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Rotational Post – Integrated Care Staff Nurse
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the nursing team across Whittington Health in London on a rotational post spanning Ambulatory Care, Acute Assessment and District Nursing. This is a chance to be involved in developing services at the forefront of integrated care – providing innovative and transformational care that best serves our local community. The role of the this post is vital to the vision of Whittington Health as a successful Integrated Care Organisation (ICO) and is key to bridging the gap between hospital and community for our patients; bringing care closer to home. The role will give the post holder the chance to work with colleagues from acute specialities, the emergency department, primary care as well as community services and as part of an ICO, the role will provide a unique opportunity to be part of developing services to provide a truly integrated care pathway for patients across acute and community settings. This is an ideal opportunity to work across acute and community services.
We welcome applications from newly qualified nurses as well as those who have experience in working in community or acute settings. We offer you preceptorship, clinical supervision, ongoing training and support to develop in the role. Candidates will spend 4 months in each setting (Ambulatory Care, the Acute Assessment Unit, and District Nursing) where they will have the opportunity to expand their clinical skills through close mentoring, education and practical teaching and acquire competencies to work in each area. Come and develop your acute care skills with the support of the Professional Development Nurse and the Critical Care Outreach Team, who we have a close working relationship with. We also support ILS and ALS training.
On completion of the rotation each candidate will be offered a position in one of the settings with the candidates’ preferences being taken into consideration.
For further details / informal visits contact:
For further details / informal visits contact:
We encourage informal visits and discussions about the post. If you would like further information on this post please contact Anthony Pender, Clinical Nurse Manager, Ambulatory Care on ( Phone number removed ) or via e-mail on ( Email address removed ).
Whittington Health is committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment
To comply with the Trust’s Safe Guarding Children and Vulnerable Adults policies, procedures and protocols all individual members of staff (paid or unpaid) have a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults This will require you to:
Employment at Whittington Health is offered subject to successfull completion of a 6 month probabtionary period for all staff with the exception of GMC Registered Doctors
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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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