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Urology Associate Nurse Specialist

Employer
Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 a year pa
Closing date
27 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a 12 month secondment/fixed term position for a band 6 nurse within the urology nursing team. This is a very busy and demanding service for both urology inpatients and outpatients.

The nurse will provide management of Urology patients with senior nurse support.

Please contact the team or come and visit us to discuss the role!

Main duties of the job

Role Summary: To plan and provide specialist urology nursing care to a specific group of patients in an inpatient and outpatient setting. Working independently in nurse-led clinics and being responsible for own caseload.

About us

Patient conditions include urinary incontinence, recurrent urinary tract infections, bladder pain, spina bifida, neurogenic bladder and various complex urology conditions.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The role will include managing a patient cohort within an outpatient setting, providing advice and support to patients and their families, implementing care plans, and conducting procedures.

The nurse will actively participate in providing education and training to families and staff. Training will be given to carry out treatments such as Biofeedback, bladder installations and Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation.

Key Relationships:

Urology Consultants

Urology nursing team

Psychology

Ward nursing teams

Community Continence teams

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Children's Nurse
  • At least 1 years experience of urology nursing
  • Experience of Assessing planning and implementing care of children with acute and chronic conditions
  • Demonstrates an ability to teach and has proven experience of teaching and mentoring in the clinical area
  • Shows ability to Liase with multi professionals to provide effective care
  • Caring for children with Urology conditions
  • Knowledge of urological conditions and treatment plans
  • A knowledge and background of how research/audit is applied to nursing practice.
  • Awareness of Urology and child Protection policies and procedures
  • Able to describe and demonstrate the responsibilities of a senior nurse. Effective team worker
  • Good organisational and problem- solving skills
  • Ability to plan and prioritise work.


Desirable

  • Catherisation skills
  • Demonstrates a commitment to continuous professional development
  • Able to plan, implement and assess family centre care. Able to provide evidence of active involvement in developing nursing practice.
  • Able to teach pre and post registration students and staff.
  • Participation in research study collation of research information.
  • Participation in research study collation of research information.
  • Senior nursing/leadership experience


Employer details

Employer name

Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust

Address

NHS Jobs

Eaton Road

Liverpool

L12 2AP

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

411-SUR-24 - 6321030

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