Paediatric Nurse

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Job description

Verve Homecare is a leading care provider who puts care at the heart of everything we do. We support a range of clients varying in age and care requirements which can include mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, and clients with more complex clinical needs. Are you looking to join a remarkable team, who spend every day making a difference to people’s lives? We are looking for compassionate, kind, and supportive people to become part of our proud team at Verve Homecare.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Implementing treatment plans and administering medication or therapeutic care to their patients
  • Observing patients for behavioural changes
  • Supervising and monitoring the patient within their home/ community etc. to ensure their safety.
  • Monitor the patient’s conditions and assist them with daily activities.
  • Personal care: Assist with personal hygiene, washing assistance with using the toilet, assistance with incontinence inc. pads, commodes, and catheter bags.
  • Support with eating and drinking: Ensuring that clients are encouraged to eat a healthy, balanced diet and the correct quantities, prepared meals look appetising and make sure the way they eat is appropriate for the client.
  • Assisting with shopping: This is completed on the client’s request and a finance form must be completed with a receipt.
  • Assist with mobility: Use of a hoist or other aides, or assistance in standing and movement. Dressing or assisting with any physical activity whereby the client’s needs support.
  • Maintaining clean working environment
  • Record keeping: Medication chart (MAR), logbook (recording each visit to communicate to the next carer), care plan updates.
  • Promote independence: to allow the client to do as much as they can for themselves and only offer support where they need it.
  • Maintain professional relationships: clients can only be visited on duty and a carer must be in full uniform, with ID and PPE (personal protection equipment).
  • Always work with empathy, honesty, and integrity

If you have any of the following experience, it will support your application:

  • Tracheostomy care
  • Ventilation care
  • Medication management
  • Catheter care
  • Manual handling
  • Spinal Injury
  • Epilepsy
  • PEG
  • Experience of working with clients with complex care needs

About you:

  • Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening.
  • A caring and compassionate attitude
  • The ability to commit to regular (flexible) hours.
  • NMC Statement of Entry

Job Type: Zero hours contract

Salary: £50-£60 P/H


  • Day shift
  • Night shift

Ability to commute.


  • NMC (required)
Job Category: Paediatric Nurse
Job Type: Zero hours contract
Job Location: Basingstoke chichester Isle of Wight Portsmouth Salisbury Southampton Winchester
Job Salary: £50-£60ph
Sector: Paediatrics

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