Paediatric outreach nurse practitioner

Band 7

Main area
Paediatric outreach service
Band 7
Full Time / Part Time
Job ref
Children's Hospital UHS
£31,696 - £41,787 pa pro rata
26/02/2018 23:59

Paediatric nurse practitioners -  band 7  hospital at night outreach

Hospital at night / outreach is a developing service within the children’s hospital – University Hospitals Southampton. This will be an exciting role and the post holder will need to demonstrate clinical competence, commitment & enthusiasm to this developing service, with the support of an advanced nurse practitioner, matron & lead consultant.

  The main purpose of the role is:

  • To provide effective nursing leadership and clinical expertise that supports, promotes and develops efficient 24 hour service delivery. This will be achieved by an ability to work autonomously whilst interacting with a multi-disciplinary team (MDT), keeping the needs of the child and family at the centre of care planning and delivery.
  • To contribute to the education and training programme of MDT to ensure the service is delivered safely and to a high standard.

Candidates will need to be an RSCN or registered nurse (Child), at degree graduate level currently working in an acute clinical paediatric environment.

APLS/EPLS provider status is essential. 

In - service competency based training will be provided supported by academic education at MSc level.

Southampton Children’s Hospital is a regional tertiary referral centre and includes paediatric major trauma.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Jenny Bull

Paediatric outreach lead nurse


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