TFS Healthcare
5 Sep 2016
Whitstable, Kent, England
Community nurse
Job level:
Qualified (non-manager)
Part time
Contract type:
£ 20 - 35 Per hour
Closing date:
4 Mar 2017

We are actively looking for a number of district nurse's with a passion for a mobile role in the community. We have opportunities to work 2, 3, 4 or 5 days a week on a rolling contract or ad-hoc shifts depending on what is perfect for you.

Paragraph About The Client:

Our clients are leading NHS trusts actively looking to expand their team at a number of different locations nationwide. Our clients are looking for district nurses working at a band 5, 6 and 7 to work at various locations providing care within the community.

About The Role:

Duties of district nurse may include:

  • Wound care - leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, surgical wounds and lacerations
  • Catheterisation - male, female and supra-pubic
  • Injections - IM, Sub-cut
  • Compression bandaging
  • IVs - PICC line antibiotic administration, flushing, dressing and bung change
  • Holistic assessment
  • Palliative Care

About The Individual:

As a district nurse you will be caring for people in the community including older people, people with physical disabilities, sensory impairment, terminal illness, dementia - and their carers / dependents - in their home, in clinics or intermediate care community healthcare environment.

TFS Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.

TFS Healthcare will make reasonable adjustments and provide support for anyone who needs it either to apply or to succeed in the role. We will also support people to access our clients' organisations with sensitivity, respect and care.

About TFS Healthcare

TFS Healthcare is a specialist nursing agency that runs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

An independently owned company, our years of recruitment experience coupled with our extensive knowledge of the healthcare industry means we are able to offer effective solutions to all our clients’ needs. We place all specialities of nurses in both temporary and permanent jobs nationwide. Specialists in providing last minute cover, we appreciate and understand how challenging it can be finding replacement/temporary staff, we use our extensive bank of fully compliant, referenced, high quality staff to make the process a lot easier for the client. Our sophisticated database means our consultants are able to find you an available, local nurse within a matter of minutes. Not only do we have a database of high calibre permanent and temporary candidates, built on recommendations and referrals, we also have the ability to headhunt for very specific specialities.

We aim to build long term relationships with our clients and offer a single point of contact meaning your TFS consultant fully understands your recruitment needs. We have a dedicated team of experienced consultants who offer a level of customer service that other agencies simply do not or cannot offer.

The high level of customer service does not stop with the clients, as a TFS Healthcare candidate you will experience a service that is very different to any other agency within this competitive industry. The single point of contact that we offer also extends to our candidates meaning your consultant knows you on a personal level and understands both your clinical and financial needs. We also have a dedicated and experienced payroll team that crucially is located in the same office as our consultants and is therefore able to liaise directly with them.

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