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District Nurse clinical support

Job Reference: 270-TA302-ACS

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Community Nursing
Countywide, Countywide
£37,570 - £43,772 pa pro rata

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Practice Teacher to join the Community Nursing Teams within Northamptonshire Health Foundation NHS Trust. Are you passionate about maintaining excellent patient care through the support and development of newly appointed nurses, return to work practice and other staff as appropriate, working in the community.

You will be a role model and promoter of District and Community Nursing, enthusiastic about learning, with a desire to support , deliver training and challenge nursing staff to develop their clinical skills and competencies through preceptorship, mentoring and coaching.

As both a CQC rated Outstanding organisation and a service just awarded HSJ Trust of the Year we are actively involved both local and national innovative projects around improving quality of care, integrated working with stakeholders and designing new pathways. We’ve invested in mobile working technology to aid staff and we have an extensive program of training and skills development available for staff, actively nominating and encouraging our staff to apply for national awards and recognition, such as Queen’s Nursing Institute, RCN and Nursing Times awards.

Car owner/driver and current driving license essential or access to a car (unless you have a disability as defined by the Equality Act 2010)

For further details / informal visits contact:

Helen Stobart 07701 288 285


NHFT is an integrated primary care and mental health Trust, providing physical, mental health and specialty services in both hospital settings and out in the community. Because we put the person at the centre of all we do, we focus on delivering care that is as easy to access as possible. This means many of our services can be provided at home, work or in schools. We also provide health services to several prisons and detention centres in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire etc.

It is our vision to be a leading provider of outstanding, compassionate care. Our most recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection recognised this with an ‘Outstanding’ rating overall, as well as an ‘Outstanding’ rating for the Caring domain. Applicants will need to demonstrate a commitment to delivering outstanding compassionate care and also commit to the Trust mission statement: Making a difference for you, with you. Our vision, mission and values are all part of the roadmap for all we do

Don’t just take our word for it: In 2018, 72.2% of our staff recommended NHFT as a place to work, the highest score for trusts of our type. We were also honoured to win the Health Service Journal’s coveted Trust of the Year award the same year.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL CORRESPONDENCE FOLLOWING YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE MADE VIA EMAIL AND THE TRAC RECRUITMENT SYSTEM . If you do not hear from us by four weeks after the closing date then you may assume that on this occasion unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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