Community Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
District Nursing
Band 5
37.5 per week
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Sherborne Community Nursing Team
£22,128 to £28,746 p.a.
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join our Community Nursing team in Sherborne. Our dynamic community nursing team works closely with a larger multi-disciplinary team, to provide exceptional quality holistic assessment and nursing care for patients in their home environment.

You should possess commitment to team working and innovative delivery of excellent standards of care. You will be able to demonstrate a real enthusiasm for community nursing, as well as a desire for on-going professional development.

We are seeking a candidate who possess and demonstrate behaviour that underpins our vision for nursing. The vision of the trust is for us to lead and inspire through excellence, compassion and expertise in all that we do.

You will receive excellent training and opportunities for development, clinical supervision and appraisal. We also offer our staff training packages, development and leadership pathways and a comprehensive preceptorship program for those who are newly qualified.

Interviews will take place on the 20/11/2017.

If you are interested in moving to Dorset we also offer a generous relocation package of up to £5,000. For further details on relocation expenses please email

Employment in this post requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The DBS levies a charge of £44 and the Trust will recover this cost in instalments from your first 3 salary payments. Applicants who subscribe to the DBS update service and are able to present a valid DBS certificate will not incur a charge.

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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

Hayley Stainton, Sister on 07990 686825 or email
Caryl Hill Lead, District Nurse on 07768 614037 or email

If you have problems applying, contact

01202 277180