As part of a multidisciplinary team the post holder will assess plan implement and evaluate the care of the neonate infant child and adolescent in the critical care environment. In the absence of the charge nurse the post holder will have continuing responsibility for the management of the critical care area including supervision and deployment of staff.
Provide specialist clinical practice and theoretical knowledge to the child family carers colleagues pre and post registration learners support staff medical students other disciplines and families.
The post holder has responsibility and accountability for maintaining both clinical and staff governance.
To support the paediatric Critical Care Unit clinical co-ordinator and charge nurses and deputise in their absence.