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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/02/2021.

Registered Nurse - Community

Job Reference: 383-ACC-2068-21

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Community Nursing
Killamarsh Clinic, Killamarsh
£24,907 - £30,615 pa

Want to make a real difference and have a truly rewarding career? Join 'Team Derbyshire Healthcare' and become part of a talented, compassionate and enthusiastic workforce committed to a vision of ‘making a positive difference in people's lives’.

We’ve been rated ‘good’ overall by the CQC, with some outstanding services. The CQC commented at our most recent inspection on how our colleagues “treated patients with compassion and kindness” and “felt positive and proud about working for the trust.”

Equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of Derbyshire Healthcare and our Chief Executive, Ifti Majid, is a national advocate on these issues. We are actively seeking to increase diversity in our workforce through our recruitment activities. Selection will be on the basis of merit and we are committed to the principles of positive action, to address any imbalances of opportunity.

We are committed to ensuring that all Trust colleagues can work safely during the current Coronavirus crisis. As part of this, the Trust is reviewing job roles in relation to COVID-19 national guidance, in terms of home working, flexibility and safe practice, to ensure positive working environments for staff and the best quality services for patients. Please note that this post may be subject to adjustments in line with COVID-19 national guidance.

Killamarsh Community Mental Health Team has a vacancy for an enthusiastic Registered Nurse with an interest in recovery, collaborative working and community-based practice.

We aim to provide a comprehensive, multi-professional service that continues to improve and develop services that promote recovery and wellbeing.

The post primarily undertakes the role of Care Co-ordinator and Lead Professional for people who are experiencing a diverse range of mental illnesses.

The post involves providing comprehensive evidence-based assessment and treatment using a range of appropriate individual interventions.

You will need a thorough knowledge of the Care Programme Approach and be able to demonstrate expertise in safety planning and able to manage working autonomously in a community setting.

You will need to demonstrate expertise around NMC Nurse Competencies.

You will need to have excellent communication skills and be able to operate as an integrated member of the multi-disciplinary team whilst maintaining a person-centred focus.

The ability to transport yourself and service users across a wide geographical area without compromising service needs is essential.

You will need to be able to work within and as part of an experienced, friendly and committed team.

This is a great development opportunity for existing band 5 nurses or newly-qualified nurses to gain experience within a community setting and develop new skills.

To support your continued professional development you will receive regular supervision both individual and group from senior colleagues and from your service manager to support you with your caseload.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Matthew Tacey Job title: Service Manager Email address: Telephone number: 0300 123 3370

This job may close early if a large number of applications are received. You are advised to submit your application as early as possible to avoid missing your chance to apply.

Please ensure you regularly check the email account (including JUNK MAIL folders) that you use to submit your application, as any further communication regarding your application will be sent electronically.

Applications submitted via NHS Jobs will be imported into the Derbyshire Healthcare recruitment system provided by Trac systems. All information you receive about your application will be generated from the Trac recruitment system and you will not be able to track the progress of your application via NHS Jobs, or send/receive messages via NHS Jobs.

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.


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DBS Check
The cost of undertaking a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) disclosure will be met by the individual. The Trust will meet the initial costs of the disclosure which will be deducted from your first month’s salary. The current price of a standard check is £23 and an enhanced check is £40.

We are obliged to check employment history for at least the past 3 years for successful candidates. Please ensure that the referees you provide us cover at least the past 3 years of your employment/training.



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.

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