Deputy Clinical Nurse Specialist - Children's Endocrine & Bone Service

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
7 Nov 2019
7 Dec 2019

Job Description

Evelina London is at the heart of a network of children's health services in Lambeth and Southwark and across south east England.

We provide a comprehensive range of children's health services, so that we are able to look after patients from antenatal diagnosis through childhood, into adolescence and on into adult services. We are the only hospital in London to have highly specialized women's and children's services on one site. This means that our youngest patients can get the specialist care they need on the same hospital site as their mothers.

The Evelina London Paediatric Rare Bone disease service provides holistic care for children and families with different conditions affecting the skeleton.

The service provides front line endocrine, genetic, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and psychology to children with skeletal disorders. Different aspects of the service encompass achondroplasia, skeletal dysplasia, osteoporosis, calcium and phosphate disorders.

Patients come from both the local surrounding community as well as nationally. This centre is a member of the European Reference Network for rare bone disease and also is at the forefront of clinical care as well as pharmaceutical trials into new treatments.

The successful candidate will work in the outpatient and day-unit setting to provide holistic care to children with skeletal disorders

Evelina London is dedicated to supporting staff to develop and progress, and this post will present the successful candidate with numerous learning opportunities.

Experience within allergy, dermatology or respiratory would also be desirable.

Closing date: 24th November 2019

Interview date: Week commencing 2nd December 2019

Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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Ref: NM6510

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