Admiral Nurse job vacancies

Admiral Nurse, Band 6

Employer: Elmham Surgery

Location: Dereham, post holder will be expected to work across South Norfolk

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract: 1 year fixed term

This is an exciting opportunity for one experienced, registered nurse to play an instrumental role in developing a new service in Norfolk to meet the multiple, and often complex, needs of families affected by dementia.

The service operates across the localities of Norwich, North Norfolk and South Norfolk, with two nurses based in each locality and employed by the corresponding host organisation. We currently have a vacancy in the South Norfolk locality, for a one year fixed term position. Secondment opportunities would be considered at the discretion of the current employing organisation.

The main purpose of this role is to provide specialist dementia nursing expertise and support to those affected by dementia, with a specific focus on family carers/ supporters who experience difficulties within the localities of Central Norfolk.

This post is delivered in partnership with Dementia UK who will support you to maintain and strengthen your clinical expertise as a specialist nurse through monthly clinical supervision and practice & professional development. You will become part of a national network of Admiral Nurses, you will have the opportunity to access a post-graduate course in dementia nursing and develop professionally informed by the Admiral Nurse Competency Framework.

You will be part of a team of Admiral Nurses managed and led by an Admiral Nurse Clinical Lead.

Admiral Nursing is a challenging, demanding and often rewarding role. If you are looking for a career development opportunity and have the skills and attributes to become an Admiral Nurse please contact Emma Krzyz, Admiral Nurse Clinical Lead emma.krzyz1@nhs.net, or Charlotte Harris, Business Development Officer charlotte.harris@dementiauk.org, for an informal discussion.

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Apply online via the NHS jobs website.

Closing date: Tuesday 27th November 2018

Proposed interview date: Tuesday 11th December 2018


Admiral Nurse, Band 7

Employer: Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

Location: East Devon: Exmouth (covering Woodbury, Exmouth, Budleigh, Topsham)

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Salary: £33,222 – £43,041

Contract: Substantive

As part of an exciting new service development, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust is working in partnership with the charity Dementia UK to provide a new Admiral Nursing service, focused on supporting families affected by dementia.

Admiral Nurses are specialist dementia nurses who offer expert practical, clinical and emotional support to families involved in the care of a person with dementia with complex needs. Based within the multi-disciplinary community team and working alongside nurses, therapists, primary care, social care and the third sector, you will also benefit from being a part of a Clinical Network of Admiral Nurses working across the East Devon area.

We are looking for an exceptional, registered (adult / mental health / learning disability) nurse with a passion for, and significant experience of, providing person-centred and relationship-centred dementia care.  Combining direct work with families with supporting the best practice of health and social care professionals, you will call upon your impressive knowledge of  bio-psychosocial interventions to improve the experience of carers / families affected by dementia.

The post holder will need to have the ability to work in a variety of settings including seeing carers and families individually, running groups and some teaching/training – balancing a clinical caseload with developing and maintaining a service.

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.

If you are interested in the Admiral Nurse posts and would like to contact more, please contact Rachel Johnstone, Dementia UK on 07876 442923.

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Apply online via the NHS jobs website.

Closing date: Monday 12th November 2018

Proposed interview date: Wednesday 21st November 2018


Admiral Nurse, Band 7

Employer: Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

Location: Honiton

Hours: 37.5

Salary: £33,222 – £43,041

Contract: Fixed term (3 years)

As part of an exciting new service development, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust is working in partnership with the charity Dementia UK to provide a new Admiral Nursing service, focused on supporting families affected by dementia.

Admiral Nurses are specialist dementia nurses who offer expert practical, clinical and emotional support to families involved in the care of a person with dementia with complex needs. Based within the muti-disciplinary community team and working alongside nurses, therapists, primary care, social care and the third sector, you will also benefit from being a part of a Clinical Network of Admiral Nurses working across the East Devon area.

We are looking for an exceptional, registered (adult / mental health / learning disability) nurse with a passion for, and significant experience of, providing person-centred and relationship-centred dementia care.  Combining direct work with families with supporting the best practice of health and social care professionals, you will call upon your impressive knowledge of  bio-psychosocial interventions to improve the experience of carers / families affected by dementia.

The post holder will need to have the ability to work in a variety of settings including seeing carers and families individually, running groups and some teaching/training – balancing a clinical caseload with developing and maintaining a service.

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.

If you are interested in the Admiral Nurse posts and would like to contact more, please contact Rachel Johnstone, Dementia UK on 07876 442923.

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Apply online via the NHS jobs website.

Closing date: Monday 12th November 2018


Admiral Nurse, Band 6

Employer: Northamptonshire Adult Social Services

Location: Kettering/ working across Northamptonshire

Hours: 37.5

Salary: 28,050 – £36,644 per annum (band 6 AFC)

Contract: Permanent

Are you an experienced Nurse? Passionate about dementia care? We need you!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced registered nurse to join the Admiral Nurse Team at Northamptonshire Adult Social Services (NASS) on a substantive basis in the role of Admiral Nurse.

The primary focus of the Admiral Nurse role is to provide specialist dementia nursing expertise and support to those affected by dementia, with a specific focus on family carers across Northamptonshire.

Through person centred holistic care the Admiral Nurse will meet the multiple, and often complex, needs of families affected by dementia. You will improve the experience of carers and families affected by dementia by providing support, expert guidance and practical solutions. Based in the Holistic Intermediate Care Team within NASS the Admiral Nurse will work with other health and care professionals across a range of services locally.

This post is delivered in partnership with Dementia UK who will support you to maintain and strengthen your clinical expertise as a specialist nurse through monthly clinical supervision and practice & professional development. You will become part of a national network of Admiral Nurses, you will have the opportunity to access a post-graduate course in dementia nursing and develop professionally informed by the Admiral Nurse Competency Framework.

Further information regarding the main duties and responsibilities of the Admiral Nurse role can be found in the attached job description and person specification. We are also pleased to share the first evaluation report for the service with potential candidates, we hope this will give you a flavour of the role and opportunities it offers to the successful candidate.

For an informal conversation about the role please contact Vicky Davies, Admiral Nurse Clinical Lead (Victoria.Davies@nass.uk.net/ 07557 800938) or Charlotte Harris, Business Development Officer (Charlotte.harris@demenitauk.org / 07876 442534).

To apply, download the vacancy information pack (zip file) and return your application form to charlotte.harris@dementiauk.org

Closing date: Wednesday 28 November 2018

Proposed interview date: Friday 14 December 2018


Admiral Nurse, Band 7

Employer: Essex Partnership University Foundation Trust

Location: Colchester

Hours: 37.5

Salary: £33,222 – £43,041 Per Annum (band 7 AFC)

Contract: 2 years fixed term

Due to an exciting new partnership with Dementia UK an exciting opportunity has arisen for two registered nurses to join Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) as Band 7 Admiral Nurses.

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. The Admiral Nurse team will improve the experience of carers and families affected by dementia by providing support, expert guidance and practical solutions.

The Admiral Nurse Clinical Team Lead will hold a reduced case load, whilst supervising the two Band 6 Admiral Nurses. As well as direct casework with families, the Admiral Nurse will support the best practice of other health and social care professionals across EPUT and offer support to carers via community-based clinics and support groups.

The service will operate as a partnership between Dementia UK and EPUT as the host organisation. 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 also 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 applicants will be NMC registered with significant post-registration clinical experience of working with people with dementia and their carers/supporters in different settings, including community.  It is essential that applicants have experience of training other staff using a variety of methods, as well as experience of supporting an organisation wide project working in partnership with, and engaging key stakeholders.

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact either Rachel Lofthouse, EPUT (rachellofthouse@nhs.net – 01206 228970), or Maisie Ogier, Business Development Officer, Dementia UK (Maisie.Ogier@dementiauk.org  – 07849 828866).

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Admiral Nurse, Band 6

Employer: Chapel House DRC

Location: Wirral

Hours: 30

Chapel House Dementia Resource Centre in partnership with Dementia UK are recruiting Admiral Nurses! Due to the expansion of our dementia services we are looking to recruit another Admiral Nurse to join our team. The Admiral Nurse will provide specialist dementia nursing expertise and support to individuals affected by dementia, with a specific focus on family carers and supporters who experience difficulties within their caring role.

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Apply online via the DRC website.

Closing date: 30th November 2018


Admiral Nurse, Band 6 equivalent

Employer: Rutland County Council

Location: Rutland

Hours: 37.5

Salary: Pay range S02 to PO2 (£29,055 – £38,052) – please note actual pay will be assimilated to the NJC Pay Scale, as above

Contract: Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, registered nurse to join a successful service in Rutland meeting the multiple, and often complex, needs of families affected by dementia.

Admiral Nurses are specialist 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.

This is a dual role that encompasses face to face clinical work with families and people with dementia and will involve joint working with community staff and other statutory and voluntary organisations.  You will be employed by Rutland County Council and will be supported by Dementia UK through Practice Development, Clinical Supervision, and Continuing Professional Development.

The successful applicant for this post will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Admiral Nursing is a challenging, demanding and often rewarding role. If you feel you have the skills and attributes to become and Admiral Nurse and would like to know more about the post please contact Kim Sorsky Service Manger Rutland County Council on 01572 758352  or Angela Moore Admiral Nurse Clinical Lead on 01572 758220.

For more information about Admiral Nursing, please contact Jen Lovegrove on 07747 372 928 or visit the Dementia UK website: www.dementiauk.org

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Please visit the website to apply online, and to find out more about what we do. Alternatively, email: recruitment@rutland.gov.uk or call 01572 722577 for an application pack.

Closing date: Tuesday 6th November 2018

Interview date: 29th November 2018


 

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