Community Matron - Unplanned Care

Kettering, Northamptonshire (GB)
£42,414 - £49,969 pa pro rata
04 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Nurse Practitioner who is looking to secure a permanent role in this fast-paced, thriving and challenging Community Team which has been delivering healthcare at home in Northamptonshire for 25 years. We pride ourselves on our passion for delivering quality care to patients in their own homes, avoiding unnecessary hospital admissions and facilitating rapid discharge from Hospital to enable patients to return to independent living by working in collaboration with all community services and Social Care.

Our approach to delivering healthcare at home is innovative, refreshing and above all caring. We are committed to putting patient care first and we are looking for a dedicated Professional who shares our values

We are seeking a dynamic, flexible and experienced Nurse Practitioner with experience across a range of health conditions, including acute, long term and are frail and elderly and will be able to support the on-going development of our Community Team. The post holder will be confident in providing effective clinical leadership to the team and work well under pressure. They must possess advanced clinical assessment skills, be a confident prescriber, able to problem solve and think on their feet.

The successful candidate would also be required to lead and co-ordinate compassionate, high quality and evidence based care by supporting the Clinical Lead and working in partnership with other Community Matrons to ensure the safe and effective delivery of the service throughout its operational times. The candidate will require highly effective communication skills to ensure collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team and provide strong clinical leadership presence that promotes autonomy and development of the workforce.

You will need to provide strong leadership, possess excellent communication skills and be able to develop and support staff with clinical and professional expertise.

If you are an experienced, flexible, self-motivated, passionate individual with skills to develop, inspire and lead a Team whilst maintaining high standards through effective governance, please apply for this role!

For further details or information, please contact the Matron On-Call – 07802720555 or click on the apply button.