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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 23/07/2021.

Community Staff Nurse (Band 5)

Job Reference: 376-NLCCG-016

Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
CCG NL School Nursing
£24,907 to £30,615 pa

Community Staff Nurse Band 5

Area of Work: North Lincolnshire 0-19 (25 SEND) Health and Wellbeing Service

Department: Children’s Care Group

Location: North Lincolnshire

Working Pattern: 1 full time permanent, 2 full time fixed term for one year

Please note this post is based in North Lincolnshire.

The community staff nurse will work as part of an integrated team contributing to the family health needs assessment when working with families, children and young people age 0-19 years and up to 25 for young people with SEND. The post holder will work in partnership with the family and other agencies to develop, implement and evaluate packages of care on an individual basis and with groups.

Why Work in North Lincolnshire?

  • Innovation- the 0-19 Health and Wellbeing service is at the forefront of service redesign in Health Visiting and School Nursing. Innovation is high on the agenda, you will receive encouragement to innovate, push boundaries and gain real job satisfaction.
  • Quality- the RDaSH Children’s Services have recently been rated as outstanding by CQC and strive to continue to facilitate high quality, measurable practice.
  • Training- Opportunity to access valuable training delivered across.
  • Development- The service offers a robust Preceptorship package and peer support groups.
  • Aspirational- Professional development is provided to support your career aspirations and role development.
  • Support- An embedded clinical supervision policy is utilised effectively in practice.
  • Technology-Innovative technology package and agile working to support positive work life balance.
  • Multi-Disciplinary-Practical support from an experienced skills mix workforce.

What do we expect in return?

  • Passion - for improving the health and wellbeing of our children and families.
  • Enthusiasm- to embrace challenge and change.
  • Commitment- to engage in Building Community Capacity.
  • Resilience- when working with complex families and situations.
  • Leadership- and confidence to ensure the effective delivery of services to the Children and Families if North Lincolnshire.

Applications are welcomed from Registered Nurses who are proactive and enthusiastic with excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.

For additional information please contact Sally Birrell – School Nursing Team Leader Tel: 07766 368365 or email

interviews are to be conducted via Micro Soft Teams on 12th August 2021

We reserve the right to close down this advert early should there be a high number of applicants.


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Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust is committed to our responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk as outlined in Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015 and Care Act 2014.

We are committed to recruiting candidates who share the commitment to safeguarding, and therefore we apply robust recruitment and selection procedures to ensure that the people selected are right for the job, and that all candidates are appropriately screened prior to appointment and periodically during their employment

DBS disclosures are mandatory before commencement of employment within the Trust. Therefore, if you are in a position that is deemed a regulated adult and/or child care role, you will not be able to start your employment until we have received a satisfactory DBS clearance.

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The Trust is committed to equal opportunities in employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community in order to maintain a workforce as diverse as the population it serves.

The first 6 months of employment with the Trust will be a probationary period which may be extended by the Trust for a further 6 months.

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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