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Community Learning Disability Nurse
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC16874
  • Published: Mon 19/07/2021, 11:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 02/08/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,000 - £44,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Countywide, Hemel Hempstead , Stevenage , Hertfordshire

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Community Learning Disability Nurse

Job Title: Community Nurse Learning Disability Epilepsy Service
Location: Countywide
Salary Range: Band 5 NHS £24,907 - £30,615 Band 6 NHS £31,365 - £37,890pa plus £1,000 welcome payment
Hours: 37.5 per week
Contract: Permanent

Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce 

Job Duties:

Are you a Qualified nurse, an Epilepsy nurse or a Learning disabilities nurse with interest, knowledge and experience in managing epilepsy? Are you passionate about improving quality in service delivery? Do you like to work as part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure best practice in delivering epilepsy care, managing risk, reviewing and optimising care and treatment using evidence based care and innovation? 

Do you have an interest in training and developing the skills and confidence of others in practice? Would you like to maintain up to date knowledge and professional development in the field of Epilepsy and learning disability practice?

Then we will love to hear from you regarding a fantastic opportunity to work in a proactive and innovative service supporting our Hertfordshire residents.

The position is within the Epilepsy Speciality Nursing service – part of the Health Liaison Team. 

Please contact Adefunke Eriolu for an informal chat on 01442454222 0r Adefunke.Eriolu@hertfordshire.gov.uk 

Closing Date: Monday 2nd August
Interview Date: Interviews W/C Monday 9th August

Benefits of Working for HCC:

  • Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
  • Excellent Career Development
  • Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
  • Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
  • Shopping Discounts
  • Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes

Application Information

How to Apply: Please follow the 'Apply for Job' button at the bottom of the screen. As part of the application you will be required to upload your most recent CV ensuring gaps in employment have been addressed and includes your current, or most recent, employer. You are also asked to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the Person Specification area of the attached Job Outline. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application will be rejected.

Important Note re Interviews: Where we are able to, and in accordance with current COVID-19 Government guidelines in regard to social distancing, all interviews will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams. Full details on how this will work will be sent to you, should you be shortlisted for an interview.

Safeguarding: Safeguarding children and adults is of utmost importance to Hertfordshire County Council. The Council requires employees to abide by legislation and best practice to enable Hertfordshire to achieve this. This role has been identified as requiring a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check. For more information Click Here

Driving Roles Only: As part of this role, you will be required to travel to other HCC Sites/Residences either using your own mode of transport or a company car. In light of this, the ability to drive and/or travel around the County is required for this role a DVLA check will be required on appointment.

Non Hard to Fill Roles
Overseas Applications: We will accept applications from all applicants who already have an established right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide sponsorships for this post

Additional Information

English Fluency: The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Disability Confident: We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and guarantee an interview to anyone disclosing a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.

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