Registered Children's Nurse (Bank)

Location
Thornbury Hospital - Sheffield
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Registered Children's Nurse 

Bank Shifts

Up to £22 per hour

BMI Thornbury Hospital in Sheffield is part of Circle Health Group, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics, performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

Circle Health Group are proud to be recognised as one of the UK’s 25 best big companies to work for and one of the 10 best companies to work for in the health and social care sector.

We have an opportunity for a Registered Children’s Nurse to join their team of staff in the Wards department.

This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Paediatric Advanced Life Support Registered  Child Nurse with NMC registration
  • Up to date knowledge in acute paediatric medicine / surgery
  • Awareness about Safeguarding Children processes
  • Aware of NMC code of Accountability Basic
  • Experience within an acute Children’s area or willing to undergo period of preceptorship
  • Basic Paediatric Life Support  Experience of customer care, including interacting with challenging customers and situations.

Duties of this role include:

  • To provide safe and effective care to allocated cohorts of patients up to the age of 18 years without direct supervision.
  • Conduct yourself professionally within the standard and framework provided by the Nursing Midwifery Council (NMC) Codes of professional Conduct and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • To plan, implement and evaluate plans of patient care.
  • To carry out pre-assessments for paediatric patients who have been booked for an elective procedure.
  • Working towards agreed objectives and demonstrating BMI behaviours at all time.
  • To ensure the emergency paediatric equipment is checked on a daily basis and meets required guidelines, escalating to the Nurse in charge any deficits.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.