Registered Children Nurse Young People in Special School

  • Essex
  • £30 - £40 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted May 23, 2024

Job title: Registered Children Nurse

Location: Mid Essex Special Schools – Chelmsford, Braintree, Witham

Hours: 34 hours per week, Monday to Friday term time

Rates: £30 – £40 per hour

To co-ordinate and deliver an efficient and effective nursing service to meet the complex health needs of pupils attending the identified schools. To provide clinical expertise and high quality education, training & assessment of competence to identified staff/ carers. This competency-based training will enable staff and carers to undertake specialist healthcare tasks for individual children/ young people to meet their specific healthcare needs in the school setting

Skills required-

Knowledge and understanding of working with children with disabilities and complex health needs. Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Ability to deliver presentations. Able to work autonomously. Exceptional organisational and time management skills. Ability to travel by car between sites

Working pattern-

34 hours per week, Monday to Friday term time

Remote working-

One admin day a week remote working

Additional information-

Experience in teaching specialist health skills ie. administration of epilepsy rescue medication, oxygen, suction, enteral feeding, anaphylaxis would be useful. Also experience in writing health care plans and the ability to use Excel in order to maintain our current training records

The role will be commencing on the ASAP and will be ongoing.

To be considered for this post applicants will need:
* Full NMC registration
* Enhanced DBS

Why Athona:
Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call, ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

* Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
* One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
* We’re CPD accredited
* Industry-leading revalidation and appraisal support team
* Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
* Referral scheme – receive up to £200 for every nurse recommendation

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