Community Staff Nurse - COVID-19 in London

Job description

West London NHS Trust is one of the most diverse providers of NHS mental and physical care in the UK. We are rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission and ‘outstanding’ for caring and our forensic services.

We are here to care for people with mental and physical illness, helping them to recover and go on to lead full and productive lives. We aim to be the best organisation of our kind in the country.

We provide care and treatment for children, adults and older people living in the London boroughs of Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham and Hounslow, delivering services in the community (at home, in GP surgeries, care homes), hospital, specialist clinics and forensic (secure) units.

Our physical healthcare services include intermediate care services in Ealing as part of the Community Independence Service partnership.

Our national, specialist and forensic services include:

  • Medium secure services on the St Bernard’s Hospital site in Ealing
  • Services for people with complex and severe personality disorder at the Cassel Hospital in Richmond
  • High secure services at Broadmoor Hospital in Berkshire

We are a teaching Trust with a growing research portfolio, working with academic and industry partners.

Our 3400 staff are dedicated to improving lives, working with patients, service users, carers, families and partners across the communities we serve.

Do you want to be part of developing and shaping new community services in Ealing? Are you looking for a career as a Community Nurse?

If the answer is yes then come and join us in Ealing Community Partners!

Community-based health care in Ealing is about to undergo a transformation. West London NHS Trust, in partnership with Central and North West London NHS Trust, (CNWL) the Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Trust and some other smaller providers, including third sector, have formed a partnership to provide integrated community health services in Ealing. The total value of the new 10 year contract is about £50m per year.

West London NHS Trust is delighted to have been awarded the contract to provide community services in Ealing over the next 10 years. We have formed a partnership (Ealing Community Partners) with Central and North West London NHS Trust (CNWL), The Hillingdon Hospital NHS Trust and a number of other partners to provide community services throughout Ealing. We have an ambitious vision for integrated health & social care services across Ealing and will strive to deliver high standards of care with the aim of improving access to services and the quality of life for all of our patients.

Our staff are central to delivering the service vision and we are keen to recruit high calibre staff who will be offered the support required to fulfil their roles as well as being provided with the training and experience to further their skills and build a career of which they can be proud.

We are looking for dedicated, enthusiastic nurses who are highly motivated and caring professionals, who can provide the best possible care to our new service users. We welcome applications from newly qualified staff, to who we can offer an excellent preceptorship package as well as more experienced nurses for whom we are committed to develop in their careers. Opportunities of further study include District Nursing, Advanced Practice and Non-Medical Prescribing as well as the award winning BME leadership programme, encouraging you to become our aspiring future leaders.

Are you an excellent communicator who is adaptable, committed and well organised working well under pressure. Do you have the ability to work autonomously whilst being part of a team with an integrated approach to care, with well-developed clinical skills or have a commitment to develop these skills.

As a community nurse you will be required to travel between patients’ homes. It is preferable that you have access to a car and a full UK Driving License.

Make that move to change your career direction and join us in Ealing Community Partners.

 

 

Our Mission “Promoting hope and wellbeing, together”

 

Our Vision Our vision is to be an outstanding healthcare provider, committed to improving quality, and caring with compassion.

Our Values As a member of West London, you can expect to be a respected member of staff at all times. We work to a set of Trust Values and uphold these in all of our interactions. Our Values are like our moral compass, reminding us of the things that matter most when we are caring for people in need. Our Trust Values are:

Togetherness Responsibility Excellence Caring

 

Rewards

We offer an extensive reward package to our staff alongside an exciting and fulfilling career with our Trust. Some of the benefits you can enjoy when you join our team are:

  • A competitive relocation package meaning you can claim up to £8k in expenses when moving over 40 miles to join the Trust.
  • Up to 33 days annual leave as well as the opportunity to buy even more days or sell some leave days that you don’t need.
  • As a member of staff you will be able to request up to six shifts off work per rota
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Support towards career development and promotion opportunities within the Trust.
  • A supportive environment to develop clinical skills.
  • Access to a comprehensive online library of training, development, and resources.
  • Discounted gym membership – from £10 per month at our on-site gym! (St Bernard’s site)
  • Staff discounts at high street retailers.
  • Paid DBS application upon offer.

Extra information

Status
Open
Location
London
Published at
21-09-2020
Type of Job
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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