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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 18/10/2020.

Team Lead

Job Reference: 150-EG4759-WST-A

Employer:
Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Community Nursing
Location:
Zachary Merton Hospital, Rustington
Salary:
£38,890-£44,503 per annum

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

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced healthcare professional to play a key role in developing the Primary Care Network (PCN) Community team in Arun.

PCN Community teams are multidisciplinary teams combining community nursing and proactive care. PCNs are the core element of a wider system responsible for coordinating care delivery to patients on the caseload. Care is organised around individuals' identified needs through collaborative working by service providers.

The Team Lead provides operational day-to-day management and leadership of the team, ensuring service outcomes and performance indicators are met. The post holder will work in partnership other health and social care providers and be the identified link for a specific GP practice population. The post holder will also be responsible for staff management, clinical governance, driving innovative change, and ensuring a high quality service is delivered to our patients.

The post holder will be an experienced healthcare professional with relevant postgraduate qualifications and a management qualification, or be able to work towards these.

If you are patient-centred, committed to delivering high quality care, have excellent clinical and communication skills, then this is the role for you.

In return we can offer you:

  • Flexible working patterns
  • Supportive learning environment
  • Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Commitment to and support for your wellbeing
  • NHS Pension Scheme
  • NHS discounts and salary sacrifice schemes

If you are passionate about making a difference and want to contribute to an organisation which is continuously striving to achieve excellence then we would love to hear from you.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Jenefer Gillam - Clinical Services Manager

jenefer.gillam@nhs.net , 07500 918128




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