District Nurse / Community Nurse (band 5, 6, 7) - Bedfordshire
Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
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):
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.
- Ideal working hours - typically 9-5
- Great hourly rate
- Flexible to expectations
- Working within the community
- Managing your own caseload
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.
- £ 20 - 35 Per hour
- Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 12 Sep 2016
Closes 11 Mar 2017
This job was posted to: Community nurse