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Assistant Practice Development Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
Secondment - Maternity cover
Part time 22.5 hours per week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Denmark Hill
Denmark Hill
£31,878 - £42,046 per annum Inc HCA
31/05/2018 23:59
Interview date

Assistant Practice Development Nurse- (Inpatient Wards)

(Clinical Facilitator) .6 WTE

(6 month secondment)

Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in South East London is a large teaching hospital at the forefront of academic and nursing excellence. At the heart of Kings is the Variety Children’s Hospital (VCH) offering a wide range of services and specialties for children and young people at local, regional and tertiary levels.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, dynamic and forward thinking children’s nurse to work as part of the Child Health Practice Development Team working across our inpatient wards and ambulatory areas. During this secondment you will be able to further develop your leadership and management skills as well as gain and insight into the strategic working of the Variety Children’s Hospital

Child Health believes in the development of the professional practitioner accountable for holistic nursing care i.e. the development of knowledgeable nursing practice that is evidence based, through facilitation of staff development, in order to promote continuous quality improvement reflected in patient care.

You must show evidence of your clinical expertise and be passionate about supporting nursing staff in developing their skills and knowledge. You must be RSCN or RN (Child) and have ENB 998/Mentorship qualification or equivalent. You should also provide evidence of the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team in a multidisciplinary environment.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

We welcome informal discussions to explore what we can offer you. To request an appointment contact Joan Walters joan.walters@nhs.net 020 3299 4399  or Anna Haviland on anna.haviland@nhs.net   020 3299 9000 ext 32367 (Voicemail facility)