Community IV Staff Nurse

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

We are seeking an innovative enthusiastic nurse, ideally with a background in nursing acutely unwell patients who require Intravenous Therapy; to work within our Community IV Therapy Team across the Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde Coast Locality.

The service supports the Trust’s Unscheduled Care Agenda providing an alternative pathway that will treat people at home or in a clinic setting in order to reduce unnecessary hospital admissions and facilitate early safe discharge.

This is an opportunity to work in a team that will collaborate with both Primary and Secondary Care Providers to provide suitable patients with Intravenous Therapy in the community

As a Staff Nurse you will assist in the delivery of nursing care for patients in their own home or clinic setting. This post requires a proactive individual with excellent clinical knowledge of a variety of conditions requiring Intravenous therapy.

NMC Level 1 Registration (Adult Branch) and car driver essential, IV Drug administration and Cannulation experience essential, full training will be offered to alternative access devices, blood transfusion experience desirable. DBS  clearance required.

Please note that the hours and work pattern of these posts will be discussed with successful applicants, and appropriate arrangements made. Informal discussion is encouraged. We are happy to discuss part time opportunities to meet the needs of the service.

When applying for this position, it is essential that you read the Indicative 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.

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Blackpool, Lancashire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1253 957001

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2 June 2020
Location: United Kingdom Lancashire Blackpool
Salary: £24,907 - £30,615 pa 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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