Continence Nurse (Adults)
3 days per week (21hrs)
Salary: Equivalent Band 7 (NHS Agenda for Change)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic nurse to join the team at Bladder and Bowel UK (formerly PromoCon).
Our services are developing rapidly, as we increase our partnerships with stakeholders, including NHS trusts, local authorities and other providers. As a result, we are currently recruiting for the position for an Adult Continence Nurse.
Bladder and Bowel UK is a national resource which supports adults and children with bladder and bowel problems, their carers and the health and social care professionals and others who support them. In addition, the team works in partnership with manufacturers and distributors of continence products.
Bladder and Bowel UK is a service within Disabled Living, a Third Sector organisation providing impartial information and advice relating to equipment and services to disabled children, adults and older people, their families, carers and the health and social care professionals who support them.
Disabled Living is ‘a Centre of Excellence for Assistive Technology’ is based in Worsley, Manchester.
It is essential that you have knowledge, skills and experience of caring for people with bladder and bowel problems.
You will need to be able to work on your own initiative, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, relevant computer skills together with the ability to research and collate and disseminate information.
In addition you should be able to identify potential business opportunities and to think ‘out of the box’ in order to contribute to the ongoing development of the Bladder and Bowel UK services.
For further information or forward CV, please contact :
Karen Irwin – Manager/Specialist Nurse
Tel: 0161 607 8200