Admiral Nurse – Band 7

  • Location: West Cumberland Hospital, Whitehaven
  • Employer: North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Trust
  • Salary:  £38,890 to £44,503 per year
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen within North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS FT for an Admiral specialist Nurse.

The ideal candidate would be someone with specialist interest in driving forward enhanced Dementia Patient care through clinical and educational work which supports patients and carers.  The successful post holder will work 50% clinically and 50% educationally and must have excellent communication and organisational skills, and an in-depth understanding of caring for patients with Dementia in line with Local and National agendas.

When things get challenging or difficult, Admiral Nurses work alongside people with dementia, and their families: giving them one-to-one support, expert guidance and practical solutions. The unique dementia expertise and experience an Admiral Nurse brings is a lifeline – it helps families to live more positively with dementia in the present, and to face the challenges of tomorrow with more confidence and less fear.

For further details please contact Bob Cochrane, Business Development for Dementia UK:  bob.cochrane@dementiauk.org or Sharron Tolman, Consultant Admiral Nurse: Sharron.tolman@dementiauk.org, tel 07849 828656.

Apply online via the NHS Jobs website.

Closing date: 16th June 2020