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Community Nursing
Band 6
Full time 37.5 hour a week
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London North West Healthcare NHS Trust
Employer type
Mattock Lane Health Centre
£30,247 to £39,708 pa inc
28/09/2017 23:59
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District Nurse

Band 6

London North West Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

Are you a qualified District Nurse looking for an opportunity to develop and lead nursing services to people in their own homes? Would you like to be part of a team that is rapidly developing joint working with our partners in other health, social and non-statutory care providers? Then we would welcome your application for this pivotal role in our Community Nursing Team.

You will need to be motivated with a wish to excel in patient care. Our services are working with our partners towards seamless patient pathways using the Whole Systems Integrated Care approach.
The post holder will be part of an integrated team responsible for the planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care needs to patients within the community.

In London North West Healthcare’s recent CQC inspection report Ealing Community Services was recognised as having “numerous development opportunities and career development”. Overall the service was rated as good.

You will be supported in your role by, District Nurse Team Manager, Specialist Community Practitioner, Advanced Community Practitioner and the Matron
We believe in your development and support staff via our dedicated educational leads, mentorship and clinical supervision. We have a range of educational opportunities and candidates will be supported in undertaking their relevant development programe

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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

For further information and to arrange an informal visit please contact Leah Githura

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 967 5291