Nurses , Medical Professionals & Healthcare

BAND 5 Community Nurse (London)

  • Temporary
  • London City, London, UK
  • 42005031


  • Coordinating care for individuals with long-term conditions or complex health needs
  • Administering medication and supporting self-administration
  • Dressing and managing wounds
  • Providing Catheter Care in Clinics and within the individual’s home
  • Providing Wound Care for housebound individuals after surgery
  • Supporting issues around continence
  • Cannulation / IV Therapy administration
  • Caring at end of life



  • 6 months experience of working at relevant level within the community in the UK
  • Has a full UK driving license and access to an insured car daily
  • Able to work within a diverse community of patients and health care professionals.
  • Effective communication skills written, verbal and non-verbal with the ability to adapt communication for individuals with communication difficulties
  • Able to make clinically reasoned judgements when working with a variety of conditions.
  • Able to work autonomously, and ability to know when to seek appropriate advice / guidance from senior staff.
  • Effective time management and caseload management.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Working knowledge of clinical outcomes measures, clinical audit.
  • Experience with EMIS, undertaking assessments, providing holistic care to elderly patients on DN caseload
  • Management of long-term conditions and palliative care
  • Aware of safeguarding adults
  • Search for health needs and working with the core and wider MDT to meet patient needs