Band 5 District Nurse – Cambridge (UK)
Hunter General Nursing are supporting Cambridge’s search for a Band 6 District nurse. The NHS trust is a community and mental health designed Trust, who prides itself on providing a range of services for all ages in the regions they cover. To do this they have a large workforce of the best healthcare individuals who work alongside the hospitals and patients’ homes in the community to continue this passion. This service has a need in both the liaison service and the response service.
The post holder will be a nurse with a regulatory body (NMC) with a driving licence and previous work experience as a community nurse. They will have clinical experience of taking care of the elderly that have wellbeing and mental difficulties, responsible for planning and providing support, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their families they will have significant experience of delivering clinically robust mental health assessments, care planning and risk.
Start Date: ASAP
Location – Cambridge, United Kingdom
End Date: Initially 2 weeks, subject to review
Working Pattern: Full time
Shift Pattern: Monday – Friday 9 to 5
- Wound care, compression bandaging, Catheters, syringe drivers, administer insulin, IV administration.
- I.V. Administration
- Managing Peg Feeds, administration of medicines via PEG, Flush Peg, commence and discontinue feeds
- Male re-catheterization-care of and insertion
- Female re-catheterization-care of and insertion
- Suprapubic re-catheterization
- Ear Irrigation
- Compression Bandaging 4-layer
- Short Stretch Bandaging
- Management of PICC/Hickman lines i.e. flushing, change dressing
- Wound Care – Vac Therapy
- Wound Care – General
- Administration of medication via IM Injection/ SC Injection
(PLEASE NOTE, WE DO NOT EXPECT APPLICANTS TO HAVE ALL THE SKILLSETS REQUIRED BUT, PREFERABLLY AS MANY AS POSSIBLE TO BE LISTED/ADDED TO THEIR CV)
Key details of the role:
Job title – District Nurse
NHS band – Band 6
Start date – immediately
Duration – 6-month ongoing contract
Full Time: Mon/Fri 5 days a week 8:30AM to 5PM.
Salary: £30 to £40 P/H
Call Salvatoure on 02034754175
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
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CPN – Locum, full time
Pont of Contact: Salvatoure Valentino
Email: SVALENTINO@HG-MH.COM (response within 5 hours)
District Nursing – Locum
Salary – £30 – 40 per hour
Contact Person: Salvatoure Valentino