Children and Young Person's Nurse
Leicester | Nursing | Permanent | Part time
Up to £32,250 pro-rata dependent on experience
25 hours per week
You will be working within a team of paediatric nurses looking after children and young people from 1-18 years old. All children admitted to the ward are generally day case surgical procedures, including paediatric surgery, ENT, orthopaedics, dental and maxillo-facial. In your role you will cover pre assessment, inpatients, supporting the outpatients department and daycase diagnostics. You will be required to work shifts including occasional weekend work.
At Nuffield Health, you will discover nursing as it should be - with more time to care and get to know the children who are your patients as you help them through difficult times. You will also have the flexibility to work shifts that suit your lifestyle.
As a Children and Young Person's Nurse you will;
Deliver care to children from the age of 1 including their pre/post-operative stay on the ward
Conduct pre assessment clinics
Working alongside our Children's & Young Persons Lead Nurse you will have the high care standards that come naturally to a talented nurse
Play a vital role in the child's journey through the hospital
Be a trusted guide and support to them as well as to their parents or guardians
Deliver high quality, clinically effective care as an essential part of our ward team
Work with a wide variety of cases which will broaden your skills. You will also work within different specialist areas
To succeed as a Children and Young Person's Nurse you will;
Be NMC qualified and have some post registration experience in a surgical ward environment
Have various levels of post-registration experience - (preferably in a children's surgical setting)
Be an excellent communicator and team worker - plus be flexible and motivated
Have the ability to fully understand each patient's needs and provide individual attention
Be confident to work autonomously and liaise directly with consultants
Experience in Children's nursing with Adult nursing as an advantage
Helping you feel good.
We want you to love coming to work, feeling healthy, happy and valued. That's why we've developed a benefits package with you in mind. From emotional wellbeing support to private healthcare, financial advice, a cycle to work scheme and more. At Nuffield Health, we take care of what's important to you.
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