Community Nurse ITU/HDU - Birmingham

Recruiter
Pulse
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£26,000 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Community Nurse ITU/HDU - Birmingham

We are looking for an experienced ITU/HDU Registered Nurse to work as one of our Community Nurses. This is a really exciting opportunity which is ideal for someone who wants to utilise their clinical skills and work in the community where you can oversee the whole care package from the start.

Why Work for Pulse Community Healthcare?

  • Autonomy in your role
  • Manage your own diary and caseload
  • Access to our exclusive revalidation platform
  • Ongoing support, training and development
  • Train the trainer certification
  • We pay for your NMC pin renewal

The role:

You will be part of a support team based in Birmingham, and will work closely with your Case Manager in assessing, planning and providing complex care packages. You will have the autonomy to manage your own diary, in overseeing all clinical aspects of the care provisions for your clients, across tracheotomy and ventilator care amongst others. You will build good relationships with your clients and ensure all support staff are able to perform specific clinical interventions through training, team meetings and competency sign off - all within our clinical framework:

You will ensure

  • Ensuring implementation of the 6 Cs
  • Managing own clinical caseload of clients
  • Undertaking comprehensive clinical risk assessments
  • Producing and implementing care plans
  • Reviewing and monitoring clinical aspects of care packages
  • Managing client’s clinical needs and maintaining relationships
  • Liaising with other healthcare professionals within the clients’ MDT
  • Completing support workers assessments
  • Maintaining best practise and promoting independence
  • Facilitating and educating carers within packages; including compliance
  • Developing client specific training and compliance
  • Working as part of the on call team.

About you:

You will be a Registered General Nurse (Valid NMC PIN essential) with good experience within an ITU or HDU environment. Experience working with tracheotomies and ventilators is vital. You will be passionate about delivering the highest standard of clinical care, whilst also promoting choice and independence.

About us:

Pulse Community Healthcare was launched to deliver highly complex person-centred care packages to enable individuals to live within their own homes and communities for as long and as independently as possible.

Our local presence means we understand local communities and this has been hugely beneficial for our clients. You can be confident too that our quality assurance and clinical governance procedures are robust and not only meet, but exceed UK legal requirements.

A car driver and owner is essential due to this role being predominantly community based

ICS Group is an equal opportunities employer.