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Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Paediatric Diabetes
Band 6
Up to 30 hours per week
Job ref
York Hospital
£24,214 - £37,267 pro rata
25/03/2019 23:59

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Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.


Hours: Up to 30 Hours per week

Contract: Permanent

We are looking for an enthusiastic registered nurse, to join our Paediatric Diabetes team, to work predominately with teenagers who have Diabetes. Applications are welcome from registered paediatric nurses, with experience  working with children and young people with Diabetes, and registered nurses (adult branch) with experience of working in a Diabetes nurse specialist role, with experience of working with teenagers.

You will be working within an established team of consultants, Diabetes nurses, dieticians and a clinical psychologist, and should be able to work autonomously and as part of a team.

You must be highly motivated and passionate about working collaboratively with adolescents and young people, and enjoy working within an enthusiastic multidisciplinary team. This post will involve running clinics in York and Selby, and teaching in community settings, such as schools and colleges; as well as keeping colleagues up to date with the latest research and developments within Diabetes. You will manage your own caseload, and will be required to travel independently around North Yorkshire.

The post is up to 30 hours per week, however consideration would be given to alternative hours.  

The post is a Band 6 position, but this will be dependant on relevant experience, and/or qualifications. There is the opportunity for the role to be be a 'development role' at Band 5, and once the successful candidate completed appropriate training courses, they would progress to Band 6.



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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

If you would like any further information, or want to discuss this position further, please contact:

Pam Toas, Specialist Nurse Team Leader, on 01904 726764,


Childrens Diabetes Team, on 01904 721317






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