District Nurse - Community Adult Nursing in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, UK

Employer: NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, UK

Hours:

Salary: £26,830 - £35,933 per annum

The District Nursing Service operates an open access policy delivering care to patients within either a community or primary care setting, or who have a nursing need which makes a home visit more appropriate. The service operates over 7 days. You will undertake case management and skilled clinical interventions which encompass a broad spectrum of technical expertise, health education and health promotion in order to rehabilitate or promote and maintain independent living for patients and their support carers. The service is looking to move to more agile and flexible working and staff have been supplied with equipment to support this practice. You will be responsible and accountable for the ongoing management of your caseload, maintain accurate up-to-date clinical records and care plans in accordance with NMC standards for records and record keeping, ensuring compliance with the Data Protection Act and the Freedom of Information Act. You will establish and maintain systems to ensure continuation of a quality 24-hour nursing service. It is essential you are a Registered Nurse with a post registration qualification in District Nursing and have substantial post registration experience with evidence on continuing professional development. A current Driving Licence is desirable. The hours of this post are worked 5/7. This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland's PVG Scheme. PLEASE READ AND SAVE THE CANDIDATE APPLICATION PACK BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION. This post closes on the 15th June 2018.

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