Community Nurse - Learning Disability

Job details
Posting date: 22 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £32,306 - £39,027 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 22 October 2021
Location: Alnwick, NE66 2ER
Company: Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3464682/319-3464682MH

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A Vacancy at Northumbria Healthcare - NHCT Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the community learning disability team as a band 6 case holder who will hold complex casework and mentor students supporting health and social care colleagues in managing mental health, challenging behaviour and physical care in North Learning Disabilities team.

The post holder will have continuing responsibility for the management of an individual caseload within the defined clinical area – including liaison where appropriate with other agencies, budget holders and the provision of specialist advice with in this clinical area.

The successful candidate will also be responsible for more complex challenging client work and manage/co-ordinate interventions as required including substance misuse, suicide and depression.

We manage three major locality hospitals at North Tyneside, Wansbeck and Hexham, plus a number of smaller community hospitals and clinics from Tynemouth to Berwick on Tweed, covering one of the largest geographical areas of any NHS trust in the country. Leading in innovation and quality – opening a state of the art Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, the first of its kind in England. Do you want to work in one of the best performing NHS organisations in England? Work in an organisation that supports its staff and focuses on staff experience as much as it does the experience of its patients? You can live and breathe in an area that has the cleanest air, cost effective living, great nightlife, some of the best schools with a wealth of history available on your doorstep. Sound too good to be true? Well it isn’t, this is what you get when you work for Northumbria Healthcare, this is the Northumbria Way! Please read ‘applicant guidance notes’ before submitting your application.

This advert closes on Wednesday 29 Sep 2021

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