Careers at Clinisupplies

Clinical Nurse Specialist- South West

South West

Locations/Territories: South West

Area: Nursing Division

Reports to: Clinical Nurse Manager

JOB PURPOSE

In conjunction with the Clinical Nurse Manager, the Clinical Nurse Specialist contributes to delivering a high standard of care to individuals with complex urological / continence needs in a variety of settings. The Clinical Nurse Specialist will be responsible for managing a caseload of individuals with complex urological/continence needs.

The Clinical Nurse Specialist will also facilitate educational programmes as required.

The Clinical Nurse Specialist will promote Clinisupplies home delivery service for individuals requiring specialist products for the management of their bladder / bowel symptoms.

CliniSupplies Vision

To establish a global footprint in healthcare by 2020, enabling our innovations to benefit people today and in the future.

Brief description of the job responsibilities

MAIN DUTIES

  • To ensure the individual is offered an holistic assessment and their individual needs are managed appropriately
  • To manage a caseload of patients requiring support and management of their continence needs
  • To work in collaboration to develop a caring service for individual clients in their own home or any other statutory establishment
  • To work autonomously with individuals in a variety of settings ensuring the delivery of high standards of care in the promotion of continence and management of incontinence
  • Ensure that clients have access or appropriate referral to other services
  • To undertake clinical procedures, investigations or interventions competently whilst maintaining a safe, dignified and confidential environment for the client.
  • Assess and monitor risk in own and others practice acting on the results, thereby ensuring safe delivery of care
  • Participate in the management of all available resources to ensure an effective and efficient service, which is consistent, accessible and relevant to client needs
  • To participate in delivering training for the development of others
  • To maintain a high standard of professional competency within a framework of clinical governance
  • To maintain a professional attitude at all times in the best interest of the clients and professionals in accordance with the NMC Code of Conduct
  • To maintain accurate and comprehensive clinical record keeping
  • To produce reports when requested by the Clinical Nurse Manager
  • To participate in clinical audit programmes to review and monitor service activity
  • To ensure quality standards which improve the clients experience and outcomes are implemented
  • Maintain personal development in order to provide a high level of specialist care and support, accordance with NMC requirements
  • Attend regular meetings with Clinical Nurse Manager and participate in personal development review as requested
  • Attend meetings as required at Clinisupplies head office in Harrow
  • Promote the use of Clinisupplies home delivery service for patients requiring specialist products appropriate to individual need
  • Actively seek potential business opportunities on behalf of the organisation

Profile:

Results Orientation

Passion to win; is a self starter and has a sense of urgency to achieve results.  Competitive and works hard to exceed sales targets.  Ability to self motivate when needed.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Ability to demonstrate sound knowledge and application of NMC Code of Conduct and Scope of Professional Practice
  • Be able to undertake a specialist holistic assessment, diagnose, plan and evaluate care
  • Awareness of the needs of ethnic minority clients/carers
  • Demonstrate ability to manage caseload/workload and associated resources
  • Be able to work autonomously
  • Demonstrate leadership skills
  • Demonstrate a high level of clinical competence in relation to the specialism
  • Be able to provide specialist advice and support healthcare professionals, patients and their carers
  • Ability to demonstrate written skills that are relevant, accurate and concise
  • Ability to demonstrate verbal skills
  • Ability to demonstrate individual responsibility in respect of Health and Safety

Qualifications:

  • Registered General Nurse
  • 2 years post registration experience within a urology / continence environment
  • First level degree in a health related subject or working towards
  • ENB 998 or equivalent with demonstrable experience of teaching
  • ENB 978 or equivalent
  • Evidence of multi-disciplinary working
  • Evidence of working with adults who have complex continence issues

Desirable

  • Demonstrable experience within a community setting
  • Experience of working in a commercial healthcare environment
  • V1 Demonstrate an understanding of audit processes
  • Have knowledge of home delivery services for specialist products / DAC
  • 50 Community Prescribing

Can do Will do attitude

Goes the extra mile and exceeds boundaries whenever possible – understands the ability of the individual to change their future

Values

Passion - To strive to better understand people’s needs.

Respect - To always act with honesty and integrity.

Ambition - To innovate & make a real difference in healthcare.

Clinisupplies is dedicated to the continuous development of our employees and offer excellent career prospects for the strong candidate. We offer an attractive benefits package including 23 days holiday (increasing with service) plus bank holidays, pension, profit related pay, life assurance and personal accident insurance.

Clinisupplies Limited is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your CV to hr@clinisupplies.co.uk

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