This adveritsement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.
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Vaccination UK has been selected as a provider for the NHS, delivering school aged immunisations to children and young people across east and north east London. The areas we cover will include City and Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, Redbridge, Havering, Newham and Barking and Dagenham. The service will primarily be delivered via a school based model, offering school aged vaccinations including the intranasal flu vaccination, the HPV vaccine, DTP and the meningococcal ACWY vaccine.
You will be an RN with an interest in children and ideally have a good working knowledge of the child health immunisation service. You will have the opportunity to work both autonomously, and as part of a team to organise, plan, deliver, and evaluate immunisation and vaccination programmes for these school based programmes.
The post holder will ensure the smooth running and administration of these nurse-led sessions in schools, assessing risk and ensuring the safety of children. There may be the opportunity to optimise uptake of immunisations via health promotion strategies.
The role will be term time only, with a minimum of 4 hours per day. You can choose to work from 1-5 days a week. There may be the requirement to work across different boroughs on occasion, and a flexible approach to working will be required. In return, we are offering a very competitive hourly rate.
Knowledge of Health and Safety issues is essential. There will be substantial access to children; therefore, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring check will be required.
Previous immunisation or other relevant experience is desirable, however, training may be provided for the right applicants.
There are several Bank, Part-time, Full time positions available across seven London Boroughs
For further details, please contact:
Jayne Morley - ( Email address removed ) ( Phone number removed )
Amanda Yerby - ( Email address removed ) ( Phone number removed )
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.
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