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Specialist Nurse

Job Reference: 425-A-19-30895

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Metabolic Medicine
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata

25 hours per week (Temporary 1 year post – Maternity Leave Backfill)

The busy Metabolic Medicine Nursing team are looking for a self- motivated, dynamic and reliable individual with a passion for working with children from birth to adolescence with medical inherited metabolic disorders.

You will work both closely and independently with members of the multi-disciplinary team. The position will include treating and being nurse advocate for patients in several clinical settings including out-patient clinics, Medical Day Care, wards and occasional outreach work.

At the start of your position with the Metabolic Team, you will receive an induction package and training with individual members of the team including the dietitians, Newborn Screening Nurses and the laboratory.

When established within the job you will be expected to take lead with Transition clinics using the Ready Steady Go programme

Enquiries to Claire Mizler, CNS Metabolic Medicine on 0114 3053798 (bleep 236) or Amanda Hodgson, Head of Nursing, Division of MEDicine 0114 2717706

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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