Nursing Associate

Location
Lancing
Salary
£21,892-£24,157 pa (pro rata)
Posted
07 Jan 2021
Closes
18 Jan 2021
Ref
150-EG5069-WST-A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Band 4

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


We have an exciting opportunity to offer a motivated individual who is interested in working with the Lancing Community team.

We are looking for a Band 4 Nursing Associate, who will work independently under the guidance and direction of the Senior Nurse, to support and deliver a range of clinical activities in line with patients' individual care and treatment plans.

Applicants must have a Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care (Adult Nursing), as well as excellent clinical, communication and team-working skills.

We offer a comprehensive induction programme and excellent ongoing professional development opportunities.

Your role will include participating in audit, and supporting Healthcare Assistants and Student Nurses on placements within the team.

A willingness to develop new skills and embrace change is expected. You will need the ability to work autonomously and demonstrate initiative with sound clinical knowledge and judgement.

Informal visits prior to interview would be welcomed.

Candidates must have a driving licence and use of a car for work purposes. Applications from Assistant Practitioners with a willingness to undertake additional training are welcomed.

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
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