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community nurse

Employer
Hunter AHP & Mental Health
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
12 Jul 2022

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Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Band 5 community Nurse - High Wycombe (UK)

Hunter General Nursing are supporting High Wycombe's search for a Band 5 community nurse. The NHS trust is a community and mental health designed Trust, who prides itself on providing a range of services for all ages in the regions they cover. To do this they have a large workforce of the best healthcare individuals who work alongside the hospitals and patients' homes in the community to continue this passion. This service has a need in both the liaison service and the response service.

The post holder will be a nurse with a regulatory body (NMC) with a driving licence and previous work experience as a community nurse. They will have clinical experience of taking care of the elderly that have wellbeing and mental difficulties, responsible for planning and providing support, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their families they will have significant experience of delivering clinically robust mental health assessments, care planning and risk.

Job Details:

Start Date: ASAP

Location - High Wycombe, United Kingdom

End Date: Initially 2 weeks, subject to review

Working Pattern: Full time

Shift Pattern: Monday - Friday 9 to 5

Specific Skills:
  • Wound care, compression bandaging, Catheters, syringe drivers, administer insulin, IV administration.
  • I.V. Administration
  • Phlebotomy/Venepuncture
  • Managing Peg Feeds, administration of medicines via PEG, Flush Peg, commence and discontinue feeds
  • Male re-catheterization-care of and insertion
  • Female re-catheterization-care of and insertion
  • Suprapubic re-catheterization
  • Ear Irrigation
  • Compression Bandaging 4-layer
  • Short Stretch Bandaging
  • Management of PICC/Hickman lines i.e. flushing, change dressing
  • Wound Care - Vac Therapy
  • Wound Care - General
  • Administration of medication via IM Injection/ SC Injection

(PLEASE NOTE, WE DO NOT EXPECT APPLICANTS TO HAVE ALL THE SKILLSETS REQUIRED BUT, PREFERABLLY AS MANY AS POSSIBLE TO BE LISTED/ADDED TO THEIR CV)

Key details of the role:

Job title - Community Nurse

NHS band - Band 5

Start date - immediately

Duration - 6-month ongoing contract

Full Time: Mon/Fri 5 days a week 8:30AM to 5PM.

Salary: £25.00 to £28.00 P/H

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Email: for more info.

Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme - we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies)

Why work with Hunter?

Join the community be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.

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A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.

Access to the very best requirements nationwide.

As part of the Hunter AHP network you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.

Weekly payments you can trust, Hunter AHP is part of the Hunter/Gatherer Group of Companies.

Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.

Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.

Customer service, it's a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about

CPN - Locum, perm, full time

Pont of Contact: Salvatoure Valentino

Email: (response within 5 hours)
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