Community Nurse B5 - Permanent Dartford/Gravesend

PE Global (UK)
Dartford, Kent
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PE Global Healthcare are looking for NMC registered Band 5 Community Nurses for permanent positions within various Community Nursing teams based in North and East Kent, covering Dartford, Gravesend, Sittingbourne and Swale.  PE Global Healthcare are acting on behalf of our client, a major provider of front-line NHS and social care services across the UK.

Vacancy Details

The Community Nursing Teams provide care to people in their own homes or within clinic settings for a wide range of conditions.  The Community Nursing teams have a great professional support network which includes regular interaction and team meetings that allow the team to grow and develop together. 

As a Community Nurse based in either Dartford, Gravesend, Sittingbourne or Swale, you will deal with a variety of patients and conditions both in a housebound and clinical setting. The role will also involve:

  • Responsibility for contributing to the holistic assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of patient care
  • Implementing, monitoring and maintaining our high standards of care
  • Participate in the triage process to ensure safe delivery of care
  • Re-assessing and re-evaluating programmes of care when needed
  • Supporting our in-house mentorship training scheme with placement students and staff
  • Being an active and participating member of the team sharing best practice whenever possible

Required Skills:

  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and  as part of the wider multidisciplinary team
  • A comittment to ongoingprofessional development and to the provision of high quality, safe and effective care that meets the needs of patients
  • Ability to relate to patients  and colleagues in a sensitive manner
  • Comfortable to operate community equipment
  • Flexible approach to work with the ability to work across a seven day week rota that covers the hours of 9-5pm
  • Related degree (desirable)
  • Access to and use of own car with ability to work across different locations

Benefits and Rewards

  • A competitive AfC salary of £22,128 to £28,746 per annum, depending on experience

  • Full NHS pension and Agenda for Change terms and conditions

  • Opportunity to earn additional income through ‘bank shift’ work, paid at attractive rates

  • Help towards relocation expenses, if moving from another area

  • Access to the company  car lease scheme

  • Training and development to enable you to further your career, including opportunity to apply for apprenticeship training

  • Working for our client  comes with additional benefits enjoyed by the Group as a whole: these include use of a company discount card, which offers discounts on many products including travel, holidays and a host of other savings

If our Community Nurse roles appeal to you and you have the qualities we are looking for, please send your CV in the first instance to : , specifying  which area you would prefer to work in.   We will contact you to answer any questions you may have and to arrange an interview with our client at a mutually agreeable time.

PE Global Healthcare are committed to equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply.  PE Global Healthcare are acting as an Employment Agency in respect of these positions.