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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/08/2021.

Commissioning Support Nurse

Job Reference: 877-CSU-3003955-D

Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit
Community Health Services
St Johns House, Leicester
£24,907 - £30,615 pa

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Nurse to join a dynamic team of nurses that provide commissioning services for people with complex care needs who are eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare funding or NHS-funded nursing care. This is an exciting opportunity for career development and an ideal chance to enhance and utilise your clinical skills. You will need to be a highly motivated individual looking for a new challenge and should enjoy coordinating and communicating with a wide range of people. The candidate should have knowledge of the NHS Framework for Continuing Healthcare.

The successful candidate will provide specialist nursing assessment and review for adults and older people presenting with long-term care needs who may be eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare, NHS-funded nursing care and jointly funded packages of care in line with the NHS Framework for Continuing Healthcare.

Experience of undertaking assessments, and working with patients, families and carers is essential. The CHC team are responsible for the assessment and review of people who reside in nursing care homes and the clinical commissioning of packages of care for people with continuing healthcare needs who reside in their own homes.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Julie Nester - Clinical Team Leader - - 0121 6110291


In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the closing date. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible.

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Additional information relating to the role can be found in the Job Description below. Please note that candidates will be shortlisted against the criteria outlined within the Person Specification (also below), therefore, to avoid disappointment please ensure you meet the requirements of the role before applying and that you are able to demonstrate these requirements throughout your application form.

If there is a salary range and band displayed on this post the salary is determined in line with the national Agenda for Change Terms and Conditions of Service. Please Note that new entrants to the NHS will normally commence on the first paypoint of the relevant band. If this is not clearly visible on the advert the salary for this role is not Agenda for Change.

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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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