Nursing - Specialist Nurse - Adult Safeguarding

  • Department Safeguarding
  • Salary £28,050 - £36,644 per annum/ pro rata
  • Closing Date 30/12/2018
  • Location The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade Band 6
  • Job ref 223-SNA-642
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Secondment/ Fixed term 12 months
  • Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Contact Helen Hampson, Named Nurse for Safeguarding Adults
  • Email
  • Telephone 01743 261000 ext 3608

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

As part of this specialist and varied role, the successful applicant will be responsible for handling the safeguarding concerns raised to the Adult’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 Adult Safeguarding and the wider Safeguarding Team. They will be knowledgeable and committed to safeguarding Adults and be a Registered 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 Adult in the development and delivery of adult 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.

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