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Community Nurse

  • Job reference: AZ256
  • Location: Merseyside
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: General Healthcare
Job description: This role will require an experienced community nurse that will be responsible for providing highly skilled nursing care to the residents of Knowsley, promoting the health of the population and reducing the effects of ill health and disability and maximising the individual's potential for independence.

These roles are available on a full-time basis with an immediate start. The contract is for approximately 3 months.

A driver with access to a vehicle is essential.

On a day to day basis you will:
-Support & deliver care to patients who have been admitted to the Community Health Team Caseload and will co-ordinate with support the Team's approach to care delivery on a day to day basis.
-Assess plan and implement a plan of care for individual patients.
-Improve clinical outcomes for patients by enabling them to function independently by increasing their choice to remain in their own home/community and reduce the need for, or prevent inappropriate hospital admission.

You must have experience in the following areas:
- Wound care, including:
* Leg ulcer care
* Chronic wounds
* Pressure ulcers
* Lacerations
* Post-surgical wounds
- Non-oral medication administration, including:
* Insulin, OD and if required, BD regimes, including blood glucose and ketone monitoring
- Continence care
* Female, male and supra-pubic urinary catheters
* Continence assessments, treatments, reviews and product provision if required following assessment

You must have at least 12 months previous NHS experience as an RGN to apply for this role!

If you are interested, Service Care Health offer a £150 bonus to all clinical staff upon registration.

Note: If you have a colleague or friend who may be interested in the following role, Service Care Health offer a £250 pound bonus for referrals.

For more information about this role, please contact Adam at Service Care Health on 01772 208 961 or at adam.zyda@servicecarehealth.org.uk.

The benefits of Service Care Health:
* Twice weekly payroll runs ensuring weekly pay
* Ltd & PAYE payment options available
* £250 training allowance
* Competitive pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialists consultants offering a single point of contact
* National provider of Healthcare staff to over 40 different NHS trusts and over 200 local authorities
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge
* Professional compliance solutions available
* Uniforms provided