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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/05/2022.

Community Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 415-Z22-303

Employer:
Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (formerly Northern Devon Healthcare Trust)
Department:
Ilfracombe and Braunton District Nursing Team
Location:
Ilfracombe
Salary:
£25,655 - £31,534 Per Annum Pro Rata

Due to some fantastic career progression of our nurses, we are looking for band 5 nurses to join the Ilfracombe and Braunton Community Nursing Teams.The posts will be based in Ilfracombe but you will have the opportunity to work across both areas.

You should be enthusiastic and committed to providing evidence-based nursing care. The successful candidates will have excellent communication skills and a desire to work in the community. We deliver a variety of services in both the patient’s home and other appropriate community healthcare settings.

We work closely with all members of the health and social care team to ensure that our patients are supported and enabled to be as independent as possible. If you have experience of, or an active interest in community nursing, preventing hospital admissions, managing people in the end stages of their life, or with chronic diseases; then we have several posts both in Ilfracombe and Braunton that can be either full or part time.

The service operates 9 am to 5 pm seven days a week.

If you are looking to change direction in your nursing career or just starting out please contact us for more information about the opportunities available.

** As this post is in a shortage occupation code it qualifies for the Trust’s Recommend a Friend Scheme, please find further information on the attached link**

Closing Date: 31st May 2022




Our teams of care professionals work with patients and their families to support peoples’ independence, health and wellbeing. We provide support to avoid hospital admissions, and if an admission is necessary, we try to make each patient’s stay in hospital as short and effective as possible before working with them on a safe discharge home.

In our most recent staff survey, our staff voted us in the top 10% of NHS provider organisations to work for and we also came out as the top provider in the South West for our overall results. Our patients (through the Friends and Family Test) regularly report an average of over 95% satisfaction with our services.

Please note that we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applicants.


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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