999 Telephone Triage Specialist Nurse Practitioner
- Job Reference: 00039690-1
- Date Posted: 19 February 2021
- Recruiter: CV-Library
- Location: Manchester
- Salary: £26.47 to £39.79 Per Hour
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
- Job Type: Temporary
Support the NHS through this COVID-19 Pandemic with Telephone Patient Assessments and Triage!
For over 6 years Hays Healthcare have been the primary supplier of clinicians to the NHS Ambulance Service based across the North West. We are currently recruiting for a unique nursing role which has been created to help the Ambulance Service manage the vast number of 999 calls being taken due to the COVID-19 outbreak. This opportunity presents a fresh challenge, ideal for clinicians wanting to broaden their clinical skills in a non-patient facing environment.
Working with one of the largest NHS Ambulance Services in England, you will be based in the Clinical Hub at either their Liverpool, Preston and Manchester call centre sites. Operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We require Nurse Practitioners covering hours throughout the night and weekends, ensuring you have the flexibility to maintain a healthy work/life balance.
You will be fully integrated into the Clinical Hub team, where you will undergo industry leading training and mentorship, whilst still enjoying the benefits of being employed on an agency basis. Your role will be to speak with patients that have called 999 but may not necessarily need an ambulance dispatch and ED admission, using your professional clinical knowledge you will provide immediate access to clinical advice on their condition or illness, and sign post to appropriate services.
You will be a Registered General Nurse with a minimum of 2 years post-registration experience and hold a current NMC registration. You will ideally have a background in A&E, Urgent Care or Telephone triage experience.
In return for your commitments, you will receive:
- Excellent hourly pay rates, paid weekly
- Flexible working options
- Paid training and preceptorship
- Opportunities to enhance professional development
- A dedicated Hays Consultant
- Free DBS check, mandatory training and pathology services
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