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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 28/09/2020.

Tissue Viability Nurse

Job Reference: 150-EG4501-WST-B

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Tissue Viability
Bicentennial Building, Chichster & Worthing West Sussex
£31,365 to £37,890 per annum pro rata

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Tissue Viability Nurse – 22.5 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an innovative and dynamic Registered Nurse to work within our Tissue Viability team in West Sussex.

We are looking for a highly-skilled, motivated and enthusiastic Registered Nurse who has wound management experience and is looking to further develop their skills in this field.

You will be clinically supported by a Band 7 Tissue Viability Nurse Specialist. The responsibilities of the role are primarily clinical but also include staff education and training, clinical audit, and attendance at meetings.

The successful applicant will need to be able to work flexibly and must be a car driver. The post will involve driving so it's essential that you have access to a car.

There are two post equates to 1.4 wte which can be worked flexibly.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sarita Kataria-Julka, Clinical Service Manager

07769 741033,

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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.

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