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Advanced Clinical Practitioner (CRT)

NHS AfC: Band 8a

Main area
Community Services
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 8a
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Sunday)
Job ref
302-20-895CM-A
Site
Claire House
Town
Wigan
Salary
£45,753 - £51,668 pro rata, per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
06/12/2020 23:59

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Are you an experienced advanced clinical practitioner?

We are looking to recruit a number of enthusiastic, forward thinking Advanced Clinical Practitioners to work within the Community React Team (CRT). The post holders will work as part of the Community multi-disciplinary teams to manage patients in the community setting, including patients' home, clinics and the Community beds assessment area at the acute hospital site. The post holders will support the clinical team in terms of clinical leadership and expertise. 

The CRT works in collaboration with North West Ambulance Service (NWAS), Primary Care, Care Homes and the wider healthcare economy, with a focus on safe admission avoidance and supporting patients in crisis by managing their care and treatment in their place of residence. The team also have a key role with patients being discharged from hospital to ensure safe effective discharge.

The role will require you to work across all areas in the Trust which includes those that are designated as positive, asymptomatic and negative COVID wards.

This is an exciting time for the Community React Team as we continue to evolve, working closely with our key stakeholders. The expectation is to work within a changing environment and to drive the transformation agenda.

This full time role (37.5 hours) works to deliver service 7 days per week from 8am-10pm. An Enhanced DBS (with Adults Barred List check) will be obtained for the successful candidate during pre-employment checks. Applicants may hold professional registration from a Nursing or Allied Health professional background.

Based in the Community division so you will need to be required to travel  across the borough.

Be advised, the vacancy could close early if a high number of applications is received.

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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

Name
Cath Partington
Job title
Operations Manager (CRT)
Email address
cath.partington@nhs.net
Telephone number
01942 481221 or 07565 761824