We have a vacancy for a Band 5 staff nurse to join our District Nursing Service in the West Somerset Federation, Minehead and Exmoor.
We are able to offer preceptorships, clinical skills development and courses to support both management and clinical progression. We operate a service between the hours of 8.00 am and 22.00 over a seven day period including weekends and bank holidays.
We are privileged to be able to offer nursing care in the home environment and work with a range of supporting services to tailor care to patient need. We also manage an Ambulatory clinic which is shared with the ward at Williton Hospital. This involves Picc line care, Blood transfusions, IV therapies as well as wound care and palliative care. We work with integrated teams.
We are looking for candidates with a passion to deliver quality care and support. A candidate who is able to work autonomously and as part of a team. If you would like to visit us and gain a wider understanding of the service please contact us.
Our values are simple: Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading.
We recognise that our staff are our most valuable resource, we are proud of the excellent levels of service our Trust provides to our service users and the dedication and conscientious of our staff. With this in mind, we offer a range of staff benefits including:
Excellent annual leave entitlement
Relocation package – up to £8,000
Enhanced rates of pay
NHS Pension Scheme
Free parking on most of our sites
Training and development
Paid registration fees for the 1st year for newly qualified staff
For more information please contact the recruitment team on [Click here to apply].
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