Preceptee Adult Community Services Nurse

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 Per Annum
Closing date
8 Oct 2023
Successful applicants will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre at Carew House, Bodmin on 20th October 2023. This will be a morning or afternoon to be confirmed.
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) is pleased to offer vacancies for newly qualified registered nurses who are passionate about providing high quality patient care.
CFT provide a range of mental health and physical health services to children and adults across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Therefore, we are in a unique position to offer opportunities across a range of services including adult community services, CAMHS, inpatient and community within mental health and physical health.

CFT encourage integrated working across all our services and we are committed to empowering our staff to work together to find solutions and transform our services. We are a research Trust and are currently working on large scale projects to bring new services and ways of working to the County so there really is no better time to get involved and play an active part in transforming NHS services across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.PLEASE NOTE- the job descriptions attached to this advert are examples of different job descriptions for band 5 RGNs working in different clinical areas and may not be the exact Job Description for successful candidates dependent on job preference.

Main duties of the job

Responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care, without direct supervision, to patients, carers and relatives within their home environment, enabling them to enjoy maximum independence and optimum quality of life.

To work in partnership with patients and carers to offer support and advice and promote informed choice.

Responsible to support the role of the Community Nurse Team leader.

To work autonomously, providing effective, evidence based care in line with competency and training record and organisational policies, procedures and guidelines.

To support all locality teams by working in a flexible way. Moving to work with the team in most need on a daily, weekly or monthly basis as service provision demands.

About us

We're an NHS community and mental health provider Trust based in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. We deliver community and hospital-based care to improve people's physical and mental health. We also provide specialist support to people with dementia or a learning disability.

We are a people organisation and people matter to us. As part of the team, you'll help support the health and wellbeing of the people who live and visit this beautiful part of the UK.

Over 4,000 people make up the Trust. This includes doctors, nurses, therapists, plus admin and support staff.

We work in people's homes, in community clinics and bases. Some staff work from one of our 13 community hospitals. Our aspiration is to have great people, provide great care, be a great place to work and a great partner.

Just over 568,000 people live here. A third of people who live in Cornwall are supported by acute hospital services in Devon. As a result, we also work closely with our partners in Devon. In the summer, and during other holidays lots of people choose to visit the area. This increases the numbers of people who use our services.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To view a detailed job description and person specification including the main responsibilities of this role please see supporting documents.

Person Specification



  • 3rd year nursing student due to qualify
  • Previous experience working in healthcare

Employer details

Employer name

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust




PL31 2QN

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