Band 7/8a Adults Safeguarding Practitioner/Nurse - Wigan

11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Band 7/8a Adults Safeguarding Practitioner/Nurse to fill a part time role based in Wigan.

This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled, innovative and creative individual with excellent communication skills.

The specialist will need to be able to work independently and as part of the wider Safeguarding Team.

The role will cover a wide range of community-based healthcare services in 4 main areas; Wigan, Halton, Warrington and St Helens; but also covering services in neighbouring boroughs and including sexual health and dental.

The successful applicant will be a qualified nurse with current registration to practice.

This is a part time role for 22.5 hours per week (with flexibility on days and hours).

The role will also include:
Working with senior subject experts, the individual will take the lead for adult safeguarding and provide quality assurance to the Associate Director and the Executive Director for Safeguarding.

The candidate will be instrumental in the organisational role for safeguarding and ensure a high quality and standard of practice within our services and influence across the wider partnership, through multi agency strategic forums and attendance at SABs may be required to represent the organisation.

More information is available on request, please apply with a copy of your CV to Debbie at Maxxima Nursing Team.

Contact us:
If you are interested in this position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:
Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:
Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post-qualifying experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.