Nursing Associate or Assistant Practitioner

£21,892-£24,157 pa (pro rata)
08 Jan 2021
18 Jan 2021
Contract Type
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 motivated individuals interested in working with the Cissbury Integrated Care Primary Care Network (PCN) Community team based at Durrington Health Centre.

We are looking for Band 4 Registered Nursing Associates or Associate Practitioners, who will work independently with the guidance and direction of the Registered Nurses, to support and deliver a range of clinical activities in line with patients' individual care and treatment plans. The roles will include participating in audit, and supporting Healthcare Assistants and student nurses on placements within the team.

Applicants must have excellent clinical, communication and team-working skills. Experience of working in the community would be an advantage.

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

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

Candidates must have a driving licence and use of a car for work purposes.

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
  • Nursing Associate ( PDF , 343.4 KB )
  • Nursing Associate ( PDF , 343.4 KB )
  • Assistant Practitioner Person Spec ( PDF , 234.4 KB )
  • JD for Assistant Practitioner ( PDF , 260.5 KB )
  • About Us ( PDF , 743.4 KB )