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Community Staff Nurse

Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum
Closing date
4 May 2024

Job Details

We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic & motivated Registered Nurse to join our District Nursing Team within Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospital NHS.

We are looking to recruit a nurse who is committed to delivering high standards of care, be able to work as a team player & have the confidence to work independently without direct supervision.

Main duties of the job

You will be expected to provide nursing care to patients within their own homes & clinic settings. You must have effective communication & interpersonal skills & be prepared to work flexibly & collaboratively to meet the needs of the service & demonstrate a willingness to extend & develop your existing skills.

Due to the nature of the work it is essential that you have a full driving license and a car with business insurance.

To assist in the on-going assessment of users in order to determine theirindividual needs/requirements based on a model of care.

To plan and implement the nursing care with the co-operation andinvolvement of users and carers where appropriate.

To demonstrate, teach and advise users and carers on self-care, safety andpromotion of good health by utilising all opportunities for health promotion and education.To participate in clinical supervision.

To evaluate the condition of users and the effectiveness of care provided and initiate any further action required.

To report and, where necessary, initiate emergency action with regard tochanges in users condition or behaviour.

To give professional advice and support as necessary to nursing colleagues.

To utilise a questioning approach to nursing and have an appreciation ofrelevant clinical research findings.

To assist effective communication within the clinical environment and within the Nursing Team.

About us

Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust (SWBT) is an integrated care organisation with a budget of approximately �600 million and over 7,000 staff. Diversity and social care is at the core of what we do as the Trust provides Community and Acute Services to over half a million people in an urban centre that demands massive regeneration and has substantial premature mortality.

Our new acute hospital, the Midland Metropolitan University Hospital (MMUH), opens in 2024 and will provide care to our local population from first class, purpose-built premises. As a result, the base of this role may change to MMUH from 2024 (or beyond). If this is applicable to your role, you will be informed during the recruitment process and continuing your application with this understanding. The development of the new hospital will play an important role in the regeneration of the wider area and in improving the lives of local people and reducing health inequalities.

We have three newly emerging strategic objectives:

1. Our People - to cultivate and sustain happy, productive and engaged staff

2. Our Patients - to be good or outstanding in everything we do

3. Our Population - to work seamlessly with our partners to improve live

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details of what this role entails

Person Specification



  • Registered General / Adult Nurse.
  • Good standard of general education

Written skills


  • Evidence of good written skills
  • Evidence of excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skill



  • Experience of working individually and as part of a team
  • Experience in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care needs

Employer details

Employer name

Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust




B71 4HJ

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