Community nurse - Band 5 (London area)

Location
Richmond
Salary
£22128 - £28746 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
21 Jun 2017
Ref
RICHMOND.LH.UK
Contact
Lucy Hurst
Nursing Field
Community Care
Function
Chief Nurse
Job Type
Permanent
Hounslow and Richmond NHS are looking for community nurses!

This NHS Trust is responsible for providing COMMUNITY health services across the London boroughs of Hounslow and Richmond-upon-Thames.  

This service allows the NHS to release patients out of hospital quickly and to provide care to house-bound patients. Involves: palliative care, wound management, medication support, catheter and continence care, and to assess patients' needs for equipment provision. Patients may be acutely unwell, have a long term condition or require intensive and technological care. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone considering community nursing - new nurses will receive a lot of support and be able to shadow community nurses for up to 6 months so that they are confident to work independently. Also, learning and development opportunities are available: Community Nursing Leadership and Management Essentials programmes.

Located in the beautiful area of south west London with train and tube links to take you into central London.
 
Benefits:

- Up to 6 weeks single shared accommodation
- Cost of flight to the UK
- Guided visit to Hounslow and Richmond
- Nurse induction and preceptorship programme
- Support to obtain a bank account

Airport access:

- Heathrow (25 minutes)
- London city (1h30)
- Gatwick (1h20)

Requirements:
- Strong interest in community nursing
- NMC pin number or IELTS level 7

Please send your CV today!