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Senior Community Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Learning Disabilities
Band 6
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
LDP Toft
South Cambridgeshire
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum pro rata
Salary period
24/01/2021 23:59

The Cambridgeshire Learning Disability Partnership (LDP) is an integrated health and social care service for adults with Learning Disabilities living in Cambridgeshire. The LDP aim to ensure the assessment and provision of person centred specialist health and social care services that promote an individual’s right to choice, independence, health and wellbeing in line with their assessed needs and in a way that enables them to reach their full potential. The successful applicant will be an integral and active member of this multi-disciplinary LDP team

We are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Band 6 Community Learning  Disability Nurse or  Band 5 Learning Disability Nurse who is seeking a development post. The position is full-time, but those interested in part-time hours will be considered.

You will have experience relevant to working within a community based multi-disciplinary team supporting people with learning disabilities. As an autonomous practitioner you will manage a specialist case load providing assessment and interventions in relation to the health needs of adults with a learning disability.

You will provide professional supervision to other staff and students including appraisals and professional development and will have a clinical role in the  South Cambridgeshire locality initially but may be required to work within other localities within the LDP. There will be an expectation that you will also contribute to the planning, development, and evaluation of learning disability services, including contributing to defined projects as delegated by the LDP management team via the Lead Nurse.

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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

Karen Foody - Professional Nurse lead


01223 743747

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501