Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Community Services
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 Hours per week
Job ref
363-CHN3457-A
Site
CM Day Hospital
Town
The Day Hospital, East Ham Care Centre, Shrewsbury Road
Salary
£25,681 to £33,058 pa HCA Inc.
Closing
27/05/2018 23:59

ELFT (East London NHS Foundation Trust) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

ELFT has been named one of the HSJ Top 10 best places to work in healthcare, HSJ Provider Trust of the Year and graded as Outstanding by our regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in 2016. We believe that staff who feel valued by the Trust and are truly engaged in the organisation deliver better outcomes for our patients.

We have set ourselves the mission of providing the highest quality mental health and community care in England, and have embarked on an ambitious Quality Improvement Programme to transform the culture of the Trust to one of continuous improvement, delivered through participation of all staff and with service users, carers and families at the heart of our efforts to improve.

Geographic areas our services cover

ELFT provides a wide range of community and inpatient services to children, young people, adults of working age, older adults and forensic services to the City of London, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets, Bedfordshire and Luton. We provide psychological therapy services to the London Borough of Richmond, as well as Children and Young People's Speech and Language Therapy in Barnet.

In addition, the Trust provides forensic services to the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest, and some specialist mental health services to North London, Hertfordshire and Essex.

The specialist Forensic Personality Disorder service serves North London and the specialist Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME adult outpatient service serves North London and the South of England.

The Trust's specialist Mother and Baby Psychiatric Unit receives referrals from London and the South East of England.


 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic band 5 Registered General Nurse  to join the Day Hospital Team within Community Health Newham, East London NHS Foundation Trust.
The post holder will:
 Provide a specialist client-centred Nursing Interventions to patients attending the Day Hospital.
 Manage a defined caseload of complex cases independently, providing comprehensive Nursing assessment and intervention, evidencing problem solving and clinical reasoning skills in line with evidence-based practice.
 Contribute to the review, development and evaluation of the Day Hospital Service.
 Take responsibility for aspects of the day-to-day management of the service.

You must have an interest in working with fallers  and older people in general who require interventions in a therapeutic setting. Effective time management and caseload management skills are essential, as are excellent communication skills and a commitment to the principles and practice of effective team working.
You would be joining friendly and forward-thinking multi-disciplinary services which are committed to high standards of practice. We will support you in developing your clinical and supervisory skills, and progress to developing management skills. We will also offer you the opportunity to participate in clinical governance activities and other policy and service developments. We are committed to developing staff through regular supervision, appraisals, support in CPD and opportunities for career progression.
Contact details:
If you would like to talk to somebody about this vacancy then please contact:
Contact Name
Derrick D Rainey, Clinical Team Leader.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Derrick Rainey, telephone 020 8475 2005, email derrickrainey@nhs.net

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
0207 655 4127