Pulse Community Healthcare
20 May 2016
Bristol, City of Bristol, England
Intensive care nurse, Community nurse
Job level:
Qualified (non-manager)
Full time
Contract type:
£ 25000 - 30000 Per year
Closing date:
17 Nov 2016
Complex Care Community Nurse - Bristol

Complex Care Community Nurse - Monday to Friday - Bristol

Why Work for Pulse Community Healthcare?

Nurse led service

Access to our exclusive revalidation platform

Ongoing training and development

Train the trainer certification

Chance to develop other members of staff so they can achieve their full potential

Contribute to a service that allows our clients to live independently within their own homes

The role:

This is permanent, full time, Monday to Friday vacancy based at our Bristol branch. Successful candidates will be committed providing high quality and safe clinical practice under the guidance and structure of the clinical governance framework.

The Community nurse is responsible for overseeing all clinical aspects of care provision for complex, fast track and rapid response packages of care within the Bristol area. They ensure all support staff are able to perform specific clinical interventions through training, team meetings and competency sign off - all within our clinical framework:

Ensuring implementation of the 6 Cs

Undertaking comprehensive clinical risk assessments

Maintaining best practise and promoting independence

Facilitating and educating carers within packages; including compliance

Managing own clinical caseload of clients

Developing Client specific specialist training and compliance needs

Producing and implementing clinical care plans

Reviewing and monitoring clinical aspects of care packages

Managing client’s clinical needs and maintaining relationships

Liaising with other healthcare professionals within the clients’ MDT

Participate within the Branch on call system

Managing a caseload of Packages of Care from the initial assessment

Undertake comprehensive risk assessments

Review and monitor care packages

Undertake client visits within the community

Identify Specialist training needs of Candidates

Ensure care packages are fully compliant with Service level agreements

About us:

Pulse Community Healthcare was launched to deliver highly complex person-centred care packages to enable individuals to live within their own homes and communities for as long and as independently as possible.

Our local presence means we understand local communities and this has been hugely beneficial for our clients. You can be confident too that our quality assurance and clinical governance procedures are robust and not only meet, but exceed UK legal requirements.

About you:

You will be a Registered General Nurse (Valid NMC PIN essential) with good experience within an ITU or HDU environment. Experience working with tracheostomies and ventilators is vital - you must feel confident in your ability to assess others carrying out these clinical interventions as all of our clients have complex needs.

A car driver and owner is essential due to this role being predominantly community based

About Pulse Community Healthcare

Pulse Community Healthcare is a leading UK provider of complex person-centred care packages. Our specialist healthcare teams support people with a variety of conditions and disabilities to live their life as independently as possible, in their own homes.

Working in close partnership with our client’s family, friends, carers and commissioners, as well as other healthcare professionals, local organisations and hospital teams, we assess and understand our individual client needs.

Resourced by experienced and highly trained support workers and community nurses, our customised care packages are devised to the highest clinical standards delivering person-centred care, quality of life and most importantly client independence.

We are continuously recruiting support workers, carers and registered nurses to join our teams across the UK. You’ll provide responsive and supportive services to clients in the community, in order for them to reach and maintain maximum independence.

Working with Pulse gives you access to professional development support and clinical supervision. We offer competitive salaries based on experience and qualifications, along with excellent staff benefits.

Would you like the opportunity to develop and deliver a unique, innovative service based on the principles of quality, safety and best practice in a forward thinking company? Then contact us to find out more.

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