Roald Dahl Gastroenterology Nurse Specialist

Roald Dahl Gastroenterology Nurse Specialist

Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity and Morriston Hospital in Swansea (part of the ABM University Health Board), are seeking a Roald Dahl Paediatric Gastroenterology Clinical Nurse Specialist to co-ordinate gastroenterology care for children and young people.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced, passionate, dynamic, and forward-thinking nurse to coordinate paediatric gastroenterology care within the ABMU Health Board, at Morriston Hospital. 

The successful applicant will work closely with the named consultant, to deliver on services for Children and Young People. As well as coordinating paediatric gastroenterology, the post holder will also provide a link with the paediatric nutrition nurse specialist and the children's community nursing teams. 

The post holder will be responsible for the assessment of care programmes and the development, implementation, and evaluation of programmes of care. The successful candidate will promote and maintain the highest standards of care and coordinate the performance of routine paediatric gastro-intestinal investigations and treatments, in conjunction with the paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition team.

The successful applicant will also be able to access the Roald Dahl professional development package which will help them to develop their career and the service.  

Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity has 70 Roald Dahl Specialist Children’s Nurses, giving expert help to approximately 21,000 families across the UK. Roald Dahl Specialist Nurses play a critical and complex role. They work directly with the patient and family whilst providing a link between them and the consultant and the hospital.

Closing date: Thursday 30 August 2018

Provisional Interview Date: Friday 21 September 2018

If you would like to talk to somebody about this vacancy and or to arrange an informal visit, please contact:

Dr M. Cosgrove Paediatric Consultant 

E: mike.cosgrove@wales.nhs.uk

Sophie Dziwinski, Head of Programmes, Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity

E: sophied@roalddahlcharity.org 

T: 07799 831 788

For more information and to apply for this vacancy please visit the NHS Jobs website, reference number 130-NMR414-0818.