Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Senior Specialist Nurse

Band 7

Main area
Oncology
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
321-HB-365
Site
Churchill Hospital
Town
Oxford
Salary
£31,696 to £41,787 pa
Closing
20/08/2017 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


 

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Senior Specialist Nurse – Gynae-oncology

Banding: Band 7
Full Time

Do you deliver compassionate excellence? Are you enthusiastic about learning and development? Do you want a new challenge? If yes then read on….

We are looking for an experienced senior specialist nurse to join our Gynae-oncology nursing service at the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

You will be expected to promote a high quality service that provides specialist care, support and management to patients, their families and carers throughout the patient pathway. Our nursing teams are central to the delivery of excellent care to cancer patients attending the Oxford University Hospital. Our teams deliver a holistic approach to patient care using the latest technologies to support individualised assessments and care planning. The service delivers evidence based care to patients undergoing treatment for gynaecological cancers, supporting them through treatment decisions, treatment, safely managed discharge and onto living beyond treatment. You will work closely with other members of the specialist nursing teams, the wider MDT and cancer services, providing a service across care boundaries in liaison with primary care within the locality and the network. You will be part of a wider team of cancer specialist nurses and be supported in your on-going development.


You should have:
• Significant post-registration experience.
• Cancer nursing experience
• Advanced interpersonal and communication skills
• Experience of multidisciplinary collaborative practice
• Proven leadership and exceptional organisational ability
• IT and data analysis skills

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Karen Mitchell Lead Cancer Nurse on 01865 235202
Informal visits are encouraged and advised

Closing date: 20/08/17
Interview Date 06/09/17

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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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