Senior Registered Children's Nurse

Location
Alexandra Hospital - Cheadle
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Senior Registered Children's Nurse

Part Time - Permanent

Up to £32,000 FTE + Benefits 

The Alexandra Hospital in Cheadle 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 Senior Registered Children’s Nurse to join their team of staff. Caring for all types of day case surgical procedures from pre-assessment to in-patient care.  

This is a Full time role is for 22.5 hours over  5/6 day service. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern. 

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.
  • Registered Children's Nurse.
  • Experience caring for all types of surgical patients within a day case unit environment.
  • Able to cannulate an advantage and must have phlebotomy skills.
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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.
  • To ensure that own nursing practice is in accordance with hospital policies and guidelines and that professional practice is in accordance with the NMC Code.
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Salary & Benefits:

Circle Health Group is committed to offering competitive starting salaries and access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • 25 days holiday per year + bank holidays, increasing to 30 days with service
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare Scheme for treatment at our hospitals, covering pre-existing medical conditions
  • Friends & Family Hospital Discounts
  • Family Friendly policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption pay
  • Non-contributory life insurance
  • Staff engagement hub with access to discounts and extensive rewards and voluntary benefits
  • Access to resources, tools and services to support your wellbeing
  • Employee recognition programmes
  • Industry leading training and development opportunities
  • …and much more!

For more information or for an informal chat around this role please contact: kirsty.rustman@circlehealthgroup.co.uk

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