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Charge Nurse/ Sister Children's Day Unit and Children's Outpatient's

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
£43,742 to £50,056 per annum pro rata
Closing date
29 Nov 2023
We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated individual, who has the ability to work within a small friendly team. Someone who is extremely passionate about outpatient and day unit care and is willing to work towards service development, who is able to demonstrate strong leadership.

We run numerous consultant, therapies, nursing and phlebotomy clinics in our dedicated children's outpatient department's at Wycombe Hospital and stoke Mandeville sites. A variety of children's clinics run from both paediatricians and other specialties including clinics held by the Tertiary Centre's.

Our children's day unit based at Wycombe Hospital provides a streamline service for day surgery, chemotherapy, paediatric review clinic's, MRI list's and all aspects of ambulatory care .

This is a fantastic opportunity to join dynamic and progressive children's day unit and outpatients service , build on skills you already have and gain new skills.

Main duties of the job

  • Maintaining communication networks at all appropriate clinical and managerial level. Having continuing responsibility for the management of the ward/outpatients and delivery of patient care.
  • Responsibility for the management of the ward/outpatients and delivery of patient care.
  • Responsibility for the line management of ward based nursing and clerical staff for the Children's Day Unit and Children's Outpatient Staff
  • Promoting commitment to the Trust
  • Promoting continuous to the Trust
  • Managing resources within agreed budget
  • Providing a suitable and stimulating learning environment for students and for the on-going

About us

Listen to why colleagues think we are a great place to work! -

What does Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust offer you?
  • As part of our BHT family, you'll benefit from learning and development opportunities to support your career progression.
  • We offer flexible and agile workingopportunities,alongside your NHS benefits ofgenerous annual leave entitlement, pension andaccess toNHS discount schemes.
  • We provide a range of health and wellbeing services to promote a healthy, happy workforce.

Why work for us?
  • We'recommitted to promoting inclusion and making sure all colleagues feel they belong. We encourage new colleagues from a diverse range of backgrounds to apply.
  • As an employer, we aim to create a workplace where differences are valued, and colleagues treat one another with dignity and respect.
  • Greater diversity withinourBHT familyimprovespositive outcomes for the people and communities we serve.

What do we stand for?
  • Our vision is to provide outstanding care, support healthy communities and be a great place to work.
  • Our mission is to provide personal and compassionate care every time.
  • Our CARE values are collaborate, aspire, respect and enable.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For a comprehensive list of responsibilities and duties, please kindly refer to the Job Description and Person Specification by downloading the JD and PS attachment in the advert.

If you are an internal applicant there is the option for secondment, all applicants must have the endorsement/support of their line manager prior to application.

Person Specification

application & interview


  • Experience in Children's outpatient and Day unit's


  • Leadership experience

Application form & interview


  • RN Child


  • Degree

Employer details

Employer name

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust


Buckinghamshire NHS Trust



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