Registered Nurse – Children;39;s Services


As part of a multidisciplinary team, the post holder will have responsibility for assessment of care needs and the development of programmes of care, and/or the implementation and evaluation of these programmes ensuring the delivery of high quality care to patients.

The post holder is expected to carry out all relevant forms of care without direct supervision. The post holder may be required to demonstrate procedures to and supervise registered and/or unregistered staff, as well as student nurses.

The paediatric unit comprises a 24 hour triage service, outpatient service, day surgery service as well as an inpatient service.

The job holder will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure the highest possible standard of care is delivered to patients, families, carers and significant other. This will be done through assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating programmes of care while considering issues such as lifestyle, race, gender and culture.

Registered Children’s Nurse with valid NMC Registration.

Informal enquiries regarding the post will be welcomed by Jane Thomson, Senior Charge Nurse on.

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Heather Macleod, Recruitment Administrator on.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.

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