Senior School Nurse Days - Hampshire

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Alton
Salary
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP35000/annum benefits package
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
02 May 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position - Senior School Nurse - Hampshire

Ref - ZASNHA

Location - Hampshire

Salary - up to GBP35,577

Hours - Full Time Permanent - Days only

My client runs a health centre based on site to cater for the medical needs of 168 physically disabled students who attend the School and College. They are currently recruiting due to extending their service to a 52 weeks on-site nursing provision.

JOB PURPOSE:

To work as part of the nursing team to provide high quality holistic health care to the students throughout the campus, ensuring the Nursing needs of the students are met.

To assess, develop and implement programmes of care for the students.

To undertake health assessments and screening, organising any necessary.

To disseminate training and information to the multidisciplinary team working with the students

Staff training

RESPONSIBILITIES:

My client provides specialist education, care and therapy for students with complex physical, neurological and learning disabilities. The post holder shall work in order to ensure the most appropriate nursing, personal and social care for all students. In undertaking this role their principle responsibilities are as follows:

KEY TASKS

Clinical

To work within the nursing team to deliver high quality nursing care to students;

To work as a member of the multi disciplinary team to deliver high quality care to students in order to enable them to achieve their full potential.

To participate in health screening and promotion;

To participate in the immunisation programmes in line with government recommendations, trust policy and patient group protocols;

To work in partnership with other professionals and agencies;

To administer medications and train Residential care staff in accordance with national and local policies and patient group directives;

To organise and deliver a broad range of nursing treatments, to monitor their efficacy, and to develop programmes of care;

To provide first aid and attend emergency situations;

To maintain accurate, contemporaneous records of all episodes of student contact.

To participate in clinical supervision;

To deliver training in specific care procedures to care staff and assist in the monitoring and assessment of the delivery of the same by the care staff;

To actively transfer knowledge and skills to colleagues.

To work to encourage the students independence and self advocacy.

Education

RN1 with active registration

Evidence of CPD

Experience

Four years post registration experience

Experience working with children and young people

Skills and Abilities

Good organisational skills

Ability to manage priorities and plan workload

Ability to work without direct supervision

Ability to work as part of a team

Ability to work with other professionals and agencies

Accountability, responsibility

Maintain confidentiality

Record keeping skills

Ability to work with children and young people

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Able to undertake flexible working hours

Basic computer literacy

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

For a full job description or to apply for the position please contact Zoe Allen on (Apply online only) or email