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Job summary

Main area
Learning Disability
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
329-WAR235
Employer
North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Hollins Park Hospital
Town
Warrington
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
Closing
25/08/2017 23:59
North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust logo

Senior Nurse Practitioner

Band 6

Formed in 2002, 5 Boroughs Partnership achieved NHS Foundation Trust status in early 2010 and has established itself as a leading provider of mental health services regionally and nationally by delivering innovative approaches to providing high quality services. In 2011 the business expanded to incorporate community service provision enabling the Trust to begin to design and deliver integrated high quality care services. This is a large, dynamically changing and complex multi sited organisation employing around 4,000 staff.

We are committed to providing safe, compassionate care and look to appoint people who are as passionate about patient care as we are.

 

Due to retirement we have an opportunity for a band 6 Senior Nurse Practitioner in Warrington Community Learning Disabilities Team.

The team work with individuals in the community who have diverse needs which range from Profound Multiple Learning Disability, behaviours that challenge, Autism with Learning Disability and mental health needs.

You will be adaptable and embracing of change. You will have an understanding of national drivers in the field of Learning Disability and be able to demonstrate how you can contribute to take these strategies forward with the team.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Successful candidates will either have a valid DBS check with the Trust or will be required to pay for the cost of the DBS Disclosure which is £47.50 for an enhanced disclosure, the cost of which will be deducted from first salary.

As an employee of North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Trust, you will receive the following benefits:

• Free 24 hour access to our Health and Well-being Centre and Gym at the Hollins Park site, including tai chi and pilates classes
• 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays (29 days after 5 years’ and 33 days after 10 years’ service)
• Access to the NHS pension scheme
• The opportunity to access a range of NHS discounts, such as the NHS Electronics Scheme, Salary Sacrifice Car and Bikes for Staff Schemes
• Regular supervision and access to a range of training courses at our Education Centre
• Access to our Library at Hollins Park House, providing resources to support you in your development and/or research

We are committed to the delivery of outstanding care for our patients. The successful candidate will share this commitment and demonstrate both our Trust values and our culture of compassionate care.

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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

Sandra Bardsley (Clinical Manager)
Tel: 01744 457278

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01925 664431