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Community Nurse

Job Reference: 834-190001NU

Virgin Care
Sittingbourne, Kent
£23,023.00 - £29,608.00 per annum

Community Nurse

Band 5


Are you a dedicated, motivated and caring Community Nurse?Are you looking to join an NHS Health and Social Care partner which is striving to make positive changes? Would you like to work for an organisation where more than 9 out of every ten 10 of the people who use services would recommend them?

Feel Valued

As a band 5 community nurse you will receive an AFC 19/20 salary and terms and conditions including an NHS pension. We’ll provide you with access to a committed Learning and Development team, and we work closely with Universities and Health Education England to further your potential and support your progression. We will offer a combination of in house eLearning, workshops and courses to support your development.

You will become part of the Virgin Tribe. This grants you access to premier offers such as up to 40% off Virgin Trains, as well as discounts on Virgin Products such as holidays.

You’ll access our central online health and lifestyle platform covering healthy recipes, activity challenges, and support information around mental health.All this, and flexible working patterns to help support your work/life balance. Oh, and did we mention the free tea and coffee!

In addition to the above, we're able to offer an additional one off payment of up to £2000 (pro rota) golden hello handshake, linked to appointment and satisfactory performance.

Feel Proud

We're looking for Band 5 community Nurses with an RGN qualification and license to practice. We currently have opportunities in our Sittingbourne services with the lovely county of Kent!

As a band 5 community nurse working for Virgin Care, you will work closely with othercommunity nurses, GP's and other Health care professionals,You’ll be responsible for contributing to the holistic assessment, planning delivery and evaluation of care to patients within their own homes. You will be expected toimplement, monitor and maintain high standards of care delivery at all times.

This is an opportunity to put yourNMC/ 1stlevel registration to great use, you will have the ability to work both independently and also as part of a wider multidisciplinary team. It is expected that youshould have strongcommunication and organisation skills and a flexible approach which will ensureyou deliver positive experiences to patients at every stage of theirhealthcare journey.

You’ll care forpatientsand their families in the way thatyou believe is best, delivering our high service standards, sharing bestpractice, and actively improving the way we work to help us continue to change things for the better. We feel passionate that everyone should feel valued when they come into contact with our organisation, whether that's you, someone we care for or the wider community we operate in.

Feel Inspired – We won Team of the Year at FTD

Big congratulations to the North Kent CCC team for winning the Team of the Year Award, you deserve it!This just shows what a fantastic team this is to work with! #FTDAwards

Feel the Difference

If you’d like to discuss the role further, or see a copy of the full job description, please contact Tom Noonan on

You’re welcome to come in for an informal visit, meet our friendly team and ask any queries you may have before you apply.

Virgin Care are committed to equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply.

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