Discharge Liaison Nurse
Closing date for applications:
Monday 28th June, 2021
Salary Range £27,416 to £33,779 pro rata (depending on experience). 25-30 hours worked over 3 or 4 days. Current NHS pension scheme members can continue in the scheme under LOROS’ direction body status and NHS service will be taken into consideration in relation to annual leave entitlement
The opportunity has arisen to join our Discharge Team. You will be responsible for:-
• The safe and effective discharge of patients, in line with current legislation. Facilitating discharge to home or nursing home working alongside the multi-disciplinary team. • Continuing Healthcare assessments, including the completion of CHC checklists. • Requests for packages of care which evidence the needs of the patient.
The successful applicant will be an experienced nurse with current NMC registration and possess excellent communication skills. An understanding of continuing healthcare; the discharge process; and an awareness of relevant legislation (e.g. the Mental Capacity Act 2005) is essential.
LOROS wants to ensure that the profile of its employees reflects the diverse communities of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from the diverse communities, we serve.
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Interview / assessment dates
Interview Date: 7 July 2021
How to apply
Interested? For an electronic version of the application pack see below. Email completed application forms to email@example.com. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Tracey Hinde – Ward Manager on 0116 231 3771