Paediatric Complex Care Community Nurse - Birmingham
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Paediatric Complex Care Community Nurse - Monday to Friday - Birmingham
Why Work for Pulse Community Healthcare?
Nurse led service
Access to our exclusive revalidation platform
Ongoing training and development
Chance to develop other members of staff so they can achieve their full potential
Contribute to a service that allows our clients to live independently within their own homes
This is permanent, full time, Monday to Friday vacancy based at our Birmingham branch. Successful candidates will be committed providing high quality and safe clinical practice under the guidance and structure of the clinical governance framework.
The Paediatric Community nurse is responsible for overseeing all clinical aspects of care provision for complex, fast track and rapid response packages of care within the Children’s team in the Birmingham area. They ensure all support staff are able to perform specific clinical interventions through training, team meetings and competency sign off - all within our clinical framework:
Ensuring implementation of the 6 Cs
Undertaking comprehensive clinical risk assessments
Maintaining best practise and promoting independence
Facilitating and educating carers within packages; including compliance
Managing own clinical caseload of clients
Developing Client specific specialist training and compliance needs
Producing and implementing clinical care plans
Reviewing and monitoring clinical aspects of care packages
Managing client’s clinical needs and maintaining relationships
Liaising with other healthcare professionals within the clients’ MDT
Participate within the Branch on call system
Managing a caseload of Packages of Care from the initial assessment
Undertake comprehensive risk assessments
Review and monitor care packages
Undertake client visits within the community
Identify Specialist training needs of Candidates
Ensure care packages are fully compliant with Service level agreements
Pulse Community Healthcare was launched to deliver highly complex person-centred care packages to enable individuals to live within their own homes and communities for as long and as independently as possible.
Our local presence means we understand local communities and this has been hugely beneficial for our clients. You can be confident too that our quality assurance and clinical governance procedures are robust and not only meet, but exceed UK legal requirements.
You will be a Registered General Nurse with a strong Paediatric background or a Registered Sick Children’s Nurse (Valid NMC PIN essential) with good experience within an ITU or HDU environment. Experience working with tracheostomies and ventilators is vital - you must feel confident in your ability to assess others carrying out these clinical interventions as all of our clients have complex needs.
A car driver and owner is essential due to this role being predominantly community based
- £ 26000 - 30000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 25 Oct 2016
Closes 31 Jan 2017
This job was posted to: Intensive care nurse, Community childrens nurse