Complex Care Community Nurse - Plymouth

Pulse Nursing Regions
Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
08 Mar 2017
23 Mar 2017
Complex Care Community Nurse - Permanent - Plymouth Why Work for Pulse Community Healthcare? Nurse led service Access to our exclusive revalidation platform On-going training and development Train the trainer certification The opportunity to develop other members of staff so they can achieve their full potential Contribute to a service that allows our clients to live independently within their own homes The role: This position is a permanent, full-time, Monday to Friday vacancy based at our Plymouth branch. Successful candidates will show commitment to ensuring and providing high quality and safe clinical practice under the guidance and structure of the clinical governance framework. The Community nurse is responsible for overseeing all clinical aspects of care provision for complex packages of care across Devon. They ensure all support staff are able to perform specific clinical interventions through training, team meetings and competency sign off - all within our clinical framework: Ensuring implementation of the 6 Cs Undertaking comprehensive clinical risk assessments Maintaining best practise and promoting independence Facilitating and educating carers within packages; including compliance Managing own clinical caseload of clients Developing Client specific training and compliance Producing and implementing care plans Reviewing and monitoring clinical aspects of care packages Managing client’s clinical needs and maintaining relationships Liaising with other healthcare professionals within the clients’ MDT About us: Pulse Community Healthcare was launched to deliver highly complex person-centred care packages to enable individuals to live within their own homes and communities for as long and as independently as possible. Our local presence means we understand and support local communities and this has been hugely beneficial for our clients. You can also be confident too that our quality assurance and clinical governance procedures are robust and not only meet, but exceed UK legal requirements. About you: You will be a Registered General Nurse (Valid NMC PIN essential) with good experience within an ITU or HDU environment. Experience working with tracheostomies and ventilators is vital - you must feel confident in your ability to assess others carrying out these clinical interventions as all of our clients have complex needs. A car driver and owner is essential due to this role being predominantly community based Key Words: Staff Nurse, RGN, NMC, ITU, HDU, Community, Plymouth