Paediatric Nurse - North London & East Anglia

North London & East Anglia
Up to £28,000 pro rata plus £5,000 car allowance & competitive benefits package
26 Mar 2012
23 Apr 2012

Our Client is looking to recruit a part time Paediatric Nurse to join a rapidly expanding national team of Paediatric Lysosomal Storage Disorder Nurses.

The role involves working with children with Lysosomal Storage Disorders and infusing the enzyme replacement therapy through a port access. There will be patients will be infused after school hours, so flexibility is vital for this role. The territory covered for this role is North London and East Anglia region working 2 days per week on a fixed term contract.

The responsibilities include:

-          All paediatric care and administration of enzyme replacement therapy is provided to first class clinical and ethical standards and demonstrates best practice.


-          To provide a comprehensive training programme for patients/carers/parents in the home environment to allow self-cannulation and infusion.


-          To provide support and advice to clients.


-          Develop strong working relationships with each of the referral centres.


-          To manage the interface between hospital services and other agencies in order to meet client needs


-          assist in the recording/reporting of adverse events/incidents; including side-effects of therapy.


Applicants must have proven clinical skills and ideally experience working within a commercial setting.  Candidates must be experienced Paediatric Nurses, ideally with up-to-date cannulation/venepuncture and infusion skills.

Furthermore, excellent communication and customer care skills, a confident, outgoing manner and a highly flexible approach to the working week are essential attributes required for this role.

Candidates must have NMC Registration with a strong clinical background in Paediatrics with a proven ability to develop good working relationships. Excellent time management and disciplined administration skills are essential.

An excellent package awaits successful applicants, including...

-              Competitive salary (up to £28k pro rata) negotiable, depending on experience

-              Car allowance (£5,000 p.a.)

-              Private pension

-              25 days’ annual leave plus stats

-              Paid NMC PIN

For further details, please contact Zoe at JP Recruit on 07825 000064.

Alternatively, to apply on-line, please click on the link provided.