Clinical Assessor Registered Health Care Professional - Band 5 - Bank SOUTH WEST LONDON BANK - Hosted by Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
We now need registered NMC Immunisers, to step forward in the continued effort to deliver an effective immnuisation programme across South West London.
We are looking to recruit from our local communities to enable us to provide a safe and effective vaccination programme while continuing to offer timely access and minimal impact on other NHS services.
As a Clinical Assessor for the Immunisations service, the post holder will work as part of a dynamic team in delivering a safe and effective service for the delivery of vaccinations for influenza (flu), COVID-19 vaccine(s) and assist in other immunisation programmes as required. You will be required to vaccinate adults and children.
You are able to choose your shifts and sites through our e-rostering system.
You will be fully briefed and training will be provided on all required vaccines including Covid-19.
In the meantime, you can prepare by ensuring you are up to date with any annual immunisation training as part of your registered professional training. This advert is for Bank work and you will work as and when required, with flexibility to choose your shifts within the constraints of the service. Please note - if successful you will receive an offer from Croydon Health Services, as the host Trust for the South West London Vaccination Bank.Main duties of the job
This role forms an integral part of vaccination delivery within South West London and delivers vaccinations to the South West London population via a number of pop-up clinics as an integral part of the Roving immunisations service, you will also be given the opportunity to be involved with other Immunisation Programmes across SWL including School Immunisations and clinics.
The service includes, but is not limited to:
Setting up Pop Up clinics throughout the six boroughs of SW London and providing an outreach service to vulnerable and hard to reach communities as well as those areas underserved by PCN's and Community Pharmacies. This involves ensuring appropriate site risk assessment, ensuring suitably trained and qualified staff to deliver service, transporting necessary equipment and ensuring vaccine cold-chain, recording patient data and vaccination numbers on appropriate systems, periodic audits plus start and end of day set up and clear up.About us
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust provide hospital and community services from a number of community and specialist clinics throughout Croydon.
- Croydon University Hospital
- Purley Hospital
- The Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Centre in Thornton Heath
- Community bases at Purley, Sanderstead, New Addington, Broad Green, Woodside
- A minor injuries unit in New Addington
The Trust was formed on 1st August 2010 through the integration of Croydon Community Health Services and Mayday Healthcare NHS Trust.
Around 3,500 staff provide services for a population of over 360,000 people who are relatively young with a high level of ethnic diversity. Our Vision: Excellent integrated care for you and your family, when and where you need it Our 5 key 'Here for you' promises to the people of Croydon are:
- You feel cared for by helpful and welcoming staff
- You feel in safe hands with highly professional staff
- You feel confident in your treatment from skilled teams of compassionate clinicians
- You feel we value your time with convenient appointments, minimal waiting and care closer to home
- You feel it's getting better all the time as we continue to improve our services
We are one of 17 Trusts in the country who have been accepted as national pioneers on staff engagement and empowerment, through the adoption of Listening into Action as a new way of working.
The approach we are taking to Listening into Action is new and different.Job descriptionJob responsibilities
Please see attached supporting document which contains more information about this role - NMC Registered Health Care Professional - Clinical Assessor Immunisations Bank.
If sufficient applications have been received for this vacancy it may be closed earlier than the published closing date.Person SpecificationQualificationsEssential
- Registered Health Care Professional e.g. NMC for nurses, GPhC for pharmacists and equivalent for other healthcare professionals
- Current immunisation training / update or willingness to undertake
Employer detailsEmployer name
- Experience of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
- Previous experience in similar clinical role
Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation TrustAddress
South West London
South West London
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