Lead Nurse

Recruiter
South West London and St Georges Mental Health NHS Trust
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£31,696 - £41,787 pa + 20% HCAS
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Trust is committed to providing high quality integrated health and social care for local people with mental health problems in South West London and more specialist mental health services for people throughout the UK.

Lead Nurse - Community Behaviour & Communication Support Service (CBACSS)

£31,696 - £41,787 pa + 20% HCAS

We are delighted to invite applications for a full time (37.5 hours per week) Band 7 Lead Nurse for the Community Behaviour & Communication Support Service (CBACSS).This is an opportunity to help develop a new service for families living with dementia in Wandsworth.The service aims to support people with dementia and their carers to better understand and manage behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia. The service is an extension into the community of the nationally recognised and award winning Behaviour & Communication Support Service.

Previous experiences of leadership, supervision and service development is an asset. You will need to have experience of working with people whose behaviours can be challenging to understand and manage. Excellent communication, relationship building and team work skills are vital for this role and a commitment to own CPD.

For further information please contact: Ms. Judica Dookran,Team Manager (judica.dookran@swlstg-tr.nhs.uk) or Dr. Ally Tomlins, CBACSS Clinical Lead payal.tomlins@swlstg-tr.nhs.uk