Community Patient Educator- (RGN)

Recruiter
Local Care Force
Location
Hereford, Herefordshire
Salary
£32000 - £34000/annum + Benefits
Posted
18 Aug 2019
Closes
20 Aug 2019
Ref
1190744374
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Community Patient Educator - RGN

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated RGN to work in Hertfordshire with a fantastic pharmaceutical company.

You will be field based and will be driving around Hertfordshire area visiting patients in their own home. You will monitor your own workload and prioritise patients visits where needed.

Below are duties that will be undertaken

* Administering subcut injections

* Demonstrating / educating patients on administering subcut injections themselves

* Administering IV and subcut infusions

* Advising how to take specific medications and the side effects

* TPN treatments

* Completing the relevant documentation

In addition to the above you will be offering clinical support that will help transform patient's lives on a one to one basis. You will have support from your clinical line manager, registered nurse consultant and a team of Pharmacists.

This role is a rewarding challenge for any Nurse to help empower patients to set and achieve goals that are important to them through training and assist them to regain their independence.

Benefits

* Excellent competitive hourly rate of pay

* Laptop and mobile phone provided

* Mileage paid TBC

* Two weeks paid induction training

* Paid Annual Leave plus bank holidays

* Free uniform - polo shirt & jacket

* Emergency first aid kit inc anaphylaxis kit.

* Extensive pharmacological vigilance training

* Specific drug training

The successful nurse we are seeking will have:

* A minimum of one year's post registration experience

* A valid NMC registration

* Full UK driving license and have access to a car

* Proficient in the use of IT software - Microsoft Word etc.

* Previous community work is desirable

* Good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise own workload

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