Dermatology Specialist Nurse

35000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000/annum + excellent company benefits
14 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Dermatology Specialist Nurse

Location: Scunthorpe & Grimsby
Full-time, Monday To Friday
4 days per week, 8.30am - 5.30pm
Starting salary - GBP35,000

sjb medical is offering an exciting opportunity as a Dermatology Specialist Nurse across Grimsby and Scunthorpe. You will be joining a well-established organisation that is committed to serving the community and strives to provide exemplary services in both clinical and operational aspects. This is a growing organisation with an approach to delivering healthcare services that is innovative, refreshing and above all caring.

As a Dermatology Specialist Nurse, you will work within a multidisciplinary team and provide innovative community-based healthcare for Dermatology patients referred by General Practitioners. You will provide nursing expertise in the management of patients undergoing dermatology treatment as an outpatient within settings outside of the hospital environment.

Key responsibilities will include:

- Support a multidisciplinary dermatology team bringing appropriate clinical services out of the hospital and into the community so patients can be treated closer to home
- Work with Dermatology Consultants, GPwSI's and Specialist Dermatology Nurses to provide access to consultation/treatment/dermatological diagnostics and health education for patients with dermatological problems and skin cancer
- To plan individual treatment plans, helping to prevent unnecessary referral to secondary care
- Develop, coordinate and participate in the ongoing education of dermatology patients and their carers to manage their symptoms and help them to overcome the psychological, social and physical aspects of their condition
- To act as a resource to provide clinical advice and support to staff within primary and secondary care and to liaise effectively to support continuity of care for patients
- To develop and participate in providing Nurse led Minor Surgery clinics
Work with administration, medical and nursing staff to ensure cancer pathway targets are met

Joining this organisation, you will be offered fantastic opportunities and discounts such as:

- Discounts from national retailers and shops
- Regular events and competitions will take you anywhere and everywhere
- Exclusive deals including discounts for holidays and experience days

Minimum requirements:

- Full registration as an RGN or equivalent
- Minimum 2 years dermatology experience
- Full driving license
- Recognised skin surgery course
- Independent/supplementary nurse prescriber qualification or willing to undertake
- Experience of Dermatology, phototherapy and leg ulcer clinics
- Willing to travel between hubs and spokes of the services within the region and travel to training locations in other parts of the country with occasional overnight stays (costs will be refunded)

sjb medical is an appointed recruitment partner for this position, to apply please send your CV or get in touch with sjb medical directly to speak with an experienced recruitment consultant