Senior Community Nurse

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - More jobs by this advertiser

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the recruitment of a Senior Community Nurse within an integrated Central West Neighbourhood Team in Blackpool. This appealing role will enable the successful person to support the integrated leadership and management of staff and the caseload within the community to meet the needs of the population.

We are looking for the successful candidate to be able to:

  • assess, plan, implement and evaluate care for a defined caseload
  • ensure that the care needs of the caseload are met by effective management and appropriate delegation of work to other members of the team
  • work in partnership with the primary health care team and liaise and cooperate with everyone involved in holistic patient care.
  • be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge, advanced analytical and practical skills, and the ability to communicate in a non-judgemental, empathetic way with patients, carers and other professionals.
  • Provide clinical supervision to junior staff and support staff development

Interested applicants will need to be registered nurses who have relevant nursing qualifications to degree level, specialist post registration education and leadership training or equivalent experience.

The post holder will need to have good communication skills both written and verbal, have evidence of ongoing professional development and be able to work independently. 

If you would like to work in a forward thinking area where your opinions and clinical judgements are valued, then this could be the job for you.

We can offer you support and training to consolidate your skills and enable you to continue to develop.

A flexible, professional approach is essential to the role.

A car driver with use of a vehicle is also essential.

When applying for this position, it is essential that you read the job description and person specification.  Please use the supporting information space to demonstrate your ability to undertake this role, drawing on your skills, knowledge and experience.

Please note, people reviewing your application will be seeking evidence that you meet the essential criteria of the person specification.

In line with the Department of Health guidelines, the Trust operates a strict smoke free policy.

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Blackpool, Lancashire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1253 957001

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8 February 2020
Location: United Kingdom Lancashire Blackpool
Salary: £30,401 - £37,267 GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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