Employer: South West Yorkshire NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: £38,890 to £44,503 per year
Hours: Full time
The Wakefield Admiral Nurse Team is looking for a highly skilled, driven nurse with a passion for supporting carers and people living with dementia. You will work at the head of a small team of nurses who support carers of people living with dementia in the Wakefield and 5 towns district.
The role involves a full clinical caseload, developing and running support groups, attending and speaking at events that aim to improve and maintain a dementia friendly community and liaison with a large MDT in the memory service and beyond. You will work closely with families of people living with dementia, sometimes over extended periods. You will also act as line manager and provide support to the other nurse in the team.
You will be employed by South West Yorkshire NHS Foundation Trust and you will be supported by Dementia UK through practice development, clinical supervision and continuing professional development, to maintain excellent standards and specialist skills in dementia care.
For an informal conversation about the role please contact Charlotte Harris-Sutton, Business Development Officer.