Admiral Nurse – Band 7, Clinic

  • Location: Staffordshire
  • Employer: Dementia UK
  • Salary: £37,670 – £43,772
  • Hours: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week
  • Contract: 2 years, fixed-term
  • Closing date: 14th August 2020 at 5pm
  • Interview date: TBC

Summary of Responsibilities:

The post holder will be expected to work within a defined geographical area to develop, set up and deliver local Admiral Nurse clinics. The Admiral Nurse Clinic will be available for anyone within the defined area, who has been assessed by the Admiral Nurse as needing support.

The post holder will provide both one off and ongoing support to families via the agreed clinic setting.  The post holder will also work within the agreed setting/ location to provide specialist advice and support as appropriate.

The post holder will:

  • Provide consultancy, support and guidance to families living with Dementia
  • Work collaboratively with health/social care and the voluntary sector when appropriate to support best practice in dementia care
  • Promote the use of the implementation of evidence based dementia care and provide leadership in improving the experience of carers/families affected by dementia
  • Where appropriate contribute to and support the delivery of key quality and performance indicators and evidence impact relating to the experience of families.
  • Apply the Admiral Nurse Competency framework at a specialist, enhanced or advanced level   including person-centred care, therapeutic skills, and triadic relationships, sharing  knowledge, best practice and critical reflective practice.

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To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@dementiauk.org

 

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