Nurse for Children in Care

Location
Brighton
Salary
£26,565 -£35,577 per annum
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
22 Jan 2018
Ref
150-KW2294-CWS-A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 6

Brighton and Hove Children in Care Health Team are looking for a dynamic motivated nurse who is able to compliment existing skills and expertise within in the team to further drive forward the teams vision in improving the health outcomes for Brighton and Hove's Children in care.  

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate an understanding of the health needs of this vulnerable case load and a willingness to continue their professional development to ensure they are equipped to provide a high standard of health assessment and care planning; they will need be able to work with autonomy whilst also demonstrating a commitment to working within the team. They need to be able demonstrate an ability to work within clearly defined time frames, and have experience of producing quality reports and care plans. Team members work with children and young people from birth through to 17 years.

The successful candidate will also need to have experience of working with vulnerable children and young people and have sound knowledge of safeguarding children. They will contribute to medical and forensic assessment, by providing nursing support for children and young people when the attend Children Sexual Assault Referral Centre following allegation of sexual abuse. 

 

(previous applicants need not apply)

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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