Community Staff Nurse in Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust Loughton,England,UnitedKingdom

Full Time

Website Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

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About the job

Job Overview

The post holder will be responsible for assessment of care needs, development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care for patients within the Team Leader’s sphere of care.

The post holder works without direct supervision and is responsible for nursing care for the geographical area including weekends and evenings.

The community team of West Essex is part of the wider Hertfordshire and West Essex Integrated Care System supporting Out of Hospital Care to support West Essex Residents. The post holder will be working as part of the Primary Care Aligned Team (PACT) supporting the Epping North and LBC (Loughton, Buckhurst Hill and Chigwell) Primary Care Networks with a focus on prevention of admissions and facilitating hospital discharges

Main duties of the job

Clinical & Professional Duties

  • Takes responsibility for a patient or a defined group of patients within their own homes or elsewhere as defined by the Senior Nurse.
  • Undertake comprehensive nursing assessments to identify the patient’s physical and environmental needs.
  • Plans, evaluates and prioritises interventions and care for patients within his/her sphere of responsibility.
  • Leads the clinical nursing management of the caseload’s most dependent patients. Determines, in liaison with the Senior Nurse the frequency, type and monitors the efficacy of patient care offered.
  • Regularly review caseload patient care, informing the Senior Nurse of any changes made.
  • Establish priorities in his/her workload – organising his/her workload to make effective use of time.
  • To act up in the Senior Nurse’s absence.
  • Responsible for the delivery of nursing care for a geographical area including weekends and evenings.

Working for our organisation

Are you a qualified nurse who enjoys working in partnership with patients and their families? Would you like to work in a Trust graded as Outstanding by the CQC for the End of Life care provided? We are currently looking to employ a Band 5 Community Nurse for our Epping Locality Community team based at Loughton. The community team of West Essex is part of the wider Hertfordshire and West Essex Integrated Care System supporting Out of Hospital Care to support West Essex Residents. The post holder will be working as part of the Primary Care Aligned Team (PACT) supporting the LBC Primary Care Network with a focus on prevention of admissions and facilitating hospital discharges.

As a community nurse you will develop expertise in wound care, supporting patients with long term conditions, palliative and end of life care among other skills. You will be supported to develop skills and confidence required to manage a delegated caseload of patients.

The community nursing service is commissioned to provide services between 7am and 11pm, seven days a week, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Applicants will be required to work a shift pattern within these hours as part of the role although flexibility is taken into consideration.

Being a driver and having a car that can be utilised for work purposes is essential.

In return of your commitment, the Trust offers a wide range of training opportunities and career development and salary sacrifice lease car scheme.

PLEASE ENSURE THAT AS PART OF YOUR APPLICATION YOU INCLUDE PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES WITH BUSINESS CONTACT INFORMATION COVERING YOUR LAST 3 YEAR EMPLOYMENT HISTORY.

WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT PERSONAL OR CHARACTER REFERENCES

As a newly appointed employee you are responsible for incurring the cost of your initial DBS check relevant to your post, the amount will be deducted from your first salary with the Trust.

Applications for Job Share are positively welcomed

Our Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We particularly welcome applications from people with experience of using mental health services. We also hold the Disability two tick symbol and have made the pledge to commit to employing more people with learning disabilities, we encourage people with a disability to apply. If you require this application form in another format i.e. Braille or audio tape etc, please contact the Recruitment Department on 01375 364513 or email epunft.recruitment.adverts@nhs.net and we can arrange for this to be dispatched to you.

The Trust has the right to expire vacancies prior to the closing date if they so wish. The Trust makes every attempt to contact all applicants and we strongly advise that you check the email account which is registered with NHS Jobs regularly, we would advise however due to the high number of applications we receive that if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff to undertake this commitment. Applicants will be subject to robust safer recruitment processes.

Covid Vaccination

Although Covid vaccinations are no longer a mandatory requirement within the NHS we continue to encourage and support the vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against Covid19. The safety of our staff and patients is a top priority for us at EPUT.

If you would like to book a Covid vaccination or would like more information please contact us by emailing epunft.cv19hr@nhs.net.

Company: Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Loughton,England,UnitedKingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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