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Paediatric Nurse - RSCN - Worcestershire

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Thornbury Community Services
01 January 2013
14 January 2013
Job Type
£22 - £28 ph

Further information

Our Children’s nurse will be delivering client specific care to a child with complex care needs within a home setting. The paediatric nurse will be responsible for day-to-day care and supporting the child's family and the healthcare assistants within the package so experience working with lone working & a team setting is essential.

Job requirements

• The paediatric nurse will assist with the assessment of nursing care needs

• Planning, delivering and implementing the agreed plan of care

• Maintain accurate records and discuss updating care plans as necessary

• Support and supervise healthcare assistants to maintain a high standard of care

Necessary skills

• You must be a paediatric nurse (RSCN) with a minimum of 6 months UK based health care experience within the last three years or RN Child with paediatric experience with a minimum of one year ventilator competency

• Current NMC registration

• Whilst previous community experience is not essential the paediatric nurse must be confident as a lone worker

• Applicants should be friendly, an excellent communicator and self-motivated with a keen interest in community based nursing

Desirable skills

• Full UK driving licence and assess to a vehicle for work purposes

Paediatric nurses can work around existing commitments or take the exciting step of full-time agency work.

This is a nursing role with a difference. An opportunity for paediatric nurses to focus on providing excellent care and attend to the needs of a child and their family, developing relationships and providing stability to their care provision.


• Thornbury Community Services provides 24 hr on call support from a registered nurse

• Highly competitive pay rates and travel allowance of 25p per mile. We will also reimburse up to £40 (per trip) if you use public transport

• Bonus and incentive schemes available

• Option to join stakeholder pension scheme

• Holiday pay paid on every shift

• Easily accessible mandatory training updates

• Potential for the paediatric nurse to take on a team leader role and train and assess the competency of HCA’s within the package

• Regular team meetings to ensure you are up-to-date with changes within the package

Thornbury Community Services is a leading independent provider of paediatric nursing care in a community setting. If you are looking for an extremely rewarding role join us and help transform the life of a family.

Refer a friend scheme – Earn £250 if you recommend a paediatric nurse to join Thornbury (terms and conditions apply)

Thornbury Community Services currently have a wide variety of opportunities available so please feel free to contact us regarding this or any of our exiting opportunities on 0845 120 5280 or email us at


Thornbury Community Services

THORNBURY Community Services