Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Nursing Assistant/Phlebotomist

Band 2

Main area
Cancer and Haematology OPD
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours
Job ref
321-HB-340
Site
Churchill Hospital
Town
Oxford
Salary
£15,404 to £18,157 pa
Closing
29/06/2017 23:59

The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

Many of our recruitment programmes use values-based interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significance difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit  http://www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values/default.aspx


 

Nursing Assistant/Phlebotomist
We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals to join our team in the Cancer & Haematology Outpatient Department at the Churchill Hospital as a Nursing Assistant/Phlebotomist. The Outpatients is a very busy department seeing up to 300 patients a day and is open from 8am to 6pm.

The overall aims of this role are to provide a high quality service to patients and to support the smooth running of clinics in the outpatient department. The role involves assisting doctors and specialist nurses in clinic, chaperoning patients during consultations and taking blood tests (phlebotomy) and other laboratory samples. The team of Nursing Assistant/Phlebotomists are also responsible for ensuring a high standard of cleanliness is maintained throughout the department and that all equipment is stocked and available for each clinic.

The applicant should have excellent communication skills, with a caring approach and be a committed team player aiming to establish a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere for patients, visitors and staff. Full induction and training will be provided, including phlebotomy skills. The role is supervised and clearly linked to competencies that require completion within a pre-arranged time frame.

Full or part-time applications will be considered.

Please note that this advert will close sooner than stated should it reach 15 applicants.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Helen Disley Sister telephone: 01865 235578, email:helen.disley@ouh.nhs.uk, or Susan Fletcher 01865 235578, email:susan.fletcher@ouh.nhs.uk

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