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Staff Bank Community Staff Nurse (RN)

Employer
Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Bradford and Airedale
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 Per annum pro rata
Closing date
5 Jun 2024
Staff Bank Position

Are you a Qualified Adult Nurse or Newly Qualified Adult Nurse?Would you like the flexibility to determine your own hours across a 24 hour shift pattern? Would you like to broaden your clinical experience, working in multi-disciplinary teams to deliver a wide range of care?

We are delighted to invite Registered Adult Nurses to join our Staff Bank. We are looking for passionate individuals to support the Unplanned District Nursing service across Bradford, Airedale and Wharfedale. Our Staff Bank opportunities are available to experienced Registered Adult Nurses and Newly Qualified Adult Nurses.

The unplanned service is delivered over a seven-day rota, covering a 24-hour shift pattern. The service supports people in their own homes and in close collaboration with planned care services, anticipatory care teams, general practice colleagues, acute care services and members of the community partnership. The post holder will work collaboratively with all members of the MDT providing urgent care response (UCR) and virtual ward services.

You will be working as part of a team to provide high quality care for people in their own homes, ranging from long term conditions to complex and palliative care. You will do this with the support of agile technology, and specialist services.

Closing Date - 2nd June 2024

Shortlisting - 3rd June 2024

Interview - TBC

The Trust reserves the right to close this position early if a significant number of applications are received .

Main duties of the job

The post holder is expected to work as part of the community nursing team in unplanned care, under indirect supervision of the district nurse or senior nurse. The post holder is accountable for their own professional actions in line with NMC guidance.

The post holder is expected to plan, implement, monitor, and review programs of health interventions for individuals and populations, which are to be delivered with other colleagues and agencies. They will also liaise closely with the district nurse team leader/senior nurse / wider stakeholders to discuss changes in nursing care, e.g. medication reviews, care plans. Input / update SystmOne as per policy.

The post holder will undertake a variety of nursing interventions for patients with different health needs, this includes Virtual Ward, complex wound management, bowel care, catheter care, medication administration and palliative care including syringe-driver management.

About us

We are a provider of award winning, high quality mental health, community and learning disability services that look after the 'whole person', caring for their physical and mental health needs. We work with individuals, their carers and our partners to ensure that people get the right care, in the right place with the right support.

Our health care services cover all ages, so if you live in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale or Craven.

We know that you want your care to be delivered in your own home, or as close to your home as possible and we are committed to providing high quality community care tailored to your needs.

Everything we do is underpinned by our core values: - We Care, We Listen, We Deliver

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please read the attached Job description and person specification for further details about this role.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Current NMC registration
  • Registered Nurse / Registered General Nurse


Desirable

  • Teaching / Assessing in clinical practice
  • V100 prescribing for nursing or equivalent


Experience

Essential

  • Understanding and/or experience of inter-agency working


Desirable

  • Previous experience of community health care / district nursing


Skills

Essential

  • Able to communicate effectively in challenging day to day situations
  • Able to assess, plan and evaluate patient care, considering the needs and desires of the patients


Desirable

  • Knowledge of SystmOne


Employer details

Employer name

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Various

Bradford and Airedale

BD18 3LD

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

453-24-6323717

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