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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/07/2020.

Special School Nurse

Job Reference: 150-SF4433-CSS-A

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Seaside View CDC, Brighton General Hospital, Brighton
£24,907 to £30,615 per annum pro rata

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

This is a fantastic fixed term opportunity for a School Nurse who is interested in developing their community skills and has existing experience of working with children with disabilities to gain further experience of working with children with complex needs.

We have 15 hours (0.4 WTE) available, to cover maternity leave, to be worked in term time in special schools.

You will be working with our friendly and enthusiastic Children’s Specialist Nursing team in Brighton and Hove and working closely with two Band 6 Nurses who work in special schools, and you will receive excellent support and supervision.

We are ideally looking for cover on a Thursday and Friday,

You will be responsible for the provision, planning, and implementation of nursing care for children and young people attending special school sites. You will also be responsible for training and educating school staff, and liaising with families and other professionals. You will receive excellent support and supervision.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Vanessa Sharp, Clinical Services Manager, Seaside View Child Development Centre

07768 278940 ,

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