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Paediatric Nurse (Bank / Flexible / Consultant basis)

Carlisle and surrounding areas

Job Title: Bank Paediatric Nurse

Location: Carlisle, North Cumbria

Salary: Band 6, £30,0000 depending upon experience.(FTE)

KEYFORT are excited to be recruiting a highly self-motivated Paediatric Clinical Nurse Educator to join our experienced team. This role would potentially suit a retired Paediatric Nurse on a part time flexible basis or, someone looking to secure a 2nd income on a flexible basis as a Paediatric Consultant Nurse, which would attract an hourly salary of £17.50.

You will be required to lead on the delivery of high-quality clinical education within the scope of nursing practices. This will include training and competency support for community-based nursing support packages for children and young people with complex and long-term conditions/needs including Acquired/Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurological Conditions, Spinal Injury, Palliative Care, Tracheostomy, Ventilation support, PEG support and Catheter care etc.

You will be required to work to the company ethos ensuring a person-centred approach is maintained at all times. You will be responsible for the facilitation of a high-quality learning environment to ensure the children and young people KEYFORT support have safe, effective, caring and responsive care teams. You will work closely with a variety of departments including management, support workers and external professional organisations to ensure education is an excellent standard. You will also have the opportunity to be involved in support delivery, guiding teams with effective support planning and risk assessments.

Your focus must always be to enable staff teams to make a real difference to the children and young people we support. A self-starter with a positive problem-solving attitude is essential. This role is ideal for a nurse who is seeking a new challenge, or has a passion for training others within a progressive and dynamic social care organisation.

Job Requirements

Qualified RGN (Paediatric) with a current and valid NMC pin.

Experience of Brain Injury/Neurological conditions, complex respiratory needs and community-based Nursing preferred.

Experience with healthcare assistants and support workers preferred. Competent using IT software.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Primarily, the hours will be ad hoc and the successful candidate must be flexible as occasional evening and weekend work may be required.

A full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential for this role.

Any mileage incurred will be reimbursed.

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

Who are KEYFORT?

We are a team of specialist staff including Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Tutors, Clinical Psychologists and Specialist Support Staff. Over the years our expertise and support provision has expanded so that we now work in education, in the community, in employment and in the individual’s own home with their own staff and support team. Each package of care is tailored individually to the person’s needs.

We are extremely proud to be able to be able to offer specialised support to adults, children and young people. Our mission statement demonstrates our commitment to the people we support and our employees.

“Passionate about working together to provide specialist services. Real people providing real support to make a real difference”

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