Our Children's Dermatology service leads the way in the care of children and families living with skin disease. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Deputy Clinical Nurse Specialist in Paediatric Dermatology to join our specialist multidisciplinary team.
The successful candidate will work in an outpatient setting, and will also provide support for our in-patients. Our nurses provide holistic care to children with a broad spectrum of skin diseases including eczema, psoriasis, acne, birth marks and also children requiring systemic treatment to control their skin condition.
Supported by the Clinical Nurse Specialist, this role will provide individualised care for children in a dedicated setting, undertaking specialist roles including assisting with skin biopsies, demonstrating and carrying out wet wrapping, recruiting to current research studies going on in the department and child and family education to support patients and families to care for their skin.
Substantial experience as a Registered Sick Children’s Nurse / Registered Nurse Child branch/adult nurse with experience in Paediatrics and within dermatology is essential. Experience within allergy would be desirable.
Closing date 30th October 2016
For further details / informal visits contact:
Charlotte Adjei Matron on ( Phone number removed ) extn 54126 email ( Email address removed ) or Charlotte Walker ( Phone number removed ) extn 51147 email ( Email address removed )
Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.
As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.
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