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Community Services - District Nursing
Band 6
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Chorlton Health Centre
£31,365 - £37,890 p.a. (pro rata)
Salary period
09/12/2020 23:59

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District Nursing Sister

Band 6

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 23,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

We are Manchester Local Care Organisation- an exciting, public sector organisation
bringing together NHS community health services and social care services in the city.
We're driven by the aim of improving the health of local people in Manchester by
working across organisational boundaries.

Our health and social care staff deliver and design services in partnership with local
people and we provide key services that work across wider localities and city-wide.
We believe that our pioneering approach will make a huge difference to the health of
people in our city and we are looking for you to join our team and help us do this.

We have a number of Band 6 District Nursing Sister posts available in our friendly,
hardworking teams based in the community in Manchester. – Chorlton, The Vallance
and Gorton. We serve a diverse population within Manchester with a busy home
visiting and treatment room caseload. The post holders will manage a caseload and
work alongside the Band 7 District Nursing Team Lead, community nurses and
nursing associates to deliver high quality care to the patients referred to the service.
The posts are full time but we will consider part time/job share applications.

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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

Kate Postill
Email address
Additional information at Chorlton at The Vallance at Gorton


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