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Childrens Hospital at Home Nurse - Scunthorpe

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 a year pro rata
Closing date
28 Nov 2023
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a band 6 (indicative banding) to join our new childrens hospital at home community team service at Scunthorpe. However the post holder maybe required to work in Grimsby. The post holder must be an enthusiastic and positive individual, with a can do attitude and demonstrate experience as a paediatric community nurse.

Paediatric community nursing is forever evolving and the service requires the post holder to lead with the other members of hospital at home team and work in partnership with other multi disaplinary teams.

The service covers a 7 day service including bank holidays and operates between 8am and 8:30 Monday to Friday and 8am-6pm Saturday and Sunday

Main duties of the job

Working within the NMC Code of Professional Conduct and be responsible for ones own professional conduct and monitor these aspects with the paediatric community team

Work jointly with other team members and to influence the overall efficiency and development of paediatric community nursing from hospital to home

identify and develop clinical changes to working practice and working in different ways to enhance service provision and work with managers to achieve this

provide daily leadership and clinical support for community and service users (patients, parents/carers primary and secondary care)

About us

We're a large organisation with three hospitals located in Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole. We also provide community services in North Lincolnshire. Our 6,500 members of staff care for and support a population of more than 400,000 people.

We encourage all our staff to innovate and adopt 'best practice' so we can deliver excellent care to our patients. We ask staff to live our values kindness, courage and respect.

We are committed to recruiting the best people to work with us. You could be one of them.

To learn more about Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust, and discover the unique benefits on offer to employees, view our latest videos, plus more, please visit our recruitment website at

Should we receive a high volume of applications for this vacancy, the advert may be closed earlier than stated. To view a full job description and person specification please see attachments on this advert.

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We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children/vulnerable adults and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.

Please be aware that all newemployees starting work with us will be charged for the cost of their DBS check, if it is required for their role.

Job description

Job responsibilities

We are committed to creating and maintaining a fair and supportive working environment and culture, where contributions are fully recognised and valued by all and staff feel empowered to carry out their duties to the best of their abilities. As employers we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff. This underpins our values as set out in the NHS Constitution, supports us to be an Employer of Choice and ultimately enables our employees to support the effective care of our patients.

We strongly value the different perspectives and ideas a diverse workforce brings to deliver better outcomes for our patients. We welcome applications irrespective of peoples age, disability, sex, gender identity and gender expression, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances.

Person Specification

Education and Qualifications


  • oRegistered Nurse Level 1 - RSCN/RN(c)
  • oTeaching and Assessing Qualification
  • oEvidence of post registration development in the relevant speciality


  • oLeadership Qualification
  • ocommunity course

Occupational experience and abilities


  • oEvidence of continuing professional development
  • oDemonstrable high level clinical skills


  • oLeadership experience
  • oEvidence of lone working and autonomous decision ,making

Knowledge / skills


  • oPILS
  • oSafeguarding level3
  • must hold a UK driving licence ( car will be provided)


  • community experience

Employer details

Employer name

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust



Scunthorpe General Hospital


DN15 7BH

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