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Clinical Nurse Specialist

Job Reference: 425-A-18-23742

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a band 6 paediatric nurse to join our paediatric allergy service at Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust.


We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic & motivated individual to join our friendly, dedicated and forward-thinking team.


You will be expected to work within the multidisciplinary team supporting well established allergy clinics; this will be achieved by providing high levels of holistic allergy education and care to the child/young person with allergic disease and their families.


A key component of the role will be confidently managing & developing the oral food challenge service, working closely with the associate allergy nurses and the day care team. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring that all challenges are undertaken safely in a timely manner.


The post holder will be expected to support the Band 7 in providing strategic and clinical leadership in the delivery and development of allergy services.


At least 3 years post registration experience is essential.


This post is full time, Monday to Friday, flexible to meet the needs of the service.


For further information, please contact Alyson Barber or Lynsey Perkins. Telephone 0114 2267872 or via switchboard on 0114 2717000 and ask for bleep 092

Interview date to be confirmed

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£49). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

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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