Community Registered Nurse

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Central Southend
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum pro rata
Closing date
28 Sep 2023
PREVIOUS APPLICANTS PLEASE DO NOT APPLY Community Registered Nurse Full time and Part time hours available Band 5 - �28,407 - �34,581 per annum Are you self-motivated, enthusiastic and looking for a new challenge? Would you like the opportunity to develop your nursing career in the community setting? We deliver care from 8am-9pm seven days a week including weekends and bank holidays working different shifts.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for a compassionate, hardworking and motivated registered nurse to join our District Nursing Team in Central Southend/Shoeburyness.

You will have daily responsibility for providing care to patients within the community setting. You will liaise closely with local GP's and other members of the wider MDT as well as with patients and their families, therefore excellent communication skills are essential.

There are opportunities for further professional development.

You must be a first level registered nurse, hold a full valid driving licence and have access to a car.

About us

EPUT are looking for motivated staff who shares our Trust values of Care, Learn and Empower. In return, EPUT can offer you a range of benefits and development including

o Season Ticket Loans

o NHS discounts for staff

o Excellent Training facilities and opportunities

o Buying and Selling annual leave scheme

o The opportunity to work bank shifts and expand knowledge and experience in other areas

o Salary Sacrifice schemes including lease cars and Cycle to Work

o Day One Flexible Employer

Join our Staff bank

What is Staff Bank?

Our EPUT NHS staff bank is an entity managed by the trust that hires clinical and non-clinical healthcare professionals to take on shifts at our trust hospitals and community settings. Here at EPUT we maintain our own bank of specialist staff to ensure that we are able offer safe and effective care at all times.

All our permanent staff are automatically enrolled onto the staff bank however this does not mean you have to work any additional shifts, but the option is there for you if you wish.

If you are joining our Trust in a fixed term role, please indicate on your New Starter Paperwork that you wish to join our staff bank.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To be a valuable member of the Integrated care Team and make a contributionto patient care and the team working. To function as a Primary Nurse withoutdirect supervision whilst working alongside the DN, who maintains ultimateaccountability for the caseload. To assist in leading and monitoring theperformance and work of the nursing team. The aim of the role is toundertake the responsibility for care as prescribed by the DN and to deputise for the DN as and when required.

Person Specification



  • Registered Nurse (Parts 1 or 12)
  • Full UK driving licence and access to a car for work purposes.


  • Mentorship / or equivalent teaching qualification



  • Demonstrates ability to plan and prioritise workload.


  • Hospital or previous community experience
  • Previous use of system one

Personal Qualities


  • Good Oral communication skilled based on fluency in the English Language

Employer details

Employer name

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust


Old Pharmacy Rochford Hospital

Central Southend


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