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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/06/2021.

Community Nurse - School Nursing

Job Reference: 824-CHD-5771

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Community Nursing
L5 Brent School Nursing, Middlesex
£28,691 - £35,207 PA inc. HCAS

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.

Are you a qualified nurse or currently studying to be a nurse?

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join one of our forward thinking and innovative integrated 0-19 Universal teams in Brent.

Do you want to make a difference and be part of further developing our service?


Central London Community Healthcare is seeking to recruit a highly motivated and innovative practitioner to join the School Nursing Service in Brent. The practitioner must be a Registered Nurse or about to complete the Nursing Training.

The School Nursing service comprises of skill mix teams that are structured to deliver core and targeted health input through the Healthy Child Programme to all school aged children and their families.

The applicant should demonstrate an interest in working in the community as part of a wider team.

In addition, they should have a strong public health focus and be fully committed to improving the health and wellbeing of our diverse school aged population.

Applicants are required to also have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work in partnership with other teams and agencies, excellent communication skills and a passion for working with children and families. Moreover, you will be reliable and have an ability for caseload management and a willingness to support change in the service delivery. You will have the ability to work both autonomously and as part of an integrated skill mix team.

Applicants must show an awareness of the Public Health role of the Community Staff Nurse.

In turn, we offer excellent professional development opportunities such as a Preceptorship Programme for newly qualified Nurses along with formal clinical and safeguarding supervision and annual appraisal.

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 BAME and LGBTQI 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 (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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