CHC Nurse Advisor

Organisation: NHS Blackpool CCG

Department: Continuing Health Care

Salary: Band 6 - £31,365 - £37,890 pa

Job Type: Fixed term

NHS Jobs Reference: 806-CCG-249950

Closing date: 19/07/2020

Staff group: Nursing and Midwifery Registered

Informal enquiries to: Jenny Johnson

Band 6 full-time
18 month contract
Mon-Fri 9-5

NHS Blackpool Clinical Commissioning Group is a fully-authorised CCG responsible for the full range of CCG statutory duties and powers. We are a membership organisation consisting of the 21 GP practices in Blackpool, and our aim is to improve the health of the people of Blackpool and reduce health inequalities through strong, clinically-led commissioning of high quality healthcare services.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Continuing Healthcare Team for a Registered Nurse to assess, review and monitor patients applying for CHC funding. The role is varied and involves working closely with Blackpool Council, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals and with providers to source appropriate placements for our patients.

You will work within the Mental Capacity Act and gain experience involving Best Interest decisions and Court of Protection work.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a successful, progressive CCG and to make a positive contribution to the lives of people in Blackpool.

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Jenny Johnson CHC Deputy Manager jenny.johnson4@nhs.net or Heather Hollowell Senior Nurse Advisor heather.hollowell@nhs.net

The closing date for receipt of applications is 19th July 2020

Interviews 22nd July

For further details / informal visits contact:

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Jenny Johnson CHC Deputy Manager jenny.johnson4@nhs.net or Heather Hollowell Senior Nurse Advisor heather.hollowell@nhs.net