Clinical Triage Nurse

  • Essex
  • negotiable
  • Contract
  • Band 7

Posted July 27, 2022

ROLE: Clinical Triage for District Nursing

Grade: Band 7

Location: Basildon, Essex

Hours: Monday – Friday 9-5 full time 37.5hour weeks

Salary: £27 per hour

To be considered for this role you must be living in the UK and Have 6 months recent experience in an NHS setting. Experience in community nursing beneficial.

Responsibilities: Clinical telephone triage of all referrals and unplanned telephone calls for the Basildon and Wickford ICT. Indiviudal must be confident to sign post to alternative services, confident to manage patient expectations. To competently and safety clinically triage. Be able to promote self management.

Community Nurses are required to have the following competencies: –

  • Medicine Management – including PEG feeding
  • End of Life Care
  • Diabetes care/Insulin administration
  • Trauma wounds
  • Surgical wounds
  • Pressure Ulcer care
  • Initial assessments.
  • Recent Anaphylaxis Training
  • Male and female catheterisation- care of and insertion.

Why Athona:

Athona Recruitment is one of the UKs leading healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. We work with all Trusts across London and the Home Counties and pride ourselves on our outstanding communication. You will always have one dedicated point of contact and out of hours’ support is available 24/7.

  • Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
  • You’ll always have one point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support is available
  • Exclusive access to training webinars worth CPD points
  • Welfare and wellbeing support from our charity partner
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • On-framework agency
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £250 by recommending a permanent nurse to us, or £200 for temporary nurses

If this job sounds of interest to you, get in touch by applying today to find out more.

Kate Horne – Nursing Resourcer

01277245957 | kathryn.horne@athona.com

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