Are you looking for a change? Are you a RGN Nurse looking for a new challenge?
Enfield Continuing Healthcare team is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated Band 6 Registered Nurse to undertake NHS Continuing Healthcare (CHC) assessments.
We require RGN Nurses who will focus on assessments and eligibility for NHS Continuing Healthcare and for NHS Funded Nursing Care. You will visit nursing homes and people in their own homes to determine eligibility for CHC and to help organise packages of care. Together with patients, their families and other involved professionals, you will conduct a needs-based assessment using the Department of Health National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS Funded Nursing Care November 2018 (revised).
It is essential that the post-holders are able to:
- Demonstrate resilience in working in a complex and challenging environment.
- Easily adapt to new ways of working within an evolving environment
- Use their own initiative
The ideal candidate will have registered nursing experience with excellent written and verbal communication skills to communicate with all relevant partners involved in the patients care.
The ideal candidate will need to be organised and be a self-motivator as they will be expected to coordinate eligibility of continuing healthcare assessments following the national framework. As a band 6 the candidate will be expected to work as part of the team, support junior members of staff in applying the continuing healthcare framework and work flexibly to meet the required needs of the team. Knowledge of the continuing healthcare framework is not essential therefore the ability to grasp new concepts quickly is essential. This role requires an individual who is able to travel to different locations to meet patients and their families.
Applicants who can clearly demonstrate role profile requirements will be shortlisted for an interview. Invitations for interview are sent by email only, so it is important that you monitor your emails once you have submitted an application online. If you have not heard from us within a month of the closing date you should presume that you have not been shortlisted. To enquire about your application or inform us of any changes in your circumstances please ensure you quote your application reference number.
Closing Date: By midnight on 9.12.2018
Interview Date W/C 17th December 2018
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Paul Smith, Head of Continuing Healthcare Email firstname.lastname@example.org