Health and Infection Prevention and Control Specialist Nurse - COVID-19 in Derby

Job description

Want to make a real difference and have a truly rewarding career? Join 'Team Derbyshire Healthcare' and become part of a talented, compassionate and enthusiastic workforce committed to a vision of ‘making a positive difference in people's lives’.

We’ve been rated ‘good’ overall by the CQC, with some outstanding services. The CQC commented at our most recent inspection on how our colleagues “treated patients with compassion and kindness” and “felt positive and proud about working for the trust.”

Equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of Derbyshire Healthcare and our Chief Executive, Ifti Majid, is a national advocate on these issues. We are actively seeking to increase diversity in our workforce through our recruitment activities. Selection will be on the basis of merit and we are committed to the principles of positive action, to address any imbalances of opportunity.

We are committed to ensuring that all Trust colleagues can work safely during the current Coronavirus crisis. As part of this, the Trust is reviewing job roles in relation to COVID-19 national guidance, in terms of home working, flexibility and safe practice, to ensure positive working environments for staff and the best quality services for patients. Please note that this post may be subject to adjustments in line with COVID-19 national guidance.

Health and Infection Prevention and Control Specialist Nurse/Practitioner

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the support team and be the lead facilitator in Vaccination Safety for Flu and COVID inoculation programmes.

You will be part of the Trust Infection Prevention and Control team, helping to co-ordinate the vaccination programme and other interventions required to minimise IPC risk and impact within DHCFT.

You will be a person who may possess the credentials as below and have an avid interest in Infection Control.

  • Registered Nurse (current) able to administer vaccinations (flu and Covid-19)
  • Post-registration education or experience at 1st degree level
  • A special interest in staff well-being and infection control

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Must be eligible to work in the EU
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