Paediatric Nurse

Zoek Pin Egham, Surrey, England

25000.0000 - 37000.0000

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 17 days ago

Our client, an educational establishment based in Egham, requires a Paediatric Nurse to join their team working in their dedicated Health Centre. The position is offered on a full time basis (24/7 shift basis with four others) or on a part time basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Adherence to the NMC Code for Nurses and be familiar with Professional Practice and other NMC advisory papers
  • Work collaboratively to help ensure the Health Centre meets and exceeds regulatory expectations
  • Follow Local Authority Safeguarding procedures for safeguarding children

Clinical:

  • Provide a high standard of nursing care to all patients including members of faculty and staff who may visit the Health Centre
  • Assist with health assessment, immunisation and health promotion programmes
  • Follow care plans for appropriate students as advised by the Head Nurse
  • Ensure that a Code of Confidentiality and GDPR standards are maintained
  • Provide confidential advice and/or support to all students and staff as necessary

Other:

  • Ensure there is appropriate liaison with parents, ancillary and other staff as necessary to provide holistic care for students, with students’ knowledge and consent
  • Be a source of advice for all staff as required
  • Ensure a comprehensive and robust process of record keeping is maintained
  • Escort students to A&E and GP appointments, collect prescriptions
  • Any other duties that may be reasonably requested by the Head Nurse Head of School or Director of Pastoral Care

Qualifications:

Essential:

  • Registered Nurse or RN (Child) or equivalent with evidence of continued education
  • School Nurse/Nurse Practitioner qualification or equivalent experience
  • Evidence of continued professional development

Desirable:

  • Bachelors degree in health related subject

Skills:

Essential:

  • Ability to prioritise and manage changing workloads and situations, including the ability to triage effectively
  • Minimum 2 years experience in paediatric nursing, minor injuries, practice nursing or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Sound understanding of the issues of adolescence and mental health

Desirable:

  • Previous experience of care provision of children aged 3 - 18
  • Knowledge and experience of school inspections/OFSTED/ISI

To apply for this position you must have the right to work in the UK on a long term, permanent basis live within a reasonable commute and have your own transport. Egham Employment Agency and Egham Agency Temporary Services Limited are acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role and we regret that we can only respond to those applicants who most closely match the specified criteria.

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