As a Rainbows Band 5 nurse you’ll be responsible for supporting the Band 6 Shift Coordinator in planning and implementing care for children and young people, with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions, within the hospice.
The role will also see you, as a Band 5 Nurse, be responsible for:
Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care of children and young people in partnership with them and their parents/guardians
Providing excellent short break, palliative and end of life care at Rainbows in a family centred environment in conjunction with all members of the multi-disciplinary team
Being part of a home sitting/outreach service in the community for children and young people requiring palliative and end of life care
Ensuring all procedures are carried out in accordance with local and national policies in force within the Hospice
Ensuring accurate and contemporaneous record keeping and observe confidentiality of such records at all times
Taking personal and professional responsibility for administration, storage and return of all medications in accordance with Rainbows’ Policy and the NMC Code of Drug Administration