paediatric nurse in newcastle upon tyne

posted
job type
temporary
salary
£ 19 per hour
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job details

posted
location
newcastle upon tyne, tyne and wear
job category
health
job type
temporary
salary
£ 19 per hour
reference number
NH355
phone
0191 233 1381
apply now

job description

Are you a Paediatric Nurse looking for a change of direction in your career? Read on...

We are working to recruit a nurse from a paediatric background to work as a Children's Continuing Care Nurse Assessor within a NHS Continuing Care team based in Newcastle upon Tyne. The post is to deal with a backlog of cases that need to be assessed, and is expected to run for 6 months with possibility of extension.

Full and part time hours will be considered (minimum of 15hrs per week). The Nurse Assessor can expect excellent pay rates of up to £25 per hour and flexible working hours.

Why work for Randstad?

- an unlimited referrals incentive, giving you a £300 voucher for every nurse you refer to us

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

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

- one committed and dedicated point of contact

The Paediatric Nurse 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

If the below criteria sounds like you, please apply:

- Valid NMC registration (Registered Sick Children's Nurse/Paediatric Nurse)

- Experience working with children and families is essential for this role.

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.