An exciting opportunity has arisen within the dermatology team for a Specialist Dermatology nurse to work within established Community Dermatology clinics, which currently run Monday-Saturday. We offer a variety of services, in a community outpatient setting, including Phototherapy/ Photochemotherapy, Photodynamic therapy, Patch testing and nurse-led follow-up clinics. This role offers the opportunity to be involved in the development of the Community Dermatology Services You will be a registered nurse with significant post registration experience and excellent organisational and communication skills. You will hold a degree in Nursing and have knowledge of Dermatology and experience of delivering Dermatology treatments is essential. You must be willing to undertake any necessary training. You will have the ability to work independently and also as part of the Dermatology team. Flexibility in working days is essential to ensure service levels are maintained. You will report to the Nurse Manager and work with her to audit and develop the nurse-led follow-up services.
JOB TITLE: Dermatology Specialist Nurse
PAY BAND: 6
RESPONSIBLE TO: Nurse Manager
ACCOUNTABLE TO: Dermatology Lead
JOB SUMMARY The Dermatology Specialist Nurse will be able to: Work independently with dermatology patients, providing high standards of care in various Nurse-led follow-up clinics including Phototherapy (PUVA/ narrowband UVB), Patch testing, Photodynamic Therapy, Patient education and Systemic treatment monitoring clinics.