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Community Nurse - Band 5 (Mid West Team)

Band 5

Main area
Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
12 months fixed term
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
363-CHB5812
Site
Robert Lucas Drive Hitchin Road Shefford Beds SG17 5FS
Town
BEDFORD
Salary
£24,214 to £30,112 pa
Closing
28/10/2019 23:59

Bedfordshire Community Health Services are provided in partnership by East London NHS Foundation Trust (ELFT) and Cambridgeshire Community Services (CCS) NHS Trust.

This role is for an ELFT position within Bedfordshire Community Health Services.

We are looking for an ambitious, dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic Band 5 nurse to join our Community Nursing team in Bedfordshire. This fixed term post is based at Ampthill Health Centre.


This highly respected team delivers responsive high quality nursing to patients in their own homes.  We are passionate about patient centred care, support our nurses to lead and deliver excellent and compassionate nursing and value our clinical teams as the real heart of the NHS.


Our Trust is known for offering excellent training, personal development programmes, supportive coaching and competency frameworks; all to support enhanced skills and career development which meet the goals and aspirations of the individual.


If you want a career which brings a new challenge every day, gives you the opportunity to test your ability to think quickly, solve problems, assess and treat patients then Community Nursing could be the team for you.


Experience in the field of adult community services is desirable but a willingness to learn and contribute is more important. The Community Nursing Service operates between 08.00 to 22.00 hours and successful candidates will work a variety of shifts, including weekends, evenings and bank holidays.


Access to a car in order to carry out service duties is essential. Please note this post is initially offered on a one year fixed term contract.
Position: Community Staff Nurse
Location: Shefford Health Centre


For further information, or if you would like to arrange a visit prior to interview, please contact:   Sarah OHare Team Lead 0777305318

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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

Sarah O'Hare, telephone 0777305318, email sarah.ohare@nhs.net