Community Sister

Location
Rustington
Salary
£31,365-£37,890
Posted
20 Nov 2020
Closes
18 Dec 2020
Ref
150-EG4758-WST-D
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Band 6

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.
  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of 'Good' with 'Outstanding' features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer - Level 2


Are you an experienced Band 5 Nurse looking to develop your clinical and operational skills, considering a Band 6 role within a community setting?

Or are you an existing Band 6, looking for new challenges?

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Arun Community team for a dynamic and enthusiastic Community Sister. The post involves having overall responsibility for a designated caseload of patients and managing the team's care delivery. You will be responsible for taking the lead in the day to day management of the team, supporting junior colleagues with teaching and coaching. You will need to have a wide range of clinical competencies and the mentorship qualification.

In return, you will receive support and training, structured to your development needs.

If you are patient-centred and committed to delivering high quality care, with excellent communication skills and a "can do" attitude, then this is the job for you.

This post may close earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Correspondence relating to this vacancy will be conducted electronically. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please ensure that you check your emails on a regular basis. References will be requested electronically also; please ensure you provide correct contact details for referees.

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.

Documents to download
  • Job Description Band 6 ( PDF , 228.3 KB )
  • Person spec Band 6 ( PDF , 245.7 KB )
  • About Us ( PDF , 743.4 KB )