Staff Nurse – Children and Young Adults Service

Staff Nurse – Children and Young Adults Service

  • Employer - St Oswalds Hospice
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Charity
  • Department - Children and Young Adult’s Service
  • Location - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary - £29,766 - £32,920 per annum (includes unsocial hours allowance)
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full/Part-time | Minimum 21.5 to 37.5 hours per week (Working internal rotation)
  • Closing date - Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Description

St Oswald’s Children and Young Adults Service provides specialist short breaks for young people aged 0 – 25 with life shortening/threatening conditions and complex health care needs. We are looking to recruit the following staff.

You will have a key role in contributing to the management of a range of symptoms while providing the care for children, young people and young adults. This would include the provision of end of life care and the provision of practical and emotional support pre and post bereavement. The post holder would be required toco-ordinate the holistic care of the children, young people and young adults and support other team members. Supervision and training of the non nursing team is an essential element to the role. A minimum one year post registration experience as a children’s nurse is essential.

NHS pension may be transferable.

We welcome informal enquiries and discussion about the post and you are welcome to visit St Oswald’s Children and Young Adults Service, to appreciate the post and it’s potential.

Contact information

To discuss this post further please email Carole Dixon, Children & Young Adults Service Manager at caroledixon@stoswaldsuk.org alternatively call 0191 285 0063 Ext 2012.

These posts are subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

Interview information

Interview date: Wednesday 25th October 2017

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