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It’s our staff that makes us one of the leading CSUs in the country. We are committed to retaining the best people in order to provide an excellent service to our customers. We invest in our staff by offering  excellent pay, benefits, training and career progression .

We currently have a very talented, enthusiastic and driven workforce who deliver innovative, efficient and effective commissioning support. We are a dedicated and innovative organisation, always looking for new talent to join us.

If you’re passionate about making a difference and want to work for an organisation where your experience and contributions are valued, join us at NEL.

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Continuing Healthcare Nurse Assessor

Band 6

Main area
Continuing Healthcare Nurse Assessor
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
884-CLS-370
Employer
NEL
Employer type
NHS
Site
Kent House, Ashford
Town
Ashford
Salary
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
Closing
14/12/2018 08:00

NEL is an ambitious and innovative organisation that provides expert support and advice to NHS and other organisations to assist the delivery of improved health services. We deliver an extensive range of services including contracting, analytics, clinical services and ICT to name a few.

Our clients are based across London, Essex, Kent, Surrey, East Anglia and other parts of England.

We aim to be a trusted advisor and indispensable partner for our customers. We want to be an organisation that is thought of positively by people who work for us and with us and has a clear set of ethics and values that underpin everything we do.

To find out more about us please visit www.nelcsu.nhs.uk


 

Are you an experienced Continuing Healthcare assessor or is now the right time for you to consider a change in your career direction?

If so, this is an excellent opportunity for suitably qualified Registered Nurse, Registered Mental Health Nurse and Registered Learning Disability Nurse to join the Continuing Healthcare Team based in either Ashford but working across Kent. You will be able to further develop your assessment skills and have autonomy in your work.

You will assist in the implementation and delivery of the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare & NHS Funded Nursing Care and will be able to apply it within the context of the assessment role. You will be responsible for facilitating assessments and reviews for patients and , arranging appropriate care. You will develop and influence the quality of care that is provided to patients; drawing on previous skills and knowledge to improve patient experience of care.

You will need to demonstrate excellent assessment and communication skills; have relevant experience in complex case management and a basic understanding of the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare & NHS Funded Nursing Care although we will offer full training.

In return for your commitment and expertise we can offer you flexible, varied and interesting work, part time or full time positions, excellent career progression and the support of a highly motivated and friendly team.

It is important to note that you will need the ability to travel to a variety of locations to undertake this post.

We would welcome the opportunity to discuss the position in more detail with you or to arrange an informal visit.

For further details on this role, please refer to the attached job description. Whilst preparing your supporting statement, please pay careful attention to the person specification in order to match each of the essentials and desirables of this role.

No smoking policyStonewall equality policy. Equality and justice for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people.Disability confident employer

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Nicola Croucher - lead nurse  07557 860749

Andy Lang - Lead Nurse 07342058734

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
020 3688 1469