Band 7 RCA / Serious Incident Investigator - NHS - Essex

  • Job Reference: ELB7RSE06
  • Date Posted: 22 August 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: East of England
  • Salary: £26.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Registered General Nurse
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Band 7 RCA / Serious Incident Investigator to fill a full time, Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm role in Wickford, Near Chelmsford but may require you to travel across Essex. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of serious incident processing and practices.

The pay rate for this locum Band 7 RCA Investigator job is £26.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 3 month contract due to start ASAP.

This role will require you to support the daily management of the serious incident processes and manage effectively the investigation of Serious Incidents that occur within the Trust in line with the requirement of the NHS Serious Incident Framework (March 2015), you will review reports and support quality checking of all reports prior to circulation as well as supporting the SI team with collation of information for different reports required internally and externally.

You will be responsible to conduct thorough investigations into serious incidents and other incidents, as necessary, using root cause methodologies, ensuring 'Being Open' principles are applied. The Post Holder will ensure that Service Users and their Carers/Families, Trust Staff and where appropriate, third parties are fully involved in the investigative process and must compile robust action plans in conjunction with the appropriate manager and will monitor the completion of these action plans to ensure learning takes place as well as undertaking audits and assurance checks to ensure learning has been embedded into practice.

A full job description can be provided upon request.

Requirements of the Band 7 RCA Investigator role:

- You must have a clinical qualification i.e. Registered Nurse, Allied Health Professional, Social Care Qualification
- You must have a masters equivalent, diploma or degree or equivalent experience in managing complex incidents, complaints and investigations
- You must have knowledge of corporate and clinical governance at an operational level
- You must have previous experience within a similar role

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Band 7 RCA Investigator position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.

We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.