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Dementia Specialist Nurse Band 6 (255 hours)
An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Dementia Specialist Nurse for the Dementia Service at Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust.
This is an exciting and important role to promote the highest standards of care for our patients with dementia and their carers. The post requires an exceptional and committed person with expert knowledge and an ability to engage with people at all levels delivering specialist clinical advice, education and training to clinical staff caring for people with dementia or other cognitive impairment.
By providing expertise and acting as a role model you will provide leadership in the clinical areas to improve our patient experience.
Posts in the Trust are subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Criminal Records Bureau to check for any previous criminal spent and unspent convictions, reprimands, and cautions.
**Please note that appointment to this role will commence at the lowest salary point unless confirmed otherwise by HR Employment Services (Recruitment, Administration & Terms and Conditions) **
The closing date may be brought forward once sufficient applications have been submitted.
Vacancy reference: 379-OCT007-16
Closing date: 24th October 2016
Interview date: 1st November 2016
Please ensure that you have read the Job Description attached before applying.
Applications for Tier 2 sponsorship are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications, however under the Residence Labour Market Test non-EEA candidates may not be appointed if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website.
At BSUH we are committed to assisting our staff to achieve a better work-life balance through a variety of flexible working arrangements.
All staff members have a responsibility to treat all colleagues, patients and clients with respect, and to ensure that the work environment is secure, mutually supportive and free from harassment and discrimination. All staff members have a duty to report any incident which contravenes this to their line manager.
As a service provider the Trust ensures equality of access and delivery of our services through the provision of interpreter services, facilities for the disabled and sensitivity for patients' ethnic and religious differences and needs.
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust is a Smoke Free Trust. Smoking is not permitted on Trust Premises or grounds or in any Trust owned vehicle.
Please ensure you provide references for the last 5 years of your employment and that any gaps in your employment history are accounted for.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
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