Nursing - INTERNAL VACANCY: Safeguarding Specialist Nurse for Children

  • Job Type Safeguarding
  • Salary £26,565 - £35,577 per annum/ pro rata
  • Closing Date 20/06/2018
  • Location Shrewsbury
  • Grade Band 6
  • Job ref 223-SNC-277
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours 30 hours per week
  • Contact Teresa Tanner
  • Telephone 01952 641222 ext 4195

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified and experienced practitioner to join the Children’s Safeguarding Team in the role of Safeguarding Specialist Nurse for Children.

As part of this specialist and varied role, the successful applicant will be responsible for handling the safeguarding concerns raised to the Children’s Safeguarding Team, working closely with staff across the Trust to support them in their safeguarding duties, promoting best practice, as well as working closely with external agencies to build positive working relationships. The successful applicant will support the Named Nurse for Safeguarding Children and the wider Safeguarding Team. They will be knowledgeable and committed to safeguarding children and be a Registered Children’s Nurse.

In addition to this they will contribute to the delivery of safeguarding training and supervision, the auditing of practice, and assist the Named Nurse for Safeguarding Children in the development and delivery of child protection services throughout the Trust. The role is diverse and will provide the post holder with a wealth of experience in safeguarding.

The role will be expected to work across the both hospital sites.

The interview date will be the 26th June 2018.

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