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Diabetes Specialist Nurse

Job Reference: 213-NC-1985

Employer:
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Paediatrics
Location:
Denmark Hill, London
Salary:
£39,866- £49,704 pro rata

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.




A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced Band 7 nurse to join the Paediatric Diabetes Team. This role will challenge both your clinical and leadership skills and provide the opportunity for you to gain extensive experience in this rewarding environment.

As a clinical nurse specialist you will work alongside 3 other CNS’s, in conjunction with members of the MDT. You will be coordinating inpatient and outpatient care of children and young people with diabetes aged 0-18yrs from the local population. There will also be an opportunities for teaching and training of staff.

This role is essential in supporting patients and families from diagnosis and ongoing care and management of diabetes. You will be required to assist in nurse led clinics and supporting GP’s and schools.

To be eligible for this post you must be RN (Child),hold a mentorship qualification and have worked in the capacity as a band 6 or band 7 nurse with experience of nursing children with diabetes. Demonstration of excellent leadership qualities and team work is essential.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Alice Bailey Diabetes CNS on 020 3299 1738 or via email at alice.bailey1@nhs.net or Sandra O’Driscoll Senior Team Leader, CNS Team on 02032994752 or via email at sandra.o’driscoll@nhs.net




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King's Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre Website


King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.


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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.


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