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Community Staff Nurse Night Service

Employer
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Blackpool
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
16 Dec 2023
An opportunity has arisen to join the community nursing team, predominantly rostered to work within the night service team. We are seeking a keen and enthusiastic registered nurse to provide high quality care to patients. The post holder should possess good communication skills both written and verbal, have evidence of ongoing professional development and be able to work independently.

As a forward thinking team, and supportingnew models of care, the successful applicants will be integrated into the Neighbourhood day time workforce through internal rotation.

We offer a flexible work life balance approach and have a number of hours are available. Each shift is 10 hours

Full/part time hours availableIf you would like to work in an area where your opinions and clinical judgements are valued, then this could be the job for you.We can offer you support and training to consolidate your nursing skills and enable you to continue to develop.A car driver with use of a vehicle is also essential.

Main duties of the job

To work as part of a community integrated Nursing and therapy team working in the Community undertaking nursing duties in patients' homes, clinics and health centres.

To assess, plan, implement and evaluate programmes of care and when necessary, modify same, reporting changes to the Nurse in charge and other members of the multi-disciplinary team

About us

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is situated on the west coast of Lancashire and offers a full range of District Hospital services and Community Health services to this population.

Commitment to undertake ongoing in-service training and development is essential. You should be motivated, keen to learn and ready to embrace change. Our commitment to you is to provide the environment for this to happen an ensure that you are part of a defined preceptorship programme.

If you are motivated to deliver high standards of care and have the personal qualities and characteristics as outlined in the Blackpool person then this could be the post for you.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To work as part of a community integrated Nursing and therapy team working in the Community undertaking nursing duties in patients homes, clinics and health centres.

To assess, plan, implement and evaluate programmes of care and when necessary, modify same, reporting changes to the Nurse in charge and other members of the multi-disciplinary team.

When applying for this position, it is essential that you read the job description and person specification. Please use the supporting information space to demonstrate your ability to undertake this role, drawing on your skills, knowledge and experience.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Nurse level 1
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development
  • V 150 Non-medical prescriber or willing to undertake.


Desirable

  • Mentorship qualification
  • NVQ Assessor


Experience

Essential

  • Able to deal with difficult situations.
  • Ability to Identify and assess patient's needs.
  • Ability to use resources appropriately.


Desirable

  • 18-24 month's community experience.
  • Chronic disease management
  • Multidisciplinary working


Skills

Essential

  • Good team worker.
  • Ability to organize self and others by prioritizing and delegating as needed
  • Good time management skills.
  • Ability to teach
  • IT literate.
  • Clinical audit knowledge or ability to participate.
  • Willing to develop professionally.
  • Up to date knowledge of current NHS issues and aware of current trends in the NHS.
  • Good hand/eye coordination.
  • Confident decision maker.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Able to make decisions on evidence based practice.
  • Able to communicate sensitive information to patients.
  • Ability to ensure equality and value diversity.
  • Understand implications of lone working
  • Adaptable
  • Enthusiastic
  • Non-judgmental
  • Empathetic
  • Flexible attitude to work
  • Car owner/driver or suitable alternative transport to enable you to undertake the job
  • Motivated
  • Evidence of self-development
  • Approachable


Desirable

  • Analytical ability.


Employer details

Employer name

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Blackpool Night Service

Blackpool Stadium, Seasiders Way

Blackpool

FY1 6JJ

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382-FICC378-23

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