Continuing Healthcare Learning Disability Nurse Assessor

  • Job Reference: ELLDNPET
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: East of England
  • Salary: £26.00
  • Sector: Nursing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client in Peterborough is looking for a Continuing Healthcare Learning Disability Nurse Assessor. Successful candidates will be aware of up to date research and legislation in the field of Learning disability; have the ability to assess complex health and wellbeing needs; and experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and complex physical and /or mental health needs.

Your responsibilities would include working as a senior nurse within Peterborough City Council; facilitating and co-ordinating NHS Continuing Healthcare multi-disciplinary health needs assessments and reviews in line with National Framework and the guidance for individuals with learning disabilities; and working within established policies, procedures and protocols as directed by the Lead Learning Disability Nurse.

---- Essential Information ----

* Location: Peterborough
* Role Commences: ASAP
* Length of Role: 3 Months
* Hours: Full Time
* Rate of Pay: £26 per hour

---- Skills & Experience Requirements ----

* Valid and current registration with the NMC
* Registered Nurse Learning Disability (RNLD) or Registered Nurse Mental Handicap (RNMH)
* Experience of carrying out Health Needs Assessments in line with National CHC Guidance
* Experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and complex physical and/or mental health needs

---- Why Maxxima Recruitment? ----

Maxxima hold numerous sole and preferred supplier contracts throughout the UK and Europe within the NHS and private medical organisations.

Maxxima provide access to exclusive vacancies and offers practical assistance with relocation, accommodation, mandatory training and all compliance procedures necessary to commence a job role.

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