Community Nurse (Band 5)

Posted 16 November 2023
Salary £22 - 25 per hour
Discipline Community Nurses
ReferenceComm nurse Derby b5
Contact NameThomas Musgrove

Job description

Community Nurse (Band 5) Needed

Derbyshire, London

Are you a compassionate and experienced Community Nurse seeking a fulfilling role where you can make a tangible impact on the lives of others?

If you're ready to trade the confines of a hospital setting for the open roads of community nursing, we're seeking a dedicated individual to join our supportive team as a Community Nurse (Band 5).

  • Start: ASAP
  • Pay: £22-£25 per hour
  • Need: To be a driver, Right to work in UK, NMC Pin

About the Role:

Step away from the traditional hospital environment and embark on a rewarding journey as a Community Nurse. You'll be ditching the scrubs for a more comfortable attire and swapping the sterile hospital walls for the diverse settings of our community.

Your days will be filled with providing personalized nursing care to a wide range of patients in their homes and other community settings, making a real difference in their lives while enjoying the flexibility and independence that community nursing offers.


  • Deliver a comprehensive range of nursing care, from wound management to medication administration, in the comfort of patients' homes.
  • Conduct thorough assessments to uncover individual needs and develop personalized care plans that address specific requirements.
  • Administer medications and treatments with precision and utmost care, ensuring patient safety and well-being.
  • Empower patients with knowledge, educating them about their health conditions and promoting self-management strategies.
  • Collaborate effectively with a team of healthcare professionals, sharing expertise and ensuring coordinated care delivery.

Person Specification:

  • Registered Nurse (NMC) with a first-level nursing qualification (e.g., Diploma in Nursing, BSc Hons Nursing)
  • Proven experience in community nursing or a related setting, demonstrating your ability to navigate diverse community environments.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enabling you to build rapport with patients, families, and healthcare colleagues.
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team, adapting to different work styles and fostering a collaborative spirit.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills, enabling you to assess situations, identify solutions, and make informed judgments.
  • A commitment to continuous professional development, ensuring you stay abreast of advancements in nursing practice.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package based on your experience and skills.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training, keeping your nursing skills sharp and relevant to current practices.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment where you'll feel valued and respected as an integral part of the team.
  • The satisfaction of making a real difference in the lives of patients, knowing you're playing a vital role in their well-being

How to Apply:

Don't miss this chance to make a difference in your community!  

Please send your CV to

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals.