Assistant Practitioner

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority

Are you considering a rewarding career as a community based Assistant Practitioner? Thought about a Social Enterprise? Nottingham CityCare delivers NHS services across the Nottingham City community, in patients’ homes, care homes and clinics.

Assistant Practitioner – Neighbourhood Team Community Nursing

Our Community Nursing Teams are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Assistant Practitioner with a sound knowledge and experience of working with sometimes complex, frail and older people.

CityCare’s Community Nursing Service deals with a wide range of housebound cases, providing nursing care for people in their own homes.

We are seeking an Assistant Practitioner with a wide range of holistic health and social care skills and experiences to complement our service, the teams are dedicated to preventing unnecessary hospital admissions and promoting independence and quality of life enhancement. You will be working alongside District Nurses, Community Matrons,Occupational therapists, Physiotherapist and a range of Health and Social Care Professionals.

You will be required to undertake initial holistic assessments and follow up visits using a range of skills within the AP competency framework and under the guidance and supervision of the clinical staff.

The hours of work will be 8.30-4.30 on a Rota basis. The Service operates 7 days per week, 365 days per year

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits including:

  • A commitment to Agenda for Change
  • NHS Pension
  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays (This increases to 29 days after five years' service and 33 days after 10 years)
  • Career development opportunities
  • Lease car scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Home electronics scheme
  • Discounted travel
  • Shopping discounts

Successful candidates will be required to apply for a DBS check. Nottingham CityCare Partnership is a completely smoke free organisation.

Interview arrangements will be communicated by email so please check your email regularly following the closing date.

Appointment to this post will be subject to standard pre-employment checks.

Nottingham CityCare Partnership CIC is an equal opportunities employer. We are positive about employing people with disabilities. If you require your application in a different format please contact Human Resources on .

Nottingham CityCare Partnership CIC is committed to the protection of vulnerable adults and children.

Reference: 40917284

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