Overview

An exciting opportunity is available to work in Community Nursing based in the Gospel Oak

The post holder will have responsibility for a caseload of around 80 patients with opportunities to oversee and manage their care. The post holder will be supported by and line-manage a well-established skilled team including healthcare assistants and Nurses from band 3 to band 6.

The post would suit an experienced Community Nurses who has undertaken prior caseload management and has a passion for providing excellent patient centred care. Support is available onsite by District Nursing Team lead who oversees the area’s four micro teams and complex care.

The service is based between both Gospel Oak Overground station and Belsize Park Northern line station; it operates from 08:30 to 17:00hrs seven days a week and you will also work alongside Complex Care Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, pharmacy technicians and students.

As well as your integrated care colleagues, you will have access to and support from the wider expertise of our specialist teams including Evening and Overnight Nursing team, early supported discharge team, Rapid Response, Palliative Care, Tissue Viability, bladder & bowel, community stroke and neurology team, respiratory, heart failure and diabetes teams as well as the in-patient wards: who all aim to work very collaboratively. Your role will include working closely with our GP colleagues and practices.

Benefits of working as a nurse for CNWL Camden:
• Substantial relocation package up to 8k
• Inner London weighting
• Training and career development opportunities
• Opportunities for research and audit to support innovative practice
• Open to flexible working patterns
• Good opportunity for progression

CNWL is recognised locally, nationally and internationally for providing integrated high quality, innovative healthcare. Our track record in recruiting only the best people is well known, and our experts are frequently called upon to contribute to national health strategy and policy, and many models of our care have been adapted for use in other countries.

Camden is a vibrant home to one of London’s most visited tourist attractions: the markets, streets and shops that have grown around Camden Lock and its associated music venues. Camden as a Borough is diverse, containing Hampstead Heath and its famous swimming ponds, Holborn and parts of the West End, as well as a very colourful culture, ethnic makeup and a very wide socio-economic make up.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Nurse Lead – Alison Trickey [email protected] Telephone; 07701004415