Southampton, Southampton
£30,784 - £36,597 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About The Royal British Legion

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin -ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We've been here since 1921 and we'll be here as long as they need us.

Our Values and Behaviours

Does the following describe you?

  • A desire to provide a great customer service and support

  • Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others

  • Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution

  • Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop

  • An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others

If so then we would like you hear from you ....

The Role

In partnership with Dementia UK, we are looking to add to our team of successful and highly-valued Admiral Nurse Service and are now looking to appoint an Admiral Nurse in Hampshire.

You will work with and support families and carers of people with dementia, by using a range of interventions to help people live positively with the condition and develop skills to improve communication and maintain relationships. Working collaboratively with other professionals, Admiral Nurses seek to improve the quality of life for people with dementia and their carers.

We are looking for someone who has the compassion, focus and desire to become real ambassadors for dementia care. Based at home,you will provide a peripatetic service, visiting people in their homes and community settings. The successful candidate will support the Lead Admiral Nurse in providing this service. You will be a RMN or RGN (with an accredited dementia qualification) and have had a minimum 2 years post qualification experience in dementia care and experience of working with carers of people with dementia and their families.

Your professional development will be additionally supported by Dementia UK's comprehensive practice development framework which includes monthly facilitated peer group supervision and practice development session.

These are exciting opportunities for focused individuals to assist in developing and providing this new service. In return we offer a competitive salary, company car,employee assistance programme, and on-going professional development.

The role is subject to relevant employment checks, includingEnhanced DBS Clearance.

How to Apply

Please apply by clicking "apply online"

Closing date for this role is the 14th October 2019.  

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Posted on: 30 September 2019
Closed date: 14 October 2019
Job ref: R14647-19
Tags: Social Care/Development, Nursing

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