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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/02/2020.

Community Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 348-SW-181A

Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Chandler's Ford ICT (PH)
Chandlers Ford & Eastleigh ICT
£24,214 to £30,112 Per Annum

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

“Working within the community team has been a very rewarding role. To visit patients within their own environment provides a better understanding about their care needs and preference ensuring that care is delivered to a high standard is a privilege. The role has allowed me to develop and learn new skills, working autonomously and has improved my confidence in the decision making and implementing evidenced based practice.”

Are you interested in developing your role current nursing role? Would you like the chance to expand your knowledge and leadership skills?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated applicant to become part of our friendly and professional team, with this exciting opportunity to come and work in a busy, dynamic environment alongside experienced healthcare practitioners who work autonomously, providing nursing care to patients within their own homes.

Applicants must be highly clinically skilled or workings towards this. The position involves providing support to the team on a day to day basis and to support Community Nursing Sisters as required.

Chandlers Ford and Eastleigh ICT is part of Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust and work as an Integrated Community Care Team including, Community Nursing, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy. Our aim is to provide high quality, safe services which improve the health, wellbeing and independence of the people we care for. We deliver these services to our community so you will feel a real sense of achievement and that your work makes a difference to local people’s lives.

If you are committed to providing high quality patient care, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, please contact us to talk about the opportunities and come for a visit.

Informal discussions are welcomed. Please contact Anna Poole on 02382 310 600 or

Happy to Talk Flexible Workingall requests for flexible and part time working will be considered.

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We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community and we are committed to equal opportunities

We strongly encourage candidates to read all available information to support their application, please use the application form to demonstrate that you meet the requirements laid out in the job description and person specification.

If you are short-listed for this post you will be informed via your email address therefore, please check your NHS Jobs Account on a regular basis. Previous applicants need not apply within a six month period for the same role.

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; costs associated with this will be reimbursed, subject to taxation in line with guidance from HMRC. You will comply with all Employer processes in order to provide yearly permission to the Employer enabling it to view your status and to undertake random checks as required. If you change to a role where a check would no longer be required this will be confirmed and you may end your membership if desired.

Any personal information you provide will be treated in the strictest confidence and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) 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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