Paediatric Nurse (Band 5), London
Up to £34.5K per annum
We are looking for positive and experienced Paediatric Nurse in the area of London to work for an exceptional charity who provide children, young people and families with a safe and positive environment in everything they do. This is more than just a job.
Our client, a registered charity, specializes in providing high-quality palliative and complex care for children up to 19 years old in a warm loving haven where they can make as many amazing memories whilst having access access to essential medical support. As a Paediatric Nurse you will help to provide creative therapy and music sessions, as well as memorable days out for the children and their families.
The role is only a short walk from the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). It may also be commutable from the Ilford, Barking, Dagenham, and Stratford areas of London.
There are some fantastic benefits too:
- Full-time hours, shifts including days, nights and weekends;
- Brilliant training and development opportunities in a supportive environment;
- Flexible working hours and unsocial hours benefits;
- Employee Assistance Programme;
- Free Car Parking on site;
- Excellent transport links.
Your responsibilities as a Paediatric Nurse will include.
- To be responsible for the assessment, planning and delivery of care to children and young people;
- To work as a member of the hospice care team providing a holistic package of care;
- To take responsibility for the care of named children during the working shift;
- To develop play and recreational activities with the assistance of the Play Specialist and provide appropriate stimulation for the children;
- To supervise nutritional intake and ensure dietary requirements are met;
- To work in partnership with families to assess;
- To take appropriate action in relation to any safeguarding issue.
- Knowledge and experience for caring for children and families with complex health needs;
- Ability and willingness to work towards care of children with tracheostomies, ventilator dependent children, children on syringe drivers, complex symptom management plans, children with central lines;
- Ability to communicate sensitively.
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