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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/01/2022.

Community Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 348-MNH-703F

Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
PCN Basingstoke Hackwood
£25,655 to £31,534 pa

Southern Health is one of the largest Foundation Trusts in the UK, specialising in mental health, adult and child community health and learning disabilities

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Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust (SHFT) is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk of abuse and neglect. As an employee, you are accountable to ensure that you know to how to respond when you are concerned for the safety of a child, young person or adult at risk, applying the principles of the Family Approach to ensure evidence based analysis, risk management and appropriate action and escalation. SHFT require staff to work effectively together using the Family Approach to achieve better outcomes for adults, children and families. The Trust will support you in this duty by providing ongoing training, support and advice and have a Corporate Safeguarding Team who can be contacted for guidance and the provision of safeguarding supervision.

Would you like to have the autonomy in your role but still have the support of a multidisciplinary team?

Would you like to see a variety of patients each day so that no day is the same?

Career development important? Then talk to us about the additional training and development we provide our team with to ensure that your career is on the right track?

No car? No problems we can offer a lease car scheme to help.

Sounds Good? If so then we would love to talk to you

As a Community Nurses you play an important role in supporting patients to remain at home. Your role as a community nurse will help the NHS meet the needs of elderly, disabled or vulnerable patients who may not be able to easily visit the GP surgery or hospital. As an essential part of the Multidisciplinary Team, you will be required to work alongside Doctors, Therapist’s, Heath Care support Workers and Social workers in delivering a gold standard approach to care to assist in optimising independence as well as also supporting families whose relatives are approaching end of life

As a Community Nurse you work independently as well as in a team. You will see a vast variety of patients, including: catheter care, advanced wound care, palliative/end of life care, IV therapy, Venepuncture etc…

Southern Health takes pride in being caring, competent and compassionate, and we expect our staff to commit to and demonstrate these values. We offer excellent development opportunities and training that can be directed towards your needs/goals.

We can offer you a shadowing session where you can join a member of the team to see what community nursing has to offer. Please contact Hollie on 07775 009670.

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*********£2,500 ‘Golden Hello’ Payment**********Awarded with this vacancy!

Apply now and if you are successfully recruited you will receive £2,500- does not apply to current HIOW NHS Staff

As a registered professional you will automatically become a member of our Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) which has a specific focus on the professional development and career progression of our nurses and Allied Health Professionals. As part of ACE’s commitment to you, our development pathway offer for band 5’s includes access to masters level academic study with our partner universities along with a bespoke leadership programme tailored to help you enhance your competence and confidence as a leader during your early career. If you are a newly qualified registrant we will provide you with a structured preceptorship programme to support you in making an effective transition from student to registered practitioner. ACE will support you to progress your journey with us and we offer all our registrants the opportunity to engage in ‘Career Navigation’ conversations which will help you explore your career aspirations and make decisions about your career trajectory.

A DBS check is required by the Employer for this post. The Employer will undertake an initial check at the appropriate level on appointment. As a condition of employment you are required to register with the online DBS update service and maintain this registration throughout employment.

COVID-19 vaccine remains the best way to protect ourselves, our families, our colleagues, and patients from the virus, we therefore encourage applicants to become fully vaccinated. We ask for vaccination status as part of pre employment checks although COVID-19 vaccination is not a condition of employment.

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