To promote the physical, emotional, psychological and social well-being of children and young people with special needs in order that they reach their full life potential. This is achieved through working in partnership with children, young people, parents, carers, education and other professionals involved in their care.
Actively promote the privacy and dignity of children and young people, working within the Trust’s Consent and Confidentiality Policies.
The Inclusion Nursing Team (TINT)
Areas of Responsibility:
Community Children’s Nursing Services
To provide training and mentorship to medical and nursing students.
To provide care for children requiring nursing support during their school day
To promote healthy lifestyles within the home and school environment
Organisation of specialist clinics within specialist inclusive learning centres.
Children’s Nursing Service
To promote opportunities for children and young people to be involved in all aspects of school life
To work in partnership to support families where children are in need of protection.
Assessment of health needs of children and young people
To provide support, advice and information on health issues to children, young people, parents, carers, education staff and other professionals.