Band 5 opportunities in East Antrim Community Nursing Team

We are delighted to offer the opportunity for both newly qualified and experienced nurses to join the East Antrim Community Nursing Team.  We are actively seeking nurses to work in local treatment rooms, district nursing services and Inver Community Hospital (Larne).  We have Band 5 posts in Larne, Carrickfergus, Whitehead, Newtownabbey and Ballyclare.

Who can apply?

These posts are open to any Registered General Nurse, including newly qualified staff.  All new staff will receive a full induction programme and newly qualified staff will receive a preceptorship programme to allow them to achieve their competencies.

Opportunities and benefits

Working as a Band 5 community nurse in East Antrim enables you to work with patients in their own homes, form strong links with GPs and the local multidisciplinary team as well as benefiting from leadership opportunities.  We also offer flexible working for staff who want to enjoy a positive work life balance.

  • We are committed to your professional development
  • We will provide you with bespoke clinical skills training if you are new to community nursing
  • We will provide preceptorship if you are a newly qualified nurse
  • We will provide you with support to follow a range of career pathways within community nursing

How to apply

Apply at: 

Closing date: Thursday 8 July 2021 at 5:00pm.  Interviews will take place via Zoom on 26 July and 27 July 2021.

More information

If you wish to discuss working in our teams, please contact Glynis Whittle, Professional Lead Nurse in East Antrim on 028 90552241 or email

5th June 2021

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