Children’s Nurse

Hope House
Oswestry, Shropshire
Mid Band 5 to Band 6 (D.O.E).
11 Jul 2018
08 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a fantactic opportunity for an Experienced Children’s Nurse (RSCN/RN CHILD) to join our team based in Oswestry. You will join us on either a full time or part time, 12 month maternity cover contract, and in return will receive Salary Scale equivalent to Mid Band 5 to Band 6 (depending on experience).

Hope House provide care and support to babies, children and young adults from birth to 25 years with complex life limiting/life threatening conditions.  All family members are welcomed into our friendly, homely environment where our multidisciplinary team of professionals provide holistic support and care to the whole family.

As our Experienced Children’s Nurse (RSCN/RN CHILD) you will be a skilled, motivated and compassionate individual with relevant experience of caring for children and young people with complex health needs. 

Responsibilities of our Experienced Children’s Nurse (RSCN/RN CHILD):

-  Supporting the senior clinical team in the management and delivery of high quality care to children, young people and their families at Hope House

-Providing effective and supportive leadership in managing a team, ensuring the safe, efficient and effective organisation and delivery of care in a homely environment

- Providing holistic nursing care including end-of-life care, respite care and support to children & young people with life-limiting and/or life-threatening conditions as outlined in the Hope House Children’s Hospices philosophy of care

What are we looking for in our Experienced Children’s Nurse (RSCN/RN CHILD):

- At least 2 years post registration experience

- Applications from experienced nurses who relish the challenge of shift coordination and supporting less experienced colleagues in a palliative care setting would be welcomed.

The successful candidate will have to undergo an occupational health check and need to obtain an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (these checks will be paid for by the organisation).

Closing date:  Tuesday 24th July 2018

If you think you have what it takes to join us as our Experienced Children’s Nurse (RSCN/RN CHILD), then apply now! We’d love to hear from you!

To meet the diverse needs of our client group, we are an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcome applications from all sectors of society.