Start 2020 with a new job at an NHS Trust rated ‘outstanding’ – Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is recruiting 10 Community Public Health Nurses –

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (NHFT) is currently recruiting ten Band 6 Community Public Health Nurses to work with their 0-19 teams across Northampton, Daventry and South Northants delivering healthcare services to children and young people.

This roles are ideal for nurses looking for their next career move in a community setting who want to join a Trust rated ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and which provides mental health and physical support in the community and in hospital settings for adults and children.

There are ten jobs available, either full-time or part-time. Nurses will be working in an integrated skills mixed team comprised of practice teachers, specialist school nurses, community nurses for the 0-19 team, nursery nurses and school nurse assistants. The successful applicants will be expected to manage and hold a caseload, prioritising patient needs to ensure efficient service delivery.

Sarah Clarke, Recruitment Business Partner at NHFT said, “With care increasingly shifting into the community this is an exciting time to join the 0-19 team, as we lead the way in offering outstanding services to children and young people in community settings and in their homes in Northamptonshire.

“Our patients are at the heart of our work and we listen to the child’s voice at all times. We involve children and families in our decision making and aspire to deliver a truly joined up 0-19 service. We value staff development and nurses will be supported with training and development to help them achieve their potential.”

“As an organisation and a community service we are actively involved in innovative local and national projects aimed at improving quality of care. We promote mobile working technology to enable staff to provide a safe robust service for patients. We also offer over 200 learning and development courses including workshops, conferences and e-learning.

“We look after the wellbeing of nurses too by providing staff fitness classes, fast track physiotherapy, free and confidential psychological support services and discounted gym memberships. We encourage nurses looking for a fresh challenge in 2020 to apply.”

Applicants must be Registered Nurses with a Specialist Practitioner Qualification in Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting) and be mobile for travel within the community. The closing date for applications is 12th January 2020. To apply click here.

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is one of the key partners in the ‘Best of Both Worlds’ recruitment campaign. The campaign brings together the University of Northampton, Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Northampton General Hospital, Kettering General Hospital (KGH), St Andrew’s Healthcare and Northants GP and aims to recruit nurses, doctors and healthcare professionals to live and work in Northamptonshire.

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