Community Registered General Nurse

  • Essex
  • negotiable
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 5

Posted July 20, 2022

Job title: Community Registered General Nurse

Grade: Band 5

Location: BASILDON

Hours: Ad-hoc basis, choice of shifts but need to be flexible

Salary: Negotiable rates of pay

Must live in the UK and have 6 months experience in an NHS setting with relevant qualifications and training.

Reporting to the Community District Nursing Team. For registered RGN’s. The team is a multidisciplinary team who work within patient’s own home to support patients with long term conditions, palliative and end of life care (EoL care) needs.

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
  • Recent Anaphylaxis training

Car driver preferable, but will be considered if you can travel within your locality in timely manner

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

Athona Recruitment

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