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Staff Nurse Band 5-6 Development Post

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Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Colne House, 21 Upton Rd, Watford, Herts, WD18 0JL
£24,214 - £37,267 per annum
24/10/2019 23:59

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire, which you can find below. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form.

We have an  excellent opportunity for a Learning Disability Nurse to apply for this development post that provides structure and training to enable the successful candidate to meet the competencies of a band 6 Nurse.  The post is a band 5 to 6 Staff Nurse / Clinical Nurse Specialist in the Intensive Support Team (IST) function in the West Community Assessment and Treatment Service, based at Colne house,Watford. 

The Intensive Support Team provides a rapid, time limited, community based assessment and treatment service for people with learning disability living in Hertfordshire, who challenge services and have additional mental health needs. IST seeks to provide an alternative, where appropriate, for Service Users to hospital admission, so as to minimise further disruption to their lives and to the people who care for them. 

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and forward thinking Learning Disability Nurse  to join the Intensive Support Team (IST) in West Hertfrodshire. The team has existing partnerships with other local health and social care services for people with learning disability. This post is full time, 37.5 hours a week, flexible over 7 days.


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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

Kate Senior IST team leader  01923 837044

Jill Gee Service manager  01923 837044