children's chc nurse assessor in newcastle upon tyne

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£ 11 per hour
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job details

newcastle upon tyne, tyne and wear
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job type
£ 11 per hour
reference number
0191 233 1381
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job description

Are you passionate about ensuring that children get suitable care within community and inpatient settings? An experienced Children's Nurse is needed to work as a Nurse Assessor in a CHC team based in Newcastle upon Tyne

The vacancy is required for at least the next 6 months, with likelihood of extension. The Nurse Assessor can expect excellent pay rates of up to £25 per hour and flexible working hours.

The team will consider part time and full time hours for this role, although full time (37.5hrs) is preferred

The Nurse Assessor can expect benefits including:

- an unlimited referrals incentive, giving you a £200 voucher for every nurse you refer to us

- a free and full range of mandatory training, including safeguarding, infection control etc.

- industry specific information and events, e.g NMC revalidation

- one committed and dedicated point of contact

The Nurse Assessor will be:

- conducting assessments on children with complex needs to determine whether they are eligible for Continuing Care funding from the NHS, i.e. for respite care

- supporting the lead nurse to develop specialist services for children, including palliative care services

- working with local authority teams and local acute NHS trusts

- involving families and/or guardians in the assessment process and ensuring they are aware of the guidelines and processes

To apply, the Nurse Assessor should meet the following criteria:

- NMC registered

- Nursing qualification

- Continuing Healthcare experience is essential for this role and experience working with Children/Families is essential

If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss any of the other opportunities we have then please contact Ashleigh on 0191 2331381 or click Apply below.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


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