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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/09/2019.

Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurse (PDSN)/ Paediatric Diabetes Nurs

Job Reference: 333-G-ECP-0047

Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust
Paediatric Diabetes (Specialist) Nurse
Carmelita House, Ealing
£34,961 - £48,515 pa inc

CNWL (Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust) has almost 7,000 staff providing integrated healthcare to a third of London's population, Milton Keynes and areas beyond. We involve service users, carers, the public, staff and partner organisations in the way that we are run.

Our catchment area spans diverse communities, with over 100 first languages spoken. It contains areas of great affluence as well as areas of much deprivation. We are committed to providing services that meet the needs of the people who use them, and we actively encourage involvement from local people who can help make a difference. We’re proud of our diversity and we continue to undertake new initiatives to advance equality for LGBT+, BME and people with disabilities to promote good relations and understanding between our staff.

We are recognised locally, nationally and internationally for providing high quality, innovative healthcare. We aim to employ only the best people, and our experts are frequently called upon to contribute to national health strategy and policy, and many models of our care have been adapted for use in other countries.

We offer a generous relocation package (subject to eligibility assessment) and flexible working options, including bank assignments for most roles. See attached Staff Reward and Wellbeing Handbook detailing our benefits, discounts and wellbeing intiatives for staff.

Become part of our team. We care for you as much as you care for others.

Ealing Community Partners: NHS, Ealing Council, voluntary and specialist providers working together to deliver health and social care for the people of Ealing

Community-based health care services across Ealing that is about to undergo a transformation. West London NHS Trust, in partnership with Central and North West London NHS Trust, (CNWL) the Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Trust and some other smaller providers, including third sector, have formed a partnership to provide integrated community health services in Ealing. The total value of the new 10 year contract is about £50m per year.

We have also committed to invest in improved links with local voluntary sector organisations (for example ECIL, Ealing Dementia Concern, Ealing Mind) and other community assets for innovation and flexibility.

We are looking to recruit competent and motivated individuals with a dynamic approach to meeting the needs of the large and diverse population across Ealing. This is an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic Band 7 Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurse or Band 6 Paediatric Diabetes Nurse to work in building our new service to support our local population.

The Paediatric Diabetes (Specialist) Nurse will provide specialist diabetes care to children and their families and act as a resource to other professionals, by utilising expert knowledge and skills.

Working as part of a wider team, and with external agencies, they will play a key role in the delivery of evidence-based practice in community setting working alongside Paediatricians, Primary care and other partners.

The role will entail enabling the nurses to provide community-based paediatric diabetic support in order to raise awareness, improve care and help to reduce school absences and hospital admissions so that all children can lead a full and active life and to reach their full potential.

The Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurse will be a community nurse that ideally holds a MSc qualification in Diabetes and the Paediatric Diabetes Nurse is demonstrating interest and willingness in diabetic practice and is working towards diabetic module(s)/certificate or diploma.

You will be working as part of a supportive team with access to a wide range of NHS benefits including discounts, pension and various learning and development opportunities.

This role is an Ealing Community Partners role through CNWL

For further details / informal visits contact:

Bianca Postelmans on Email:

CNWL NHS Foundation Trust are committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults.

Due to the high response levels we receive for some vacancies, we may expire any of them prior to the advertised closing date and advise you to submit your application as soon as possible.

Our Agenda for Change employment contracts are subject to a contractual 13 week probationary period.

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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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