Band 6 Deputy Team Leader (Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham)
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust works across London. We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among the top employers in London. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home
A Deputy Team Leader role is required within Community Nursing, based within the Inner London Boroughs of Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster. This is a Band 6 role, working on a full-time, permanent basis.
The Deputy Team Leader will be required to provide nursing care as part of the Primary Care Team to Patients in various community settings. They will actively monitor, maintain and develop the service provided. The post holder will be responsible for managing the caseload and team, with the support of the Team Leader. They will deliver a proactive, case managed approach for patients with long term care needs.
The ideal candidate for this role must be an RGN/RN with current registration, and be willing to provide evidence of recent and continuing post-registration professional education and training. They will have experience of working with patients with complex health needs, and implementing evidence based care in practice, as well as undertaking comprehensive health needs assessments and writing care plans.
The successful post holder should have knowledge of the Principles of care for patients with long term conditions, relevant NSF’s and other national standards. They will also have knowledge of the NMC Code of Professional Conduct and application to practice.
Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours. We offer a range of benefits that include accommodation loans, season travel tickets, childcare assistance, cycle to work schemes and much more. To have a full look at our benefits and what it’s like working for us please go here: www.clch.nhs.uk/staffbenefits
At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 31.9% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has an active BME and LGBT Network that attend London events throughout the year, such as London Pride.
Applications will be shortlisted on 12th/13th July for interview on 25th/26th July AND 26th/27th July for interview on 8th/9th August