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Locality Team Leader Continuing Healthcare Team

Job Description

Band 7 Team Leader

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced nurse, RGN, to join a dynamic team of nurses that provide commissioning services for people with complex care needs who are eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare funding or NHS-funded nursing care. This is an exciting opportunity for career development and an ideal chance to enhance and utilise your clinical and leadership skills. You will need to be a highly motivated individual looking for a new challenge and should enjoy coordinating and communicating with a wide range of people. The candidate should have sound knowledge of the NHS Framework for Continuing Healthcare.

The successful candidate will support the assessment process for NHS Continuing Healthcare / NHS-funded nursing care in line with the NHS Framework for Continuing Healthcare. A key aspect of this post involves line management and supervision of the locality CHC team, working closely with local partners including health, social care and independent providers.

Experience of undertaking assessments, and working with patients, families and carers is essential. The CHC team are responsible for the assessment and review of people who reside in nursing care homes and the clinical commissioning of packages of care for people with continuing healthcare needs who reside in their own homes.

As Team Leader in the CHC Team the post holder will support the Team in driving key areas of service delivery through the implementation of effective processes, quality decision making, and compliance with legislative frameworks.


In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the date stated above in order to prevent the number of applications received being unmanageable. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

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