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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/10/2021.

Community Matron - Advanced Clinical Practitioner

Job Reference: 453-21-3488230

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust
Community Nursing (Adults)
Bradford, base to be confirmed, Bradford
£47,126 - £53,219 £45,753 to £51,668 per annum

Bradford District Care Trust is an award-winning Trust that provides a range of innovative services that have been recognised as best practice nationally. As a provider of care for people of all ages who have mental and/or community health needs we are dedicated to providing a high quality service, close to where people live and as much as possible tailored to an individual’s needs.

The Trust’s purpose is to create connected communities and help people to feel as healthy as they can be at every point in their lives and our vision is to connect people to the best quality care, when and where they need it and be a national role model as an employer and provide our staff with the best place to work.

Everything we do is underpinned by our core values:- We Care, We Listen, We Deliver

We Care - We act with respect and empathy, and always value difference

We Listen - We understand people’s views and respond to their individual needs

We Deliver - We develop and provide excellent services and support our partners

Are you an Advanced clinical practitioner looking for an opportunity to work as a community matron in the community setting . Community matrons work in primary care networks supporting patients in their own homes who have complex health needs . The community matron works closely with the wider community nursing team and GP practices within the PCN .

As part of our service we support and train Advanced clinical practitioners supervised and assessed by community matron colleagues , we are looking for a community matron to work peripatetically across three pcns supporting those community matrons who are working with Advanced clinical practice students , depending on your hours you would spend a minimum of one day in each of the three PCN's team undertaking community matron visits to patients in their own homes .

This is a great opportunity to gain experience across different pcn's meeting a variety of patients with different complex needs .

If you come and Join us we will support you with your development needs we have an excellent leadership and development team to help you aspire to be the best you can be .

Closing date - 3rd October 2021

Shortlisting date - 4th October 2021

Proposed interview date - 13th October 2021

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name :anna Kennedy

Job title :service manager

Email address

Telephone number :07710917063

Additional contact information

Carla Moore clinical service development lead 07860749694

mark lyles

We would welcome applicants with lived experience of providing unpaid care and/or support to a family member or friend with a disability, health condition, frailty, mental health problem, addiction or other health and care needs.

We welcome people from all backgrounds and in particular Bradford District Care Trust is keen to reflect the population we serve, we are currently under represented in terms of black and minority ethnic staff. Applications are encouraged from these groups but it must be stressed that selection will be solely on merit and in accordance with the Trust recruitment policy.

The trust values and support applicants with special educational need and disability (SEND), recognising the Code of Practice and the national strategy for autistic children, young people and adults.

We will consider a variety of flexible working arrangements to enable staff to balance their work and homes lives and support staff by offering a range of benefits including nursery facilities. We are also proud to pledge our support to the Armed Forces and hold a Bronze Award in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

We want to understand how you demonstrate the values, skills and knowledge that we are looking for. Please ensure that you read the job description and person specification attached below as this will help you complete your application.

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.

UK Registration

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

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