Admiral Nurse – Band 6

  • Location: Brooklands Health Centre, Wolverhampton
  • Employer: Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Salary: £31,365 – £37,890 per annum
  • Contract: Fixed term
  • Hours: 37.5 Hours per week

Job description

Due to an exciting new collaboration with Dementia UK and Wolverhampton CCG, Black Country Health Care NHS Foundation Trust are seeking to recruit an exceptional individual with a passion for and experience of providing specialist dementia care, to join our Admiral nurse service as a band 6 Admiral Nurse. This new service will provide specialist dementia support for families and their carers across the locality.

Employed by Black Country Health Care NHSFT you will receive support from Dementia UK to maintain and strengthen your clinical expertise as a specialist nurse, through clinical supervision and practice and professional development. You will become part of a network of Admiral Nurses and will have the opportunity to access relevant post graduate courses and develop professionally, informed by the Admiral Nurse Competency Framework.

The successful applicant will be NMC registered with post-registration clinical experience of working with people with dementia and their carers/supporters in different settings , along with formal knowledge of dementia acquired through clinical post graduate training/education.

To find out more about the role of an Admiral Nurse, candidates are also encouraged to complete Dementia UKs free on line Pre Admiral Nurse eLearning course. This could also be in advance of the interview or upon offer of employment being made prior to starting in post .Details can be found on Dementia UK website.

If you consider that you have the skills, abilities, and passion to join the team please contact Jen Langford Business development Dementia UK, Justine Tomlinson (Consultant Admiral Nurse) or Colleen Coley (Service Manager Black Country Health Care NHSFT) for an informal discussion about the role.

For further details/informal visits contact:

Manager email address: Colleen.Coley2@nhs.net
Telephone number: 07971073195

Additional contact information:

Jen.Langford@dementiauk.org07747372928
Justine.Tomlinson@dementiauk.org07833232986

For more information, and to apply, visit the NHS jobs site here

Closing date: 26th January 2021

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