District Nurse Band 5 - East Sussex

Nurse Responsibilities:

  • As a District nurse, your main duty is home care for patients suffering from a wide range of conditions.
  • Part of responsibility includes ensuring diabetic patients get regular insulin doses, administering injections and IV fluids, giving chemotherapy to those with cancer and helping the dying live their last few days as painlessly as possible.
  • Give supportive resources on the patient and the families to promote a positive outlook.
  • Teach patients to care for themselves, educate family members about how they can care for their loved one and offer emotional support during this stressful time..
  • Watch and record the patient’s progress constantly.
  • Chart the patient’s response to treatment and medication.
  • work in several different locations around the community, but to spend most of the time in people’s homes.

Why MedPure?

At MedPure Nursing, we work with candidates to provide flexible, career-boosting roles all across the UK.

With years of experience and relationships with a great number of NHS trusts & private hospitals in every corner of Britain, we can offer you opportunities to suit your lifestyle and ambitions – whether on a locum or permanent basis. We can also support nurses at every level, and across every medical discipline, including RGNs, RMNs, Paediatrics, Oncology, Theatre, Community Nurses and more, as well as Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers. 

What MedPure can offer you?

  • Weekly Payments
  • Support with Revalidation
  • Lucrative referral scheme when you recommend a friend to us*
  • Flexible working hours
  • Support with PDP (Personal Development Planning)
  • Assistance with training.
  • Dedicated registration team to help you through the process.




*Conditions Apply                                                                                                                                                                     MedPure Nursing welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.
Job Category: District Nurse
Job Type: Weekdays Weekends
Job Location: East Sussex

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