Band 6 Community Learning Disability Nurse - Wandsworth

  • Job Reference: CCB6CLDNW06
  • Date Posted: 4 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £24.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima Nursing Team is currently seeking an experienced Band 6 Community Learning Disability Nurse to fill a full time role in South West London. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of learning disability practices.

The pay rate for this locum Band 6 Community Learning Disability Nurse job is £24.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 3 month contract due to start ASAP.

Working hours are Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm, working 37.5 hours per week.
We are seeking an Community Learning Disability Nurse with proven clinical skills in working with adults with complex health needs, to work within our integrated, multi-disciplinary team within a busy London NHS Trust. We are a dynamic, proactive and forward thinking service,
This post requires specialist skills in learning disabilities and candidates must be committed to maintaining and developing these skills. There is ample opportunity for continuing professional development working alongside experienced and knowledgeable colleagues, accessing diverse training opportunities and via supervision and mentoring.
As an experienced Learning Disability Nurse the post holder will be autonomous in managing a varied caseload and will need to travel between community locations in the borough of Wandsworth for appointments. They will work closely with and be supported by other Learning Disability Nurses within the Community Services.
A full job description and person specification is available on request.
Requirements of the Band 6 Community Learning Disability Nurse role:

- You must be a Registered Learning Disability Nurse with a current NMC pin
- You must have previous experience working within the community
- You must have further education or recognised training in meeting the needs of people with learning disabilities complex health needs problems in the community
- You must have experience of working in a multi-professional, multi-agency setting
- You must have experience of undertaking and formulating comprehensive nursing assessments

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Band 6 Community Learning Disability 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.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.
*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.