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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/05/2021.

Nursing Associate or Assistant Practitioner

Job Reference: 150-EG5179-WST-E

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Community Nursing
The Quadrant, Lancing
£21,892-£24,157 pa (pro rata)

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

  • Over 5,000 full and part time staff, with 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
  • Flexible working patterns offered across our services
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief staff networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Nursing Associate or Assistant Practitioner - 22.5 hours per week

We have an exciting opportunity to offer a motivated individual interested in working with the Lancing Primary Care Network (PCN) Community team.

We are looking for a Band 4 Registered Nursing Associate or Assistant Practitioner, who will work independently with the guidance and direction of the Registered Nurses, to support and deliver a range of clinical activities in line with patients' individual care and treatment plans. The role will include participating in audit, and supporting Healthcare Assistants and student nurses on placements within the team.

A willingness to develop new skills and embrace change is expected. The post holder will need to be able to work autonomously, and demonstrate initiative with sound clinical knowledge and judgement.

Applicants must have excellent clinical, communication and team-working skills, along with a driving licence and the use of a car for work purposes. Experience of working in the community would be an advantage.

We offer a comprehensive induction programme, and excellent ongoing professional development opportunities.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Karin Morris - Team Lead

07717 815703

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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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