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Respiratory Clinical Nurse Specialist

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  • Location: Surrey Heath, Surrey, England, KT20 5RU
  • Salary: £45,780 - £51,393 (dependent on experience and inclusive of Inner London Weighting) per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

We are working in partnership with the UK's leading charity for children with brain injury. They deliver rehabilitation, education and community services through skilled teams who work with children and young people, and their families.

They are seeking a Respiratory Clinical Nurse Specialist to join their nursing team, providing expertise and knowledge in the management of non-invasive and long term ventilatory support and tracheostomy care. The postholder will report to the Lead Nurse for Respiratory and will act as a clinical expert in respiratory management, providing specialist information, advice, and resource. The organisation aims to grow the numbers of complex respiratory children and young people they care for, so this is a chance for an outstanding candidate to make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of many children, young people and their families.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:

  • NMC Registered Nurse (Child branch) and a Degree (BSc) or equivalent, in a health-related subject.

  • Minimum of 4 years post registration experience.

  • Experience of working with complex respiratory needs, including experience with non-invasive and invasive ventilation.

  • Experience of effective partnership working with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Understanding of clinical governance and risk assessment, as well as safeguarding.

We are seeking an enthusiastic leader, able to provide challenge and support to a high performing team. The individual must be able to problem solve and make decisions, have strong interpersonal and excellent report writing skills.

For more information, please contact Katherine Anderson-Scott, Charisma Charity Recruitment, info@charismarecruitment.co.uk or 01962 813300.

Applications should be submitted through the Charisma website.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or other category protected by law.

Closing Date: Wednesday 18 August 2021.

Interview Date: To be confirmed