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It’s our staff that makes us one of the leading CSUs in the country. We are committed to retaining the best people in order to provide an excellent service to our customers. We invest in our staff by offering  excellent pay, benefits, training and career progression .

We currently have a very talented, enthusiastic and driven workforce who deliver innovative, efficient and effective commissioning support. We are a dedicated and innovative organisation, always looking for new talent to join us.

If you’re passionate about making a difference and want to work for an organisation where your experience and contributions are valued, join us at NEL.

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Infection Control Nurse

Band 7

Main area
Nursing
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
884-CLS-36-A
Employer
NEL
Employer type
NHS
Site
Clifton House
Town
London
Salary
£39,866 - £49,704 pa inc HCA
Closing
22/11/2018 23:59

NEL is an ambitious and innovative organisation that provides expert support and advice to NHS and other organisations to assist the delivery of improved health services. We deliver an extensive range of services including contracting, analytics, clinical services and ICT to name a few.

Our clients are based across London, Essex, Kent, Surrey, East Anglia and other parts of England.

We aim to be a trusted advisor and indispensable partner for our customers. We want to be an organisation that is thought of positively by people who work for us and with us and has a clear set of ethics and values that underpin everything we do.

To find out more about us please visit www.nelcsu.nhs.uk


 

We are currently recruiting for the position of Infection Control Nurse to join our Infection Prevention and Control team.

This post offers a unique and interesting opportunity for an exceptional candidate to join an expanding Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) team to ensure service delivery takes place in clean safe environments.  The team is professional, friendly and dedicated to providing a high-quality IPC service by focusing on the key priorities for acute and primary care in relation to infection prevention and control in line with the Health and Social Care Act, 2008 (Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infections and related guidance).

The Infection Prevention and Control Nurse (IPCN) will work with both the acute IPC team to support with provider meetings and investigations and the primary care IPC team with general dental and medical practice audits across London. This will assist in  ensuring compliance with IPC standards consistent with current guidelines.

The post holder will work collaboratively with primary and secondary care organisations ( Acute providers, GP, dental, pharmacy & optometry), NHS England commissioning managers and other external organisations including CCGs and CQC, and thus the successful applicant will have highly developed communication and customer service skills.

This is a unique development opportunity. Applicants must be a nurse registered with the NMC with experience in an IPC position in an NHS Trust, be educated to MSc level or equivalent or be willing to undertake further study as necessary. The successful applicant will demonstrate an understanding of the NHS policy agenda and drivers for improving care within IPC, as well as evidence of continuous professional development.

For further details on this role, please refer to the job description attached.  Please pay careful attention to the essentials and desirables of the person specification when completing your supporting statement.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Informal visits are available and applicants can contact Sanjeev Bundhoo, IPC Team Manager at nelcsu.ipcteam@nhs.net

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
0203 688 1965