URGENT - Registered Nurse or Paramedic

  • Job Reference: 00022253-1
  • Date Posted: 7 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: £30,401 to £37,267
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Qualified Nurse or Paramedic - Floorwalkers

Band 6 Salary

Location: Newcastle

In partnership with our client we are currently recruiting several Qualified Nurses and Paramedics who are interested in providing clinical support within a number of contact centres supporting the current COVID-19 crisis.

We need to ensure that there is 24/7 coverage and therefore we can offer full time, part time and flexible hours.

What does the role consist of?

As a qualified nurse or paramedic you would be responsible for providing help and support to all call centre agents around general queries and any clinical aspects whilst the agent is conducting a full telephone assessment with an individual.
You will be a part of a multidisciplinary team, ensuing each call centre is providing high quality evident based health care that meets the immediate needs of the patient.
You will be visible in the call centres by floor walking and answering any clinical questions from both agents and team leaders.Requirements:

Registered General Nurse - NMC Registered
Registered Paramedic - HCPC Registered
Experience of working within a multi-professional / multi-agency environment.
Experience of working in more than one environment which may include:
Assessing patients in primary care
Working with children / infants
A&E or Medical /Surgical Assessment Unit
Assessment of Mental Health needs
Understand the role of Nurse Advisor
Sound understanding of telephone advice triage service.
Understanding of patient management in Primary Care, A&E or acute setting
Sound understanding of legal / professional implications of independent practice
Sound knowledge and experience with vulnerable adults and childrenDue to the urgent need to provide support we are holding telephone interviews this week with start dates first week of October.

If you are interested in this position please click apply, or alternatively you can call Ellouise on (phone number removed) or email .

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business