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Registered Children's Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Registered Childrens Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
356-20-2677277
Site
Women & Childrens Hospital
Town
Hull
Salary
£24,907 - £30,615 Pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
27/10/2020 23:59

HULL UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL NHS TRUST

 2.0 WTE POST

 Registered Children’s Nurse

Paediatric Out Patients Department (POPD)

 FAMILY & WOMEN’S HEALTH GROUP

  We are currently expanding our team and are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Registered Children’s Nurse who wishes to develop their knowledge and skills across a wide range of specialties within an outpatient setting. The successful applicant will play a vital role in delivering high quality, safe and efficient care to the Paediatric population of Hull and the East Riding. We are keen to offer flexible working and are happy to consider shared hours working with other areas of the Paediatric and Neonatal Unit to cover nights or weekends.

The POPD is a very busy department working Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 5.30pm. We run clinics in a large range of specialties including:

  • General Paediatrics
  • Surgery
  • Epilepsy & Neurology
  • Endocrine & Diabetes
  • Nephrology
  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Neonatology
  • Genetics
  • Asthma, TB and Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dietetics
  • Rheumatology
  • Cardiology
  • Oncology

We also offer a phlebotomy service to the whole of the Trust for Paediatric Patients on an Out Patient basis this includes to GPs for under one year olds and older children with specific needs.

Within the department there is a three bedded day case area which is used for:

Day case investigations including

  • MRI scans under sedation and General Anaesthetic
  • CT scans under sedation
  • Nuclear medicine imaging
  • Central Line accessing
  • Endocrine investigations
  • IM/SC injections
  • IV antibiotic commencement
  • Blood transfusions
  • Drug infusions
  • Chemotherapy administration

Staff will be trained in phlebotomy and cannulation, central venous access, ECG’s and MRI scans under sedation and General Anaesthetic.

The role may involve rotation and or covering of shifts within other parts of the Paediatric Unit to meet the needs of the service.

We are looking for individuals who are committed to delivering high quality care with a positive and caring attitude, have excellent communication skills and be committed to the HEY NHS Trust Vision and Values. The successful applicants will be motivated to learn and share new ideas for improving patients experience and services. Demonstrate a commitment to working within a busy multidisciplinary team delivering care to children and young people and families in clinics. Flexibility and team working are essential for the role and demands of the department along with being able to adapt to changing situations.

The Hull University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust has an annual budget of circa £440 million, employs approximately 8,000 staff and serves an extended population of 1.2 million. The Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute services from three hospital sites and we are committed to the continuous development of services for the benefit of patients and to providing a comprehensive service of the highest possible quality.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Deborah Sizer
Job title
Sister
Email address
deborah.sizer@hey.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01482 382775
Additional information

Hollie Cawkwell

Junior Sister

01482 382688