• Essex
  • Temporary/Locum
  • Band 5
  • Community Nurse, General Nurse, Registered General Nurse
  • 21 - 27 per hour

Athona Recruitment is recruiting for a band 5 Community nurse / District Nurse to work for a NHS Trust run by non profitable organisation based in Burnham -on- Crouch, Maldon and surrounding areas, on a part-time or a long term 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 is not expected to deal with our more complex patient’s as these would need to remain under the care of 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 please contact Janeth on 01277245901 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.


  • Job Reference: 1N 0009934