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Job summary

Main area
Paediatric Safeguarding
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Fixed Term/Secondment until 31st March 2018
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
164-769884
Employer
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Queens Medical Centre
Town
Nottingham
Salary
£26,565-£35,577 Per Annum
Closing
27/09/2017 23:59
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Specialist Nurse in Safeguarding

Band 6

We have a vacancy for a Specialist Nurse in Safeguarding, to work alongside our existing team of staff seeing children of all ages and their families in the Nottingham Children’s Hospital based at the QMC.
The responsibilities include;
Act as Deputy to the lead nurse for the SAS service
The lead nurse for the SAS service will be required to lead the development of the SAS service within the Nottingham Children’s Hospital, to evaluate and assess current service delivery and performance, devising, piloting and implementing changes in practice that deliver significant and substantial improvements in access and service delivery, whilst working within a budget, this will include project management of a new location.

Manage nurse led follow up clinics

Undertake clinical duties related to a SAS examination eg pregnancy testing, collecting swaps, taking blood and giving immunisations.

Ensure the service specification for the new service is delivered in a safe and compassionate manner.

Support the team in ensuring governance and performance indicators are delivered.

Collate data to inform the next stage of the SAS development

Convey and present complex information written and verbal, formally and informally as appropriate. Ensure that when applicable information is maintained and kept in an appropriate place.

Work together with key professionals in the development of evidence based patient care policies and procedures/audit; addressing the Governments goals for children in relation to safeguarding.

Facilitate multi-agency working.

The post holder is required to be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Please note this post will close once the capped number of applicants has been received so may close before the advertised closing date.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Matron, Kerry Webb Kerry.Webb@nuh.nhs.uk

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0115 9691169 ext 76455