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Community Children's Nurse

Job Reference: 293-CSDO-0586

Employer:
Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust
Department:
Paediatric Nursing
Location:
Hackney Ark / Community Site, London
Salary:
£29,057 - £36,134 p.a. inc.

Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a high performing and flourishing organisation serving the population of Hackney, East London, the City and beyond.

We are very proud that the CQC has recently rated Homerton Hospital’s A&E department as 'Outstanding', medical care at the hospital as 'Outstanding', and our acute services overall as ‘Good’.

Our integrated Trust provides comprehensive hospital and community health services for its local population and a range of specialist services for a wider group of patients. These specialist services include obstetrics, neonatology, foetal medicine, fertility, neuro-rehabilitation, bariatric surgery, and asthma and allergy services.

The local City and Hackney community served by the Trust is highly diverse with a complex mix of clinical and cultural needs. Good working relationships, strong multi-agency working arrangements and integrated pathways already exist between hospital and community health services, primary care, local authority and mental health services.

The trust is an active partner in bringing different services together across City and Hackney to provide integrated care closer to home, and in the development of an ‘Integrated Care System’, of which the Trust is a major partner, which aims to bring together health and care services, the wider community and voluntary sector to work closer together to provide great services for local people in City and Hackney.

Homerton has a proud tradition of supporting and developing its staff, including its well regarded and valued nursing community, and all staff are able to take advantage of a great range of benefits.

Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is proud to have been included on the HSJ and Nursing Times Best Places to Work list, and has recently achieved 'Excellence' status in the Healthy Workplace Charter, as awarded by the Greater London Authority.

The Role


If you are paediatric nurse looking to progress your career in a leading-edge environment, think about joining the Homerton. Diverse, modern and progressive, we’re equipped with the very latest technology, and pioneer new ways of working in an inner city environment.

 



We are looking for an, enthusiastic and highly motivated registered children’s nurse to join our team. You will be a RSCN/RN (Child) and will be responsible for delivering a high standard of nursing care. You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work using your own initiative as well as working effectively within a team.

 



You will understand the importance of patient care and be able to demonstrate ability in the assessment, planning, provision and evaluation of care of sick children and be able to make effective decisions in partnership with children, families & the multi-disciplinary team.

 



You will be based within the Community Children’s Nursing team based at hackney Ark. The team offer a 7 day service and you will be working within the generic caseload.

 

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Saira Ullah (Team Leader - Children's Community Nursing Team) on Ph: 02070147096 / Email: saira.ullah@nhs.net




Please ensure that you read the "Guidance Notes On Submitting An Application" under "Additional Documentation" before completing your application.

Please note: we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.

The Trust welcomes applications from candidates wishing to job share with or without job share partners.

We are committed to equal opportunities, and have been approved as a Disability Confident Employer.

The Trust offers a number of benefits, including a relocation loan for new starters moving to the area. More details on our range of benefits can be found on the Homerton website.

Homerton is smoke free.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply, who would require immigration sponsorship, can self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post on the UKBA website.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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