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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/02/2021.

Night Nursing Team Lead

Job Reference: 824-SOUTH-8521-C

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Merton Civic Centre, London
£43,712 - £49,325 PA inc. HCAS - Pro-rata

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster and Hertfordshire - Watford, St Albans, Potters Bar, Hemel Hempstead, Harpenden.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

If you are an experienced Community Nurse looking for a rewarding career move where you can make a difference, then we an exciting opportunity for you to lead our Night Nursing Team!

London Borough of Merton Community Adult Health Service have a vacancy within their night nursing service and wish to recruit a committed, forward thinking and enthusiastic Band 7 nurse with energy, self-motivation and drive to lead our night service which operates from 6.30pm to 7am. Hours of working will be 30 hours per week with a combination of management time and clinical work.

So, what do you need to join a team that works well together to provide care to people within the London Borough of Merton?

  • To be an Experienced Registered General Nurse with ideally a specialist Practitioner Course in District Nursing or equivalent stand alone modules/experience.
  • Evidence of recent post-registration nursing experience within the Community setting.
  • Experience of undertaking comprehensive health needs assessments and writing care plans.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong leadership skills
  • To be a car owner and driver. Car leasing is available through NHS lease plan if you have a current clean driving license (less than 6points).

The person specification for the role fully outlines the knowledge, experience and skills you need to fully undertake this role

Why join CLCH?

As a specialist in the provision of community services we have been assessed as 'good' by the CQC and as an organization we have been awarded on the top 120 places to work by the HSJ and Nursing Times.
We have a range of employee benefits including the ability to support you with your housing needs through a rental deposit loan scheme.

Our service offers an educationally focused environment which will allow you to professionally grow and develop a repertoire of clinical skills and theoretical knowledge through work based education and formal qualifications.
A clear career structure with more senior clinical roles

Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BME and LGBT networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

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

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