Community Paediatric Nurse Nights London

City of London, England
£26000 - £32000 per annum + Plus Enhancements and Car or allowance
17 Feb 2013
17 Mar 2013
Job Type

Passionate about making lives better, Bupa is dedicated to clinical excellence - inspiring and supporting our nurses to put people at the heart of everything they do. That's because with no shareholders to answer to, we're free to concentrate on the needs of our patients. And so are you. Join us and you will be well looked after too, with a great range of benefits and professional development to help you build the kind of nursing career you've always wanted.

What we expect from you

You are a Registered Nurse with an ENB998 or City and Guilds 730 qualification and valid NMC PIN Number. You care about clinical excellence. You believe in the importance of the right things, done well. And you will thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment.

About the role

The impact you will have on patients lives will go far beyond care - giving them independence, choice and privacy. You will get to know them, and their families, enabling you to follow personal care plans that really are as unique as every individual.

You will be responsible for providing high quality, cost effective clinical care to a caseload of patients across our continuing care service. You will take the lead in delivering medication and maintaining high quality care documentation. Every day will be different, but you will make decisions, deliver care plans and work with other healthcare professionals including PCT`s and other Commissioners of services. You will also be confident in reporting all activity, risks and issues to your line manager. You will be able to demonstrate your experience in the care of tracheotomies and have had exposure to the signs and symptoms of a respiratory arrest.

This role will mostly cover clinical night shifts in patients homes, monitoirng and supporting the child. The children will have a mixture of continuing complex requirements and will be based mainly in the East London area and also Kingston in South West London. Some weekend day shifts may also be required.

You will have an acute ward or community nursing background, a current NMC registration and hold a full EU driving licence.

About Bupa Home Healthcare

With ever increasing demands on NHS resources, home healthcare is becoming an important alternative. Bupa Home Healthcare provides everything you need in professional care and expert management. We help you maintain the highest standards of patient service whilst achieving those vital performance targets. We will constantly develop your skills, provide supervised practice and a career path that will help you progress your career further. We can also help you gain recognised qualifications. The role carries an attractive salary and benefits package.

Be the Nurse you want to be