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Community Children's Nurse

Job Reference: J62-CCHP810

Sirona care and health CIC
Childrens Services - Lifetime
Crown Way, Warmley, Bristol
AfC Band 6: £30,401 rising to £37,267 pro rata

We are Sirona care & health, a Community Interest Company committed to providing local communities with a range of high quality specialist health and social care services across South Gloucestershire, parts of Bristol and Bath and North East Somerset. For us, it’s about the personal approach; we take pride in what we do and deliver the high standard of care that we’d expect for ourselves and our families.

In return we offer an excellent range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, paid enhancements for bank holiday/night working (where applicable), a contributory pension scheme (including, for some roles, the NHS pension scheme), a planned induction program, extensive learning and development opportunities, health and wellbeing programmes, flexible working patterns, staff excellence awards, in-house physiotherapy support and more!

The Lifetime Service is looking to recruit a nurse to work in this clinical specialty that is enthusiastic, motivated, resilient, organised and has experience of working with children who are dependent on a ventilator and have complex health needs to join a very friendly and supportive team.

The role is based at Corum One, Corum Office Park, Crown Way, Warmley, BS30 8FJ. It is a Full time post (Monday to Friday), working 7.5 hours a day between the hours of  8am – 6pm.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Community Children's nurse to work within the Continuing Care Nursing team in the Lifetime Service. The post holder will work across 5 CCG areas Bristol, South Gloucestershire, North Somerset, parts of Somerset and B&NES.

They will be part of the Continuing care team (CCT) who are responsible for managing and delivering packages of care to children who meet the Children’s continuing care criteria. They will manage Community Children’s nurses and Lifetime support workers and be responsible for designing and delivering training packages to support workers and service users. The successful candidate will be a registered children’s nurse with a special interest in Children’s continuing care. The post holder will have excellent communication skills with an ability to work in multi-disciplinary environments. 
The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to work autonomously but also part of a team.

The post holder will spend time within an office environment and also be expected to travel across Bristol and South Gloucestershire, North Somerset, B&NES and Somerset CCG areas as the clinical need dictates. Full driving license is essential.    

For general recruitment enquiries please email or call 03001245444.

Sirona care and health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment and promote safeguarding by implementing policies and procedures, acting promptly on concerns, and sharing information appropriately. Sirona is committed to safe recruitment practice and any appointment will be subject to satisfactory clearance appropriate to the post.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Sirona care and health is a Disability Confident Employer.

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.

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

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