• East of England, Essex
  • Temporary/Locum
  • Band 5
  • Community Nurse, General Nurse, Registered General Nurse
  • 20 - 27 per hour

Athona Recruitment is recruiting for a band 5 Community Nurse to work for a NHS Trust run by Private sector based in Dengie, Southminster Essex, on a part-time, ad-hoc basis.

Band 5 Community Nurses are required to have the following competencies:

* Car driver/ability to travel within your locality in a timely manner.
* Medicine Management
* Diabetes care/Insulin administration
* Trauma wounds- non complex
* Surgical wounds- non complex
* Pressure Ulcer care
* Recent Anaphylaxis Training
* Male and female catheterisation- care of and insertion.

Agency nurses are not expected to deal with the more complex needs of patients, as these tasks would be carried out by a member of the Trust’s permanent staff.

To be considered for this role, you must:
* Hold a valid NMC pin
* Have at least six months experience, preferably in a similar position
* Provide a clear, in-date DBS.

Why choose Athona?
* Excellent hourly rates, with prompt weekly payments
* Exclusivity to jobs across all bands and specialties
* Specialist dedicated recruitment consultant
* Referral scheme
* Revalidation support and CPD contribution.

If you are interested in this role, please contact Janeth on 01277 245 901 to discuss this opportunity.

Athona Recruitment’s Nursing division is an award-winning, on-framework agency that specialises in placing nurses into shifts, fixed-term contracts or long term positions in the East London and surrounding areas. If you’re looking for a role in the NHS or private sector, we have a position for you.

www.athona.com

  • Job Reference: 1N 0009694