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Brent Health Matters Senior Nurse

Employer
Central London Community Health Trust
Location
Wembley
Salary
£49,178 to £55,492 per annum inclusive of HCAS (pro rata)
Closing date
28 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Central London Community Healthcare Trust have an exciting opportunity for a part time Senior Community Nurse for CYP within the Brent Health Matters clinical service.

The Brent Health Matters (BHM) programme reduces health inequalities in the community by targeting hard to serve and less engaged members of our communities in Brent. The programme has been successfully supporting adults in the community and funding has now been made available to develop a new Children's health inequalities team within the programme to work alongside the very successful service for adults.

The successful candidates will demonstrate flexibility, excellent communication skills and the ability to work as team members as well as using your own initiative. This is an excellent opportunity to further develop your clinical and leadership skills and knowledge of reducing health inequalities for children.

The post holder should be able to work as a complex case manager, without direct supervision. You will be involved in delivering integration, working with GPs, social services and the third sector organisations.

You will be providing case management, clinical staff support, mentoring and clinical assessments for CYP who have difficulty accessing healthcare services and with some of the social determinants of health inequalities for the most vulnerable communities. You will be supporting the service at GP practices, community outreach events and where appropriate, supporting healthcare closer to home.

Main duties of the job

We are committed to meeting the needs of modern healthcare and providing the best possible service to our patients as a result, we have an exciting opportunity, which represents great career opportunities for the right person.

The service currently operates from 09.00 - 17.00hrs, Monday to Friday however the post holder will be required to work some weekends or evenings as the service will align with the wider BHM programme to deliver community engagement events.

The post holder will be a Registered Nurse, with community nursing/specialist practitioner qualification with relevant community experience of managing a complex caseload of patients. You will be responsible for a caseload of patients with complex health and social care needs. You will work autonomously to case manage these clients and use advanced nursing assessment skills, to manage their conditions in the community.You will work as part of the health inequalities clinical team, working within and across professional and organisational boundaries. Liaising with GPs, other professionals and statutory and voluntary agencies you will deliver individualised care to patients.Community Nursing are the beating heart of our health and care services - we look forward to you working with us!For further information, please contact:

Tashia PillayService Lead CYP Health Inequalities Team- Brent Childrentashia.pillay@nhs.net

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: https://www.clch.nhs.uk/job/pay-and-benefits

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to job description, personal specification and trust values, for outline of skills, knowledge and experience required.

Person Specification

Education/Qualification

Essential

  • NMC registered nurse
  • Community Nursing /Specialist Practitioner Qualification
  • Evidence of post registration education / leadership courses including appraisals


Desirable

  • RN (child)
  • SCPHN
  • Advanced Nurse Practitioner qualification
  • Experience in managing childhood Long term conditions, Asthma Mental Health and Childhood immunisations
  • Band 6 nursing experience in Children and Young people service.
  • Mentorship, student supervisor qualification


Experience

Essential

  • Extensive experience of working within adults or children nursing teams in a range of settings
  • Experience working with MDT and System partners across organisational boundaries.
  • Experience of working and delivering healthcare to patients with complex needs or hard to serve service users in the community.
  • Experience assessing, planning and implementing care plans.
  • Recent evidence of liaising and negotiating with system partners to facilitate quality outcomes for patients, CYP and families.]
  • Experience of organising and managing team caseload.
  • Experience of teaching and mentoring junior staff and undertaking appraisals
  • Knowledge and experience working within Health Inequalities
  • Experience managing long term conditions in the community.
  • Partnership working with multi agency/system partners to deliver proactive effective seamless services in the community.
  • Evidence of Research Based Practice and service innovation.
  • Flexible approach to change and service innovation.
  • Recent examples of service innovation and change management experience
  • Experience of using a range of Clinical / IT systems


Desirable

  • Quality and performance management experience
  • Project Management qualification and experience


Employer details

Employer name

Central London Community Health Trust

Address

Sudbury Primary Care Centre

Wembley

HA0 3HG

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824-ONW-7001

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