Admiral Nurse Team Manager

  • Location: Sutton
  • Employer: London Borough of Sutton
  • Salary:  Grade 10 (NHS band 8A equivalent) – £48,492 – £57,735 per annum, with earning potential of £58,779 based on performance
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: 36 Hours per week

Admiral Nurses are specialist dementia nurses who work with and support families and carers of people with dementia. Working collaboratively with other professionals, Admiral Nurses seek to improve the quality of life for people with dementia and their carers. They use a range of interventions to help people live positively with the condition and develop skills to improve communication and maintain relationships.

In this specialist role you will act as an expert resource, providing advice on nursing care in relation to clinical interventions, policies, service development and delivery for individuals with dementia and their family carers. You will be supported by Dementia UK through protected Practice Development and Clinical Supervision as well as continuing professional development, including the opportunity to undertake a specialist Admiral Nursing Master’s level module.

You will need to be a registered nurse with significant experience of working with people and families living with dementia and a commitment to practising in a person and way. The post holder will be an exceptional individual who can influence, lead and motivate staff at all levels.

This is an exciting opportunity for a nurse looking for a new challenge wishing to build their skills in this innovative and leading nursing model in a local authority setting.

Please apply online uploading your CV and complete the supporting statement referring to the Person Specification in the role profile.docx

For an informal conversation about the role please contact:

Helen McBryer Admiral Nurse consultant: Tel: 07849833063
E: Helen.McBryer@dementiauk.org

Claire Ferris Business Development Lead Tel: 07748805250
E: claire.ferris@dementiauk.org

Closing date: 1st June
Interview date: Week commencing 8th June – in light of COVID 19 We are hoping to be able hold face to face interviews, however prospective candidates may need to be available via video conferencing for an interview