Band 7 Rural & Remote Senior Nurse - Island of Alderney

Guernsey, Crown Dependencies
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
10 Nov 2020
10 Dec 2020

Job Description

Applications are invited for a committed and experienced senior Band 7 Ward and Community Nurse to lead the Nursing team at the local Hospital on the beautiful Isle of Alderney, in the Channel Islands.
The site has 14 Continuing-Care beds and 8 Acute-Care beds are used for medical, post-operative surgical, maternity or paediatric care.
You will rotate across all areas of care, including acute admissions, elderly care and treatment rooms, while also providing community healthcare services.

Reporting to the Lead Nurse for Inpatient Services on the nearby main island of Guernsey you will be the most senior Nurse on the island of Alderney.
This is a unique local hospital, delivering a diverse range of healthcare services for the almost 2,300 people of Alderney, overseen Guernsey who has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.

The current Guernsey Band 6 salary is up to £55,315 plus an annual bonus of £1,286 and higher penalty rates; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.

The island of Alderney is in the Channel Islands, located near Guernsey and not far from the French coast.
The island boasts elegant beaches, historic fortifications, and a small castle, all part of a unique island community.

Person requirements:
Registered Nurse with full registration with the NMC.
Current or recent experience at Band 6 level or equivalent in a wide range of clinical settings.
The ability to show leadership and a
flexible approach to a totally unique rural and remote setting.
Completion of a mentorship qualification.

The benefits of working in Alderney (States of Guernsey) include:
- First 3 months accommodation free
- A higher-than-UK salary.
- An annual bonus of £1,286 each February
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- No Council tax or VAT
- A relocation payment of £6,600*
- On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive

We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Nursing staff.
As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the unique challenges of Rural and Remote Nursing has placed us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.

For an insight into Jarrodean as a Consultancy and for a summary of all current roles visit Apply

If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.

Ref: ALD220-ALD

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