Admiral Nurse – Band 6

  • Location: London Borough of Harrow
  • Employer: Harrow Council
  • Salary: £34,545-£37,350
  • Contract: Fixed term which may become permanent
  • Hours: 36pw

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Dementia Nurses to join the well-established teams within Harrow Adult Social Care and Harrow Carers as specialist Admiral Nurses in a Fixed Term contract for up to 18 months.

The Admiral Nurse Service will work collaboratively with other professionals and the voluntary sector partners and Dementia UK, through a service collaboration agreement to deliver person-centred support to families and carers of people with dementia across Harrow.  They will deliver evidence based dementia care and a range of therapeutic interventions to help people live positively, develop skills, improve communication and maintain relationships.

You will be employed by the London Borough of Harrow and will work in partnership with Harrow Carers and community and inpatient services across Harrow, focussing particularly on supporting colleagues in primary care. You will be supported by Dementia UK through monthly practice development, clinical supervision and continuing professional development, to maintain excellent standards and specialist skills in dementia care.

This is an opportunity to build your skills and knowledge in a local authority setting and to expand your clinical practice in a rewarding, supportive and forward thinking team.

Link for candidate to apply: https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/916205889

Closing date: 25/10/20

Interview date: TBC

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