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Community Staff Nurse
Band 5
Part time: 22.5 hours and 30 hours
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Dorset HealthCare University NHS Foundation Trust
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Sturminster Newton Medical Centre
Sturminster Newton
£24,907 - £30,615 p.a., pro rata for part time
Salary period
28/10/2020 23:59
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Community Staff Nurse

Band 5

We currently have two  band 5 vacancies in the Sturminster Newton District Nursing teams for someone who is seeking to broaden their range of skills and knowledge in caring for people in their own environment as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

You will need an understanding of the current primary care , including the management of long term conditions  with excellent communication skills. You will provide high quality clinical care when caring for patients in the community setting within North Dorset.

The post holder will participate in the delivery of skilled autonomous nursing care to patients within their own home, including care at the end of life, wound management, medicines management and as appropriate, assisting the patient to develop self-management skills, this will also include integration with other teams.

Employment in this post requires a Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.  The DBS levies a charge of £40 and the Trust will recover this cost in instalments from your first 3 salary payments.

Applicants who subscribe to the DBS update service and are able to present a valid DBS certificate will not incur a charge.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Sonia Knott
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District Nurse
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Additional information

Vickie Whittingham, Lead District Nurse, North Dorset. Tel. 07825755189