Band 5/6 Community Nurse - Surrey

  • Job Reference: CCB56CS06
  • Date Posted: 23 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: South East England
  • Salary: £18.00 to £23.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Community Nurse
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Band 5/6 Community Nurse to fill a full time, Monday - Friday, 8am - 4:30pm or 9am - 5pm role in Surrey. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of community nursing practices.

The pay rate for this locum Band 5/6 Community Nurse job is £18 - £23 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 6 month contract due to start ASAP.

This role will require you to carry out visit care homes doing wellbeing and health rounds of elderly patients that have been in hospital, experience falls, end of life. You will be responsible for assessing and to carry out observations.

In order to carry out this role, the following skills are required;

Essential:
-Assessment skills
-Clinical reasoning
-Physical assessment
-Confident
-Work autonomously
-Community experience
-Knowledge of acute setting as potentially assisting in ward rounds of residents gone into hospital - reviewing in a hospital setting
-Telephone triage
-Awareness of safeguarding
-Knowledge of continuing care
-Palliative care

Desirable:
-Prescribe
-Teaching - other lower staff grades general observations
-District nursing

Requirements of the Band 5/6 Community Nurse role:

- You must be a Registered General Nurse with a current NMC pin
- You must have previous experience working within the community
- You must have previous experience working within a similar role

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Band 5/6 Community Nurse position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.

We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.