Infection & Prevention Control Lead (IPC)

  • Location

    Grimsby, Lincolnshire

  • Sector:

    Specialist Nursing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Katy Qutaimi

  • Contact email:

    katyq@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    IPCKQ2108_1566376680

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-20

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

 

INFECTION & PREVENTION CONTROL NURSE

GRIMSBY

COMPETITIVE SALARY

Are you a qualified Nurse/ Practitioner with Infection Control experience?

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Infection & Prevention Control Nurse / practitioner to join a state of the art private hospital based in Grimsby.

The trust is committed to delivering a world class heath care service; they understand that this lies very much at the heart of their employees.

The purpose of this new role is to lead all infection prevention & control processes within the Hospital, by assisting the Head of Clinical Services to achieve a robust governance framework in their role as Director of Infection Prevention & Control (DIPC).

 

Main responsibilities of the Infection & Prevention Control Lead (IPC):

  • Under the direction of the Head of Clinical Services (DIPC) provide leadership relating to all infection prevention & control processes within the Hospital.
  • Communicate and build effective relationships with a wide range of professionals at all levels within the hospital/organisation
  • Embed consistent IPC guidance, documentation and policies which reflect the hospital's standards.
  • Produce high quality and accurate information in the form of, reports, meeting minutes, presentation slides, graphs, action plans, including contribution to the annual work plan and annual IPC report
  • Use existing systems and develop systems for the collection and analysis of data needed to manage the IPC activity within the hospital.
  • Lead all IPC audit and surveillance activity, both local and national.
  • Provide expert advice and deliver training to IPC Links, and all departments within the hospital relating to IPC to ensure compliance with statutory requirements.
  • Contribute to corporate IPC activities as required.
  • Participate in clinical supervision

 

The successful applicant will be a Registered Nurse/Health Care Professional with NMC/HCPC Registration, will hold an Infection Control qualification and have evidence of recent professional development

 

In return you will receive:

  • A competitive salary
  • 27 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)

After your probation period you will also be offered:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Private Health care

Please only apply if you have an up to date CV that demonstrates your ability to fulfil this role.

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Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.