Community Children's Nurse
NHS Scotland
Dumfries_Galloway, United Kingdom
1h ago

Description :

Women and Children (DG) ,Women and Children (DG)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Children's Nurse to join our developing Community Children Nursing (CCN) service across Dumfries and Galloway.

The CCN service currently has vacancy, 37.5 hour permanent Band 6 post based at The Willows Children, Young People and Family Centre in Dumfries.

  • The candidate should possess passion for improving the health and well being of our children and families; enthusiasm to embrace change;
  • resilience when working with complex families and leadership to ensure effective service delivery. The successful candidate will be required to work as required for the needs of the CCN service and within the Children, Young People and Sexual Health Directorate.

    The successful candidates will join the existing CCN service which is continually developing; this includes CCN's, Specialist diabetes Nurse, Staff nurses and Support workers.

    Together they will work closely with families and colleagues in the NHS and partner agencies to co-ordinate, plan, implement and evaluate care for children and young people within a variety of Community and Health Care settings.

    As well as offering a central hub for community clinics, the Willows offer close working with co-located services such as Health Visitors, School Nurses, Midwives, CCN's, CAMHS, Allied Health Professionals and Vulnerability Team.

    The successful candidate will be offered case supervision for child protection, clinical and management supervision. In return NHS Dumfries and Galloway offer the opportunity for career progression and educational development including the opportunity to undertake Specialist Community Practitioner Qualification (CCN) when available

    Informal enquiries to : Sally Walton SCN Community Children's Nurse on 01387 220010 / 07802900297. Email sally.walton5 nhs.net

    PLEASE NOTE - Applications for this post will require to be done via JobTrain, we cannot accept a paper / electronic application form.

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