Reference 2018-139

REF:         2018-139  

Subject:     Named nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation  

 

 

Request:

1.Number of Designated nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation

Pay Grade and number of whole time equivalents of any Designated nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation

 

2. Number of Named nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation

Pay Grade and number of whole time equivalents of any Named nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation

 

3.Number of Specialist nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation

Pay Grade and number of whole time equivalents of any Specialist nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation

 

 

Response:

Number of Designated nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation Pay Grade and number of whole time equivalents of any Designated nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation  The Designated Nurse for LAC does not sit in provider organisations but in Bolton CCG.

 

Number of Named nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation Pay Grade and number of whole time equivalents of any Named nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation The Named Nurse for Safeguarding Children has operational responsibility for LAC. The Named Nurse post in Bolton FT is a full time post on band 8a

 

Number of Specialist nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation Pay Grade and number of whole time equivalents of any Specialist nurses for Looked After Children in your organisation There is a Specialist Nurse for LAC who works 20 hrs a week on a Band 7.This reflects the  fact that Bolton FT provide services  for 0-5 yrs only as 5-19 services are provided by Bridgewater. Review Health Assessments for 0-5 children are completed by the Health Visitor.