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Registered Children's Nurse
- Registered Childrens Nurse
- Band 5
- Full time: 37.5 hours per week
- Women & Childrens Hospital
- £24,907 - £30,615 Pro rata
- 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
- Epilepsy & Neurology
- Endocrine & Diabetes
- Immunology and Allergy
- Asthma, TB and Cystic Fibrosis
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.
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
- Deborah Sizer
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- 01482 382775
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