We are Sirona care & health, a Community Interest Company committed to providing local communities with a range of high quality specialist health and social care services across South Gloucestershire, parts of Bristol and Bath and North East Somerset. For us, it’s about the personal approach; we take pride in what we do and deliver the high standard of care that we’d expect for ourselves and our families.
In return we offer an excellent range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, paid enhancements for bank holiday/night working (where applicable), a contributory pension scheme (including, for some roles, the NHS pension scheme), a planned induction program, extensive learning and development opportunities, health and wellbeing programmes, flexible working patterns, staff excellence awards, in-house physiotherapy support and more!
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic community children's nurse to work within the core nursing team in the Lifetime Service, in the Bristol and South Gloucestershire area.
The successful candidate will be a Registered Children’s Nurse with a special interest in gaining experience in working as a Community Children’s Nurse and will have excellent communication skills with an ability to work in multi-disciplinary environments.
You will undertake allocated nursing tasks identified by case load managers to deliver holistic nursing care to ensure children with life-limiting conditions and complex nursing needs are cared for in the environment of their choice.
Assist with the training and development of parents, carers, Lifetime Support Workers and others to enable children to be cared for safely in a variety of settings.
Demonstrate an ability to work autonomously and will receive appropriate levels of supervision through the preceptorship programme within Lifetime and the support structures available to all Lifetime staff.
You will spend time both within an office environment and travelling between service users and other services within Bristol and South Gloucestershire in the 4 CCG areas. You willneed the ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service to cover days and/or waking nights over a 7 day period covering 365 days per year.
You will need to have a full driving licence and access to a vehicle.
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If you are shortlisted for interview you will be contacted by email. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date then please assume you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.
Sirona care and health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment and promote safeguarding by implementing policies and procedures, acting promptly on concerns, and sharing information appropriately. Sirona is committed to safe recruitment practice and any appointment will be subject to satisfactory clearance appropriate to the post.
As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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