Admiral Nurse job vacancies


Admiral Nurse

Location: Ringwood, Hampshire

Employer: Colten Care

Salary: circa £47,000 p/a, plus car allowance

Hours: 40 hours per week

JOIN COLTEN CARE FOR THEIR OPEN EVENT: On Wednesday 4th March 2020 between 3pm-6pm at Fernhill, 122 Ringwood Road, Longham, Ferndown, BH22 9AW. 

Colten Care would like to welcome prospective candidates, including Registered Nurses, Mental Health Nurses and Admiral Nurses to come and speak to Dementia UK and our Consultant Admiral Nurse about opportunities at Colten Care in dementia specialist nursing. 

Due to our exciting partnership with Colten Care we are looking to recruit an additional Admiral Nurse to Colten Care’s existing team. The team is made up of three Admiral Nurses, one of which is a Consultant Admiral Nurse.

We are seeking to recruit an exceptional individual who shares our passion for delivering great dementia care and delivering on our dementia promise; ‘Supporting you to overcome the challenges associated with dementia.’

The primary focus of the role is to deliver specialist dementia nursing expertise to our residents and their families throughout Colten Care. The Admiral Nurse team provides leadership, education, consultancy, expert practice and family support to ensure our residents live well with dementia.

This post is based at their head office in Ringwood with a peripatetic role supporting a cluster of nearby dementia communities, two of which are rated ‘outstanding’. The role also offers support to our elderly frail communities in the surrounding area. As part of our community offer you will also play a key role in the local community sharing your expertise and knowledge.

This is a high-profile senior role with the potential to make a real difference. The post includes practical, clinical care of residents within Colten Care’s homes whilst providing families with psycho-social assessment and interventions to support them in their journey as family carers. In collaboration with the Consultant Admiral Nurse there is a wider remit of consultation, education and evaluation, acting as the ‘expert resource’ for dementia at Colten Care.

out more via the Colten Care website.

Closing date: 11 March 2020

Interview date: 20 March 2020


Admiral Nurse – Band 7

Location: East Berkshire

Employer: Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Salary: £39,332 to £45,534 pa

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Are you a nurse passionate about dementia care for young people with dementia?

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, registered nurse to meet the multiple, and often complex, needs of families affected by young onset dementia.

Berkshire Healthcare Trust, in partnership with Dementia UK, is looking to recruit a part-time Band 7 Admiral Nurse with a passion for working with families living with young onset dementia. The role is ideal for nurses looking for a new challenge and who wish to build their skills in this innovative and leading nursing model.

You will be employed by Berkshire Healthcare Trust and be an integral part of their delivery model supporting the person with dementia and their families and carers. Developing effective partnerships will be a key part of the role with particular focus on supporting colleagues in the Younger People With Dementia (YPWD) Charity.

In return for your passion and commitment Dementia UK offers a 2-day induction programme, ongoing monthly clinical supervision and practice development, the opportunity to be supported to undertake a specialist Masters level module as well as a competitive salary, pension and travel reimbursement scheme.

Base will either be Bracknell/ Maidenhead/Slough as the role covers East Berkshire.

via the NHS jobs website.

Closing date: 19 February 2020

Interview date: 6 March 2020


Admiral Nurse – Band 6

Location: Wallasey (with occasional travel across Merseyside)

Employer: Chapel House Dementia Resource Community

Salary: £28,050 FTE (£13,459.68 to £14,592.47 per year)

Contract: 2 years fixed term

Hours: 18 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a registered nurse to join the Chapel House DRC as a Band 6 Admiral Nurse.

The primary focus of the Admiral Nurse role is to provide and influence the clinical leadership and delivery of person-centred and relationship-centred dementia care, whilst supporting the best practice the staff across Mariners Park. Mariners Park is a 16-acre estate with views of the River Mersey and the iconic Liverpool waterfront. This retirement community contains 125 homes, comprised of one- or two-bedroomed houses, apartments and bungalows, including an extra care housing scheme and the estate also has a care home which provides both residential and nursing care, including short stay respite care.

Under the supervision of a Band 7 Admiral Nurse Clinical Team Lead, and alongside a team of  band 6 and 7 Admiral Nurses working with other partner organisations you will deliver evidence based dementia care and will improve the experience of carers and families affected by dementia for beneficiaries of Mariners Park providing support, expert guidance and practical solutions. You will also provide advice and support to staff working at the Care Home and on the Estate to increase their expertise in supporting individuals with dementia

Dementia UK will support you to maintain and strengthen your clinical expertise as a specialist nurse through monthly clinical supervision and Practice and Professional Development.  You’ll 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 applicants will be NMC registered with post-registration clinical experience of working with people with dementia and their carers/families in different settings, along with formal knowledge of dementia acquired through clinical post-graduate training/education.

an informal conversation about the role, please contact Cathrina Moore cathrina.moore@dementiaresourcecommunity.co.uk  – 0151 3532043

Closing date: TBC

Interview date: TBC


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