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Paediatric & Adolescent Respiratory & Allergy Clinical Nurse Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Paediatric Snr Nursing
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
309-SHB856-ZR-A
Site
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
Town
London
Salary
£38,035 - £48,256 per annum inclusive
Closing
04/03/2018 23:59

At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH, and stay at UCLH; all of our staff have been involved in developing our values.

We believe that UCLH is a better place for patients and staff alike. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

UCLH has two major strategic projects underway. On Grafton Way, we are building a facility which will be home to one of only two high energy NHS proton beam therapy centres, Europe’s largest centre for the treatment of blood disorders and a hyper modern surgery service.  Close by on Huntley Street we are developing the new Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals. Replacing the current hospitals on Grays’ Inn Road, this development will mean we can provide multidisciplinary care to our dental and ENT patients in a modern environment. Our Grafton Way facility is due to open in 2020, with Huntley Street opening in 2019.

NHS staff survey results from 2016, UCLH has been named one of the ten best performing non-specialist trusts against the following statement: “If a friend of relative needed treatment I would be happy with the standard of care provided by this organisation”.

 Are you an experienced, proactive nurse with sound management & leadership skills?

Are you motivated & enthusiastic with excellent communication and problem-solving abilities?

Can you demonstrate an ability to lead on change and service improvements and to lead a Nursing Team?

We are looking for a highly motivated nurse with extensive knowledge and experience in paediatrics. The role will have both clinical and managerial responsibilities. You will be expected to provide specialist nursing and clinical leadership for young people aged between 1 day old up to 19 years within our expanding respiratory and allergy services. You will also attend multidisciplinary meetings and be an advocate for the patients and the service.  There will be opportunities to develop skills in clinical research.

UCLH is committed to providing excellent care to children and young people aged 13-20 years. We have a dedicated multidisciplinary team providing care for young people and operate the largest clinical service for teenagers in Europe.

You must have a passion and an understanding for working with Young People.

The Paediatric and Adolescent division is complemented by a proactive multi-disciplinary team and benefits from the expertise of other clinical nurse specialists and hospital play staff.

Working within this very rewarding environment will enhance your own professional development and at UCLH we are committed to providing education opportunities for nurses at every level. As well as first-class facilities, you’ll benefit from the support of a visible management team and a dedicated team of Clinical Practice Facilitators, excellent career and educational development opportunities and study leave.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Kim Robinson - Lead Clinical Nurse Specialist for Paediatric and Adolescent Division, Phone: 07944139889, Email:  kimrobinson2@nhs.net

or

Tracey Bridges Paediatric & Adolescent Allergy Clinical Nurse Specialist, Phone: 0798 4464469, Email: tracey.bridges1@nhs.net

 

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
020344 79170