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Lead Nurse Bladder & Bowel Service

Band 8a

Main area
Acute & Emergency Medicine
Band 8a
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
District Nursing
£40,428 to £48,514 per annum plus HCA
30/04/2018 23:59

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust are a committed multi- professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services to residents in South East London. The Trust has built a good reputation as a place to enjoy job satisfaction and develop professional skills and experiences. Our people value the opportunity to work in a supportive culture and, we ensure our team are well rewarded for their contribution. By joining us now, you can play a role in shaping  our organisation that continues to put patient and client care first. Whatever the challenges ahead, we’re prepared to face them as one team.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Lead Nurse, Bladder and Bowel Service within Lewisham Adult Community Services at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust. We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced senior nurse to join our team.

We are looking for an individual with a special interest in Bladder & Bowel conditions who wishes to improve the quality of life for adults affected. You will be a registered nurse with experience and knowledge of bladder and bowel dysfunction. This is a key role to improve patient care and support the development of capability within the wider clinical teams through teaching and mentoring.

Led by you as the Senior Clinical Lead and with the support of a team, you will be required to work in a variety of settings including clinics, nursing and residential homes and client’s own homes. The role involves carrying out specialist assessments, treatments, management of adults with bladder and/or bowel dysfunction, delivering education programmes in addition to leading the strategic direction of the service

We offer a supportive environment that values individuals and supports their on-going personal and professional development.

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Chris Rawlings, Deputy Head of Nursing Adult Community Services) via Julie Wingrove (ACS Directorate PA) – 020 8333 3000 ext 3983

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 836 5770