AfC employees in Guernsey awarded a further 5.8% from the 1st January 2024.
We are seeking an experienced senior Nurse to lead the District Nursing, Palliative Care and Tissue Viability Nursing teams on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
Your primary responsibility will be to enable a high-quality person-centred service which provides direct support to service users with a range of needs in the community using evidence-based interventions within agreed care pathways.
You will manage a team of Band 7 Team Leaders for the District Nursing, Palliative Care and Tissue Viability Nursing teams providing leadership for the development and provision of effective and efficient integrated Community based Health Services with responsibility for general and specialist services/ teams/ individuals.
You will be an integral member of the Community senior leadership team, assisting in the strategic planning, development and delivery of services across the service area.
You will ensure service user/carer involvement in the development of standards and services and facilitate service user choice and empowerment through promoting independence and the personalisation agenda.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.
The Guernsey Band 8A salary range from 1st Jan is £67,355 to £80,716 plus an annual bonus of £1,605
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.
The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain’s finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter’s Port, the island’s capital.
This unique integrated health service delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients in the island’s acute hospital complex, and supporting people with in the wider community.
Providing an excellent Community Nursing service, supported by modern equipment and reliant on Healthcare professionals recruited to a high standard.
NMC-Registered Adult/General Nurse
Senior Band 7 experience in District, Palliative Care or Tissue Viability
Post-graduate qualification at Masters level (or working towards) in relevant Primary Care field
Demonstrative management skills and experience to empower, lead and motivate others
Organisation and operational decision making skills understand key elements of service planning, design and commissioning processes
Management qualification or equivalent experience at a senior level with the ability to influence and effect change
The benefits of working for the States of Guernsey include:
– A higher-than-UK salary.
– A £1,605 annual bonus
– A flat rate 20% income tax.
– No Council tax or VAT
– On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
– A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.