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Medway NHS Foundation Trust
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Medway NHS Foundation Trust
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum/pro rata
23/08/2018 23:59
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Trust Wide Discharge Support Nurse

Band 6



Trust Wide Discharge Support Nurse

Directorate: Planned Care

Band: 6

Salary:  £28,050 - £36,644 per annum/pro rata

Interview Date: C/W 3rd of September 2018

Here at Medway, we pride ourselves on working together as one to ensure that our shared vision of Better, Best, Brilliant is achieved.

With strong leadership the day to day experience for our teams is a great one, staff are valued, excellent quality care is provided and the passion for continuous improvement is high.

 Our Trust is a great choice for people who want to develop their career in an ambitious and dynamic environment; we also offer an excellent benefits package which includes onsite childcare facilities, various salary sacrifice schemes and a generous annual leave entitlement.

We are recruiting for a Trust Wide Discharge Support Nurse who shares our ambition and vision to deliver the Best of Care by the Best People and has the drive to take us forward, by ensuring that the Trust continues to be the first choice for patients and our staff.

The successful post holder will be an enthusiastic, dynamic individual to undertake the role of Discharge Nurse.

The Trust Discharge Team work across the Hospital site case managing complex patient pathways, the Team work across a 7 day Rota as part of a highly motivated, skilled and dedicated workforce supporting patients through a complex journey from hospital back into the community.

We welcome applicants from staff in band 5 roles looking to progress into band 6 posts with required skills and experience.

Our culture and values are what drives Medway NHS Foundation Trust and is the heartbeat of who we are as an organisation. It is important that you understand and to refer to our values when you are completing your application and always reflect our values throughout your employment with the Trust.

Our values are Bold, Every Person Counts, Sharing and Open and Together. We are inspiring and ambitious, respectful and supportive, open and we speak up, we are inclusive and responsible.

To contribute to our exciting future and become part of our team, apply today.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Tarina Phillips
Clinical Lead for Patient Flow

If you have problems applying, contact

01634 830000 ext 3966