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Band 5 Immunisation Nurse

Employer
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS FT
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum (pro rata)
Closing date
6 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust Immunisation Team are responsible for the delivery of the national school based vaccination programme including Influenza, HPV, Men ACWY and Teenage booster, across Birmingham and Solihull

The service also delivers the neonatal Hepatitis B vaccination programme.

The service is based at three locations across the city where we have the possibility of positions.

Lansdowne Health Centre B18 7EE , Springfield's Centre B29 6JB and Hob Moor Road B10 9BT.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for enthusiastic self motivated registered nurse(s)- adult or childrens , to join our team.The successful candidates will be responsible for the smooth running and administration of nurse-led Immunisation sessions across educational establishments, community clinics and homes settings.

Experience of vaccinations is derisible but not essential, as full training and support will be given.

The post holder will also be involved in the implementation of public health strategies to optimise the uptake of immunisations as well as Health promotion education around the programmes delivered by the service.

About us

Be Part of Our Team...

Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (BCHC) has more than 5000 staff working across Birmingham and the West Midlands in a wide range of community nursing and specialist healthcare roles. BCHC delivers over 100 clinical services, in people's homes, health centres, clinics and inpatient facilities. We deliver a wide range of services for children, young people, parents and families as well as adults and community services, two community hospitals, services for people with learning disabilities, the internationally recognised West Midlands Rehabilitation Centre and one of Europe's leading Dental Hospitals and School of Dentistry. We deliver all of this with a commitment to integrated, personalised care that is rooted in our local communities. We have an ambition to deliver outstanding, integrated care as one of the key NHS providers in the West Midlands.

If you want to 'Be Part of Our Team' and work with a Foundation Trust which is continuously striving for better care and healthier communities, we want to hear from you.

IMPORTANT

Please ensure you check your Trac account regularly as this is how we will communicate with you during the shortlisting and selection process.

Please ensure all sections of the application form are completed fully. Please particularly ensure that you provide full details of all referees including business email address, telephone contact details and postal address.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further details on the main responsibilities, please see the attached job description and person specification.

Person Specification

Qualifications / training

Essential

  • NMC Registration
  • Evidence of on going professional development.


Experience

Essential

  • Experience of working within a team


Desirable

  • Experience of working within the community
  • Experience of working with a client Group (young people/families)


Skills/knowledge

Essential

  • Knowledge of Immunisation and Vaccination programmes
  • Ability to organise and prioritise own work
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Safeguarding children
  • Basic IT skills


Personal qualities

Essential

  • Flexible and adaptable
  • A Team Player
  • The post holder must be independent mobile due to the requirement for the frequent travel and transport of clinical materials across the BCHT area
  • Ability to work within manual handling policy. Frequent requirement for light physical effort for short periods of time.


Employer details

Employer name

Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS FT

Address

Immunisation Team

Birmingham

B18 7EE

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

820-6260063-CF-A

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