These are the values that we live by at Berkshire Healthcare:
We welcome people who share these values to come and work for us.
Please find attached the behaviour framework that underpins these values for this job role.
An exciting opportunity for a dynamic, strategic and enthusiastic individual to join our Community Nursing Team in Reading has arisen. You will be joining a service that has just been recognised as having an ‘Outstanding’ rating, with the trust also being rated ‘Outstanding’ in our latest CQC inspection.
In your role you will lead and support staff in order to promote a service which provides complex nursing care to patients in their own homes. You will be responsible for all aspects of the leadership, development and management of designated teams.
Using your skills you will ensure that safe, evidence-based care is delivered to patients, their families and carers in the Community, whilst also being proactive in promoting a positive image of Community Nursing. You will be working closely with the organisation, integrated teams, key stakeholders and partners.
You will be based at 7-9 Cremyll Road, Reading, RG1 8NQ , but will be expected to visit other sites as part of your role. The benefit of having core working days of Monday – Friday but with opportunities for flexible working will enable you to ensure that a high-quality service is delivered at all times.
You will be:
Some of the benefits of joining our team:
The 4 “must haves” for you to be considered for this role
Should you match up to the 4 points listed above, then we would recommend you make your application to work at Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust!
For further details / informal visits contact:
For further details about this role or questions in general about working for Berkshire Healthcare please contact Samantha Mcendoo , Community Nursing Services Team Manager, Samantha.Mcendoo@berkshire.nhs.uk or call Samantha on: 07867800961.
Berkshire Healthcare helps people manage their health in their local area, through a range of specialist and community services across the county. We promote independence and quality of life through community and mental health services and aim for seamless delivery of the best care in the right place. We get to know communities and the people in them so we can deliver the best services that meet their health needs.
Our team of 4,300 staff provide specialist mental health and community health services to a population of around 900,000 within Berkshire. We provide healthcare to people in their own homes and from different sites across the county.
We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics. Reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled applicants where required.
Appointment to any position is conditional on the satisfactory completion of the core NHS Employment Checks Standards. Information disclosed in your application will be checked and any offer of appointment may be withdrawn if you knowingly withhold information or provide false or misleading information.
Please ensure your application is submitted with a valid email address for your referees in order to minimise delays in the recruitment process. Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email, therefore applicants are advised to check their email accounts regularly.
Applicants are advised that as a result of the high level of response we receive for some of our vacancies, we may expire any of them prior to the advertised closing date.
Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust is committed to improving the health of its staff, patients and the wider community by providing a smoke free environment. A smoke free policy is in operation and smoking is not permitted on any of the Trust’s sites.
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