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Job summary

Main area
Immunisations
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Bank: You will work as and when required, with flexibility to choose your shifts within the constraints of the service.
Hours
Flexible working - Bank - As and When Required
Job ref
396-SWL-IS-B6KHFT-MC
Employer
Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Various sites across South West London
Town
South West London
Salary
£24.39 - £39.03 per hour including WTD
Salary period
Hourly
Closing
30/04/2024 23:59

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Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust logo

SWL Bank NMC Registered - Clinical Supervisor

Band 6

As an NHS Trust we strongly encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID19.

 

Kingston Hospital - First Acute Trust in London to be rated Outstanding by CQC for Overall Quality and Leadership

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a district general hospital situated in a beautiful and remarkable part of the country – close to London yet surrounded by royal parks, historic buildings and the River Thames. We are located on a single site in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey and run several outpatient clinics in neighbouring areas including Raynes Park Health Centre and Teddington Memorial Hospital.

We employ 3,700+ staff who proudly and efficiently support over 350,000 people locally through a full range of diagnostic and treatment services and we have a national reputation for innovative developments in healthcare, particularly in 'patient-focused' care, day surgery and maternity services.

The South West London Collaborative Bank

Kingston Hospital is a part of the local South West London Collaborative and offer competitive bank rates to work across the three NHS trusts: St Georges, Kingston Hospital and Epsom & St Helier. Our Smart App booking system makes life easier for flexible working!

Health and Wellbeing & Staff Benefits

The Trust understands that benefits go beyond just financial rewards and invests heavily in the wellbeing of its staff.  Alongside opportunities for career development, there is a dedicated team of Staff Wellbeing Chaplains who work with the Clinical and Corporate divisions, to provide pastoral support to all staff.  These Chaplains are part of a wider team of practitioners: a Physiotherapist, a Clinical Psychologist and a Counsellor.  This team works together to enhance KHFT staff wellbeing and promote a healthy work-life balance.
-Our Health Heroes Awards 2018 – Staff Retention and Wellbeing Employer of the Year.

-HPMA Vivup Award for Well Being 2019.

Trust Values

Kingston Hospital NHS Trust has five key values and we want to employ and work with people who share these values and demonstrate behaviours that support them. They are: 

- Caring – Design and deliver care around each individual patient’s needs and wants.
- Safe – Make the safety of patients and staff our prime concern as safety comes first
- Responsible – All staff take responsibility for the hospital, its services and reputation
- Value Each Other – Value each other's contribution
- Inspiring - We always strive to empower each other to develop and deliver improvements to benefit our patients


 

Job overview

NMC Registered Clinical Supervisor – Band 6 - Bank

SOUTH WEST LONDON  BANK - Hosted by Croydon Health Services NHS Trust

We now need NMC registered vaccinators, with Clinical Supervisory experience to step forward in the continued effort to deliver an effective immunisation programme across South West London.

As a Clinical Supervisor for the Immunisations service, the post holder will work as part of a dynamic team in delivering a safe and effective service for the delivery of vaccinations for influenza (flu), COVID-19 vaccine(s) and assist in other immunisation programmes as required. You will be required to vaccinate adults and children.

The post holder will undertake a clinical supervisory role, overseeing a team of Immunisers and other HCPC at larger Pop Ups or working alongside a single colleague at smaller closed outreach clinics.

You will be able to choose your shifts and sites through our rostering system, you will be fully briefed and training will be provided on all relevant vaccines.

This advert is for Bank work and you will work as and when required, with flexibility to choose your shifts within the constraints of the service.  Please note - if successful you will receive an offer from Croydon Health Services, as the host Trust for the South West London Immunisation Service.

Main duties of the job

In particular, the post holder will be responsible for:

  • Delivery of a safe immunisation service, assisting to influence and facilitate change within the setting and service areas.
  • Conducting clinical assessments of patients prior to vaccination
  • Supporting the reviews of complex medical histories and potential adverse reactions and offering specialist advice as needed.
  • The clinical supervision of safe vaccination delivery.
  • The supervision of drawing up and preparation of the vaccine prior to administration and ensuring that each activity is recorded.
  • Ensuring the best possible clinical outcomes by using up-to-date skills and adhering to evidence-based policies and procedures
  • Responsible for clinical supervision of a team of registered professionals and immunisers/administrative staff, or individual colleague.
  • Responsible for providing highly specialist advice and technical services in relation to the care of patients
  • Required to work with minimal supervision
  • Plan, advise, recommend and evaluate treatment when necessary
  • Handle difficult conversations (sensitive, language barriers, hostile atmosphere) and convert complex technical information into easily to understand communication
  • Lone working may on occasion be required
  • Collection of cool box from base site to Clinic location – preferable if you have a clean driver’s license and use of own car for work purposes

Working for our organisation

Croydon Health Services NHS Trust provide hospital and community services from a number of community and specialist clinics throughout Croydon.

These include:

  • Croydon University Hospital
  • Purley Hospital
  • The Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Centre in Thornton Heath
  • Community bases at Purley, Sanderstead, New Addington, Broad Green, Woodside
  • A minor injuries unit in New Addington

The Trust was formed on 1st August 2010 through the integration of Croydon Community Health Services and Mayday Healthcare NHS Trust.

Around 3,500 staff provide services for a population of over 360,000 people who are relatively young with a high level of ethnic diversity. Our Vision: “Excellent integrated care for you and your family, when and where you need it” Our 5 key ‘Here for you’ promises to the people of Croydon are:

  • You feel cared for by helpful and welcoming staff
  • You feel in safe hands with highly professional staff
  • You feel confident in your treatment from skilled teams of compassionate clinicians
  • You feel we value your time with convenient appointments, minimal waiting and care closer to home
  • You feel it’s getting better all the time as we continue to improve our services

We are one of 17 Trusts in the country who have been accepted as national pioneers on staff engagement and empowerment, through the adoption of "Listening into Action" as a new way of working.

The approach we are taking to “Listening into Action” is new and different.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Please see attached supporting document which contains more information about this role - SWL Clinical Supervisor JD B6.

 If sufficient applications have been received for this vacancy it may be closed earlier than the published closing date.

Person specification

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Previous experience in clinical supervision
  • Previous experience in immunisation and vaccination

Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Registered Health Care Professional NMC for nurses
  • Current immunisation training / update or willingness to undertake
Desirable criteria
  • Previous experience in immunisation and vaccination
  • Previous experience in clinical supervision

Employer certification / accreditation badges

NHS Pastoral Care Quality AwardTrust IDCapital Nurse, LondonCommitted to being an Inclusive EmployerApprenticeships logoNo smoking policyLondon Living Wage is a voluntary commitment made by employers, who can become accredited with the Living Wage FoundationAge positivehttps://www.gov.uk/government/publications/kickstart-scheme-employer-resources/kickstart-scheme-brand-guidelinesOur Health HeroesDisability confident employerCare quality commission - OutstandingNational Preceptorship for Nursing Quality MarkLondon HCSW Award - Sustainable RetentionNational Preceptorship Quality Mark

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Melanie Cloherty
Job title
Recruitment and Resourcing Team Lead
Email address
[email protected]
Telephone number
07464901493
Additional information

Monday - Friday 9.00am -5.00pm