be responsible for the assessment and treatment of complex patients with a wide variety of health needs of acute or chronic presentation, visiting them within their own homes, care homes, the travelling community and in clinics. We are looking for a nurse who is committed to delivering high standards of care. You will supervise Band 5 Community Nurses and other members of the nursing team, and work closely with the therapy staff to assist the patient to achieve maximal function and independence. In addition, you will support the Clinical Lead Nurse with managerial responsibilities.

You will need effective communication skills and must be prepared to work flexibly and collaboratively to meet the needs of the service. It is essential to have evidence of professional competencies and have the ability to apply your knowledge and skills to clinical practice. A sound understanding and knowledge of the current drive to transform community services is an essential requirement.

Norfolk Community Health and Care is going through organisational development and you will be expected to contribute to service and quality development of the domiciliary service, such as new ways of working and clinical audits. You will receive support and development through in-service training, regular appraisals, a personal development plan and clinical supervision.

Apply now to join an organisation that has been awarded an ‘Outstanding’ rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the highest possible rating and the first stand-alone NHS community trust in the country to be awarded the title.

If this post excites you, and you are looking to improve your quality of life working in rural Norfolk as part of this role we look forward to your application. If you wish to discuss any aspects please contact Laura Palmer, Clinical Operations Manager, 07827 282682.

This advert closes on Sunday 10 Oct 2021

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