Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Foundation Nursing Assistant

Band 2

Main area
NICU Intensive Care
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hrs per week
Job ref
321-NM-NICUNA-B2-A
Site
John Radcliffe Hospital
Town
Oxford
Salary
£17,652 - £19,020 per annum pro rota
Closing
31/07/2019 23:59

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 four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General 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 Value 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 significant 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 www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values


 

Are you a motivated person passionate about patient care?

Are you interested in working in an exciting and dynamic environment?

 

We are looking to recruit a motivated person to become part of our dynamic multidisciplinary team, contributing to the effective quality care of our patients and their families in a busy Neuro Trauma Critical Care Unit. We are a dynamic team of over 90 nursing and support staff, who are proud to have received the ‘Award of Team of the Year in 2015’ for the OUH NHS Foundation Trust.

 

The Neuroscience Critical Care Unit is a busy Multi-Trauma Critical Care Centre located in a purpose built facility at the Oxford University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, based at the John Radcliffe site. We are a friendly forward thinking team with a strong commitment to professional development. We know the importance of providing exceptional patient care in a fast-paced, vibrant environment. We are looking to recruit motivated staff with a desire to develop a career in critical care. We will provide ongoing support and development.

You will assist the qualified nursing staff in the delivery of planned health care to Level 2 and 3 patients maintaining patient privacy and dignity. You will ensure that the unit is well maintained, stocked and tidy while adhering to health and safety policies.

 

If you are a hardworking, reliable and flexible person please apply.

Previous experience would be an advantage but not essential.

31st July 2019

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Applicant requirements

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

Kurt Ayran Senior Charge Nurse NICU 01865 234918/ kurt.ayran@ouh.nhs.uks