Registered Nurse

North Chailey
£22,128 to £28,852 per annum
04 Jan 2018
15 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Grade - Band 5

Due to the increasing complexity of our young people we are expanding our team and are looking to appoint more Children’s nurses to work within our Residential School Nursing Team. We provide 24 hour nursing care to children & young adults from the age of 3 – 25 years. The nursing team are currently recruiting Band 5 nurses to join us in our unique and fascinating work.

The residential school nursing team are employed by Sussex Community Trust but work in very close partnership with Chailey Heritage Foundation.

Chailey Heritage Foundation comprises of Chailey Heritage School plus 6 residential bungalows providing residential and short break care. The children and Young adults have a range of complex health needs and physical, learning and sensory disabilities.

We welcome applications from Children’s Nurses who are able to work throughout the 24 hour period. Hours are negotiable and would suit either full time, part time or a nurse who is able to work throughout the 24 hour period term time only (Chailey Heritage Foundation term dates).

We are developing exciting new ventures particularly with children requiring long term ventilation via tracheostomies. You will also have the opportunity to develop skills in Intravenous Therapy

If you are interested in developing specialist skills in these areas please contact the nursing team on 01825 724444 x 666/667 (09.00 -16.00 Monday - Friday) or x 669 at other times.

If you already have these skills and would like to develop them further then please contact us on the above telephone number.

There is now discretion to apply the £1,000 Golden Hello one off payment to this post if you are appointed. 

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.