Clinical Services Manager - Childrens, Outpatients, Pre-Assessment

£32.82 per hour (agency cap Band 8a)
11 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
A large NHS organisation is currently seeking a very capable individual to work within the Childrens Services Directorate on an interim basis whilst they recruit permanently into the post. 

Main Responsibilities:
  • A leader of the nursing team and professional role model, mentor and coach; 
  • Responsibility for the provision of clinical care and standards on the area of Childrens Services; 
  • Responsible for co-ordinating and make effective use of staff, supervise staff and ensure training is maintained; 
  • Ensure adequate staffing levels and provide clinical leadership for staff; 
  • Act as a role model and leader to nursing staff and ensure cost effective use of resources; 
  • Assess care needs for patients, planning, implementing and evaluating care for individual patients; 
  • Ensure nursing care is delivered in a holistic manner using an individualised approach; 
  • Ensure that all patients receive a high standard of nursing care; 
  • Co-ordinate the admission and discharge planning process in conjunction with the Access and Discharge Co-ordinator and the multi-disciplinary team; 
  • Discuss with patients/ carers and relatives any problems or changes relating to planned care and treatment; 
  • Participates and facilitates in the promotion of patient education and health promotion; 
  • Ensure that all patient documentation is accurate and comprehensive;
  • Maintain good communication with all health care staff and ensure prescribed treatment is carried out; 
  • Ensure the safe custody and safe administration of medicines and report any discrepancies; 
A successful candidate will have:
  • Candidate will have a current NMC registration either RSCN or RGN with extensive experience working within Paediatrics; 
  • Recent experience working within Childrens Services, understanding pre- assessment and outpatients processes. 
For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or email