Sister/Charge Nurse- Paediatrics

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
1 year Fixed Term (Maternity Cover)
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Frimley Park Hospital
£27,893 - £37,259 pa inclusive of HCAS
29/05/2018 23:59

Frimley Health is a Trust where great care and great careers go hand in hand. We’re three hospitals working closely with each other and with the communities we serve in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Buckinghamshire  - our organisation has brought Heatherwood and Wexham hospitals into the fold of Frimley Park Hospital and its wider community services.

You’ll find the highest standards of clinical excellence across our locations and a friendly, supportive, open culture that brings everyone together. For our team it means a great day-to-day working experience – in a Trust with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future. The investment and changes ahead make this an exciting place to be. You can play your part in delivering exceptional patient care, while continuing to grow, develop and progress through first class learning and training.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, dynamic Junior sister/charge nurse with strong interpersonal skills to join us for a fixed term contract on our 26 bedded Children’s Ward with a Paediatric Assessment Unit and purpose built teenage unit.

You will possess clinical expertise, act as a resource for the patients, nursing and medical colleagues and actively participate in further development of services within the Paediatric Department.

You should have significant Band 5 experience as a RN within Children’s Nursing. The mentorship preparation and relevant courses towards Paediatrics.

The role is focused on delivering high quality nursing care, ensuring a comfortable and safe environment for the patient and their family

Evidence of professional development and use of evidence-based practice is essential for the post.

You will be supported by a Ward Manager, Paediatric Practice Development Nurse and Clinical Matron for your professional development.

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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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Jo Hilton

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01252 649085