Nurse Advisor / Paramedic Advisor

Recruiter
Connaught Resourcing
Location
Derby
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Are you a Registered Nurse or Paramedic looking for a full or part time job?

Are you available after 6pm and on Saturdays and Sundays?

Would you like to work in a fast paced environment using your expert knowledge and skills to provide excellent care to patients through telephone triage?

Derbyshire Health United Ltd provides quality Primary Healthcare services. As a not for profit social enterprise, we have a commitment to high standards, a proactive approach towards patient care and to achieving the delivery of a patient focused service.

We are currently recruiting for registered nurses or paramedics to join our NHS 111 team in the role of Clinical Advisor. As an NHS 111 Clinical Advisor you will be guaranteed the clinical autonomy to deliver safe, effective and patient focused care. You will be making a real difference to patients by utilising your clinical knowledge supported by assessment software to carry out telephone triage; assessing patient's presenting complaints, advising them on next steps and referring them on to further care when appropriate.

Working on NHS 111 is an exciting role that gives you the opportunity to use and develop your assessment skills for a wide variety of patients. We receive excellent feedback from our patients who appreciate a service that is always accessible to them when they are unsure of what level of care they need.

You will attend a comprehensive training programme and then be supported when first taking live calls by our experienced clinical coaches to ensure your confidence and competence in the role.

We would welcome applications from capable, proactive and experienced registered nurses and paramedics who have excellent communication skills, are calm under pressure and enjoy working within a team environment.

We are especially interested to hear from those who can offer availability to work evenings and weekend shifts. The NHS 111 service operates 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

Part time and full time hours are available with a minimum of 15 hours and a maximum of 37.5. We can offer a variety of shift patterns. The hourly rate ranges from £15.30 - £22.19 dependent on the shift you are working, enhancements apply to out of hours work.

In addition to your salary Derbyshire Health United offers:

*Flexible working opportunities at nights, weekends and public holidays
*NHS 111 service delivery
*Generous holiday entitlement
*Comprehensive training, continuing education and clinical supervision
*NHS Pension Scheme membership
*Healthcare benefits

Previous applicants need not re-apply. If you haven't heard from us within 6 weeks of the closing date please consider your application unsuccessful.

Connaught Resourcing operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. Connaught Resourcing will carry out background checks including referencing and where required an Enhanced or Standard DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures.