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Children's Community Nurse

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
£40,701 to £48,054 per annum, inclusive of HCAS
Closing date
29 May 2024

Job Details

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join the Brent Children's Community Nursing Team as a Band 6 Children's Community Nurse.

This post holder will work within the Children's Community Nursing Team, visiting children in the community with a wide range of conditions and health needs.

The role will include nursing care, training and supporting families as well as deputising for senior team members and supporting student nurses.

Main duties of the job

To work as part of the Children's Community Nursing Team, providing nursing care primarily within a child's home, school and nursery, ensuring the delivery of evidenced based care to children and their families or carers.

The post holder will be responsible for:
  • Clinical Duties
  • Communication
  • Management and Leadership
  • Professionalism
  • Teaching and Training
  • Clinical Governance
  • Research
  • Other Duties

About us

Just as we care about our patients' wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:
  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Car lease scheme *T& C's apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

To have a full look at our benefits and what it's like working for us please go here:

Job description

Job responsibilities

  • to participate in the assessment, planning and provision of skilled nursing care in negotiation with the child and family.
  • to provide skilled, effective, evidenced based nursing care for children with complex care needs including technology dependent such as tracheostomy care and central venous access.
  • to provide skilled, effective, evidenced based nursing care for children with a variety of nursing needs, such as enteral feeding, and intra-venous antibiotic administration.
  • to work in a collaborative manner with other agencies to ensure a seamless delivery of care to families.

Please refer to Job description and personal Specification for outline of skills, knowledge and experience required.

Person Specification



  • Registered Nurse with current UK NMC registration
  • Evidence of post registration education and training


  • Teaching qualification
  • Specialist Nursing qualification



  • Experience of teaching
  • Extensive Children's nursing experience.
  • Experience of working with students
  • Experience of working with multi-professional team


  • Experience of community nursing.

Skills & Knowledge


  • Knowledge of Nursing and Midwifery Council Code
  • Knowledge and experience of Personal Development Planning
  • Knowledge and demonstration of the use of Evidenced Based Care
  • Knowledge of equal opportunities and their impact in practice
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to assess a situation and implement an appropriate plan of care
  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing
  • Ability to respond appropriately to change
  • Competent in I.T. skills required for the post.


  • Knowledge and experience of Clinical Supervision

Key Attributes


  • Able to carry out the duties of the post with or without adaptations


  • Ability to drive

Employer details

Employer name

Central London Community Health Trust


Chalkhill Primary Care Centre



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