Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Band 6

Main area
Emergency Department Horton Hospital
Band 6
Full Time & Part Time Hours
Job ref
£26,565 to £35,577 per annum
28/05/2018 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


Emergency Nurse Practitioner

We are looking for emergency nurse practitioners Band 6 level interested in joining the senior team based within the Emergency Department at the Horton General Hospital.

We aim to deliver a patient centered style of practice that promotes and reflects the values and beliefs of a dedicated Emergency Nurse Practitioner service The ENP service is completely integrated with front door emergency teams at both the Horton and John Radcliffe EDs. We are able to provide unique opportunities in development of advanced practitioner skills within both acute and minor emergency care models at masters level (Progression to B7 level dependent on competency and masters accreditation)

Key role:
• To provide a quality minor injury/illness service to patients attending the Emergency Department.
• Assist in the monitoring and development of standards in the delivery of a minor injury/illness service.
• Assist in the development of research based nursing practice within the Emergency Department, through the implementation of evidence-based practice.
• To act as advisor in regards to safeguarding concerns and support / adhere to trust policy

The current vacancy has Full Time & Part Time Hours.

Closing Date: 28-May-2018

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Senior sister Val Bissett (Val.bissett@ouh.nhs.uk)
or Debbie Kirby (Debbie.Kirby@ouh.nhs.uk)

If you have problems applying, contact

01865 231629