Community ITU Paediatric Nurse

Location
Cornwall
Salary
£36.87 to £41.41 per hour
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
15 Jun 2017
Ref
CK/SW/CITUP
Function
ITU/ICU Nurse
Job Type
Temporary

Cornwall area (some travel may be required)

Your care, our passion

Thornbury Community Services are currently looking to recruit experienced Paediatric Intensive Care Nurses (ITUP) to work within the community in our complex care packages around Cornwall. TCS are a well-established provider of complex nursing care in the community placing registered nurses into packages, caring for children and adults living at home. We are currently looking at building an exciting ITU Paediatric nursing team, to be part of this team you’d ideally need to have experience with emergency tracheostomy change and be willing to travel. 

We are looking for reliable individuals that are able to provide commitment to our packages and continuity of care. Our vision is to be the leading provider of complex care within the community and we are passionate about enabling individuals with complex needs to exceed expectations. Community is at the heart of everything we do – therefore you will be supporting not only the patient but also the family with your skills as a nurse. TCS offers you all the support you need through our dedicated team of case managers, clinical leads and back office staff.

Our Values

  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Passion
  • Expertise
  • Respect

Key Requirements

  • An Paediatric Intensive Care Nurse (RNC) with a minimum of 12 months UK based complex health care experience within the last 2 years.
  • Applicants should be compassionate with a strong sense of integrity and dedication.
  • 6 months experience of tracheostomy care within the last 18 months.
  • 12 months experience of ventilators within the last 2 years.
  • Confident as a lone worker.
  • A current driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes is desirable.
  • Confident to accompany our clients on days out where necessary.

Benefits for you

  • Your nursing expertise will be rewarded with market leading pay and we recognise and reward your commitment and achievements.
  • We are clear, open, honest and straightforward in everything we say and do.
  • We are available 24/7 whenever you need us. You’ll feel supported and part of a team.
  • Flexible shift patterns!
  • Opportunity to progress and develop your current skills including support through revalidation.
  • Mileage allowance – we pay up to 25p per mile. We also reimburse up to £70 (per trip) if you use public transport.

This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate nurse to join extremely rewarding packages of care where you will have the opportunity to help transform the life of a family whilst developing and maintaining professional working relationships. By joining TCS you will be playing a key part in helping to develop a client’s goals and day to day activities.

 

If you think you have the skills and experience required for our packages of care, we would love to hear from you. You can either apply here, or give our dedicated recruitment team a call on 0333 323 3762 or email charna.kneafsey@thornburycommunityservices.co.uk  

 

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