Are you looking for the next step in your nursing career?
We have an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic nurses and midwives to work within our new contact centre in Birmingham.
We are looking for nurses who can deliver safe and effective care over the telephone to clients wanting to access; consultation for unplanned pregnancy and advice on surgical and medical abortions, contraception and sexual health services for women.
You will need to be able to fulfil an integral role within our multidisciplinary team delivering a confidential abortion service. You will need to be motivated, enthusiastic, caring and empathetic. Pro-choice is a must.
Current Nurse and / or Midwifery Council (NMC) registration as a Registered Nurse (Sub part 1 of the NMC register) / Registered Midwife.
Up to date knowledge and experience of working in a sexual health/TOP/Gynaecological service.
Faculty of Reproductive Sexual Healthcare (FSRH Letter of Competence in intrauterine techniques i.e. IUS/IDU fitter and Insertion and removal of Subdermal Implants SDI).
Recognised qualification in Independent/Supplementary Prescribing.
Ultra sound scanning experience in first and second stage trimester.
Ensure the clients are aware of their options
Undertaking consultations including the discussion and confirmation of treatment options.
Carry out observations
Carry out point of care testing including pregnancy testing
Discuss contraceptive options and provide/fit contraception in accordance with guidelines NUPAS policies
Administration of drugs to clients, following NMC guidelines, Patient Group Directives and NUPAS Policies and procedures
Appropriately Consenting clients for treatment/procedures.
Provide and inform clients on STI Screening
Identify safeguarding concerns.
Checking details on client notes and alerting Doctor/surgeon/anaesthetist to any 'significant conditions'
Recovery of clients and monitoring observations following treatment
Ensure clients have received and completed a satisfaction survey questionnaire before discharge
Ensuring clients are informed about aftercare prior to discharge
Providing confidential telephone advice for clients with post-operative problems following discharge
Completion of contemporaneous client records, consent and registers
Maintenance of client safety
Maintenance of client confidentiality and DATA protection
Role Responsibilities (not limited to)
The post holder will have a duty to ensure that the principles of patient, carer and public involvement and engagement are adhered to in line with Section 11 of The Health and Social Care Act 2012 for Improving Patient Experience.
All staff are required to adhere to the principles of patient centred care as detailed in the NICE Quality Standard for Patient Experience and to treat patients with dignity, kindness, compassion, courtesy, respect, understanding and honesty.
The post holder will, in support of the NUPAS Values & Values and ensure that everyone is treated as an individual, and will acknowledge and value difference in order to treat everyone fairly.
National Unplanned Pregnancy Advisory Service (NUPAS) is commissioned by the NHS to provide FREE pregnancy advice, counselling and termination of pregnancy services, including pregnancy testing, STI screening and contraception across the North West, Midlands and South of England. Initial consultation appointments are available 7 days a week. We also provide these services for self-funding clients.
Why should you apply?
If you have a passion for excellent quality and client care.
If you are driven and enthusiastic.
If you are interested in working in healthcare.
If you want be part of a dedicated team.
If you want an exciting opportunity working within an expanding organisation.
If you're the ideal candidate our client is looking for, please send your CV by clicking the APPLY button