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Specialist Behavioural Sleep Practitioner

Job Reference: 425-A-19-36170

Employer:
Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Sleep Unit
Location:
Sheffield
Salary:
£21,089 - £23,761 per annum

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join the Paediatric Sleep Disorders Service working as a Specialist Behavioural Sleep Practitioner.

You will be joining a small enthusiastic multidisciplinary team in the assessment, diagnosis and management of sleep disorders in both typically developing children and those with neuro development difficulties.

You will need to have a good understanding of child development and child behaviour. You will need to be self-motivated, flexible, hard- working and a quick learner, as well as enjoying being a part of an expanding and developing team.

You should have good communication skills and a commitment towards personal and professional development. Knowledge of sleep is essential. Full orientation and support will be given to the successful candidate.

This advert is aimed at Experienced Sleep Practitioners who have completed their Sleep Training from a credible course.

For further information please contact in the first instance, Janine Reynolds, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Sleep.

 




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 (£45). 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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