Admiral Nurse – Band 6

  • Location: Eyres Court
  • Employer: Order of St John care Trust
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary:£36500-£38500 experience depending

Brief description of the role

This exciting post is collaboration between OSJCT and Dementia UK and is part of OSJCT’s strategy to ensure excellence in care and nursing practice.

As a key member of the Care Quality Team, you will use your skills, knowledge and experience to facilitate improvements in both quality of care and quality of life within the context of relationship centred care, particularly for those residents living with a dementia. You will also be working closely with formal carers and relatives to provide support and advice, including facilitating carer support groups in individual Care Homes.

Although your base will be in Lincolnshire, this post will involve travelling across OSJCT, with the possibility of some overnight stays.

You will be highly motivated, with current clinical therapeutic skills and able to work within the national Admiral Nurses’ Competency Framework as defined by Dementia UK and the Royal College of Nursing.

In return you will be supported by both organisations and have the opportunity to work in partnership to improve the lives and wellbeing of our residents and their families.

The successful candidates should:

  • Hold NMC Level One Registration – RMN/RGN
  • Have a proven track record of facilitating service improvements.
  • Be able to work autonomously, flexibly and travel across the Trust as required.
  • Possess strong process, teaching, organisational and communication skills.

You will be a key member of OSJCT we will ensure you have all the training, support and tools required to be successful in your role. You can also expect benefits such as:

  • 25 Days Holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • AVIVA Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Sick pay
  • Development and progression opportunities
  • “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!

All candidates will be required to have an DBS which is on the update service. All offers are subject to a satisfactory DBS background check

View job description here.

Apply here.

Closing date: 31st January 2020

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