Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Renal Medicine
Band 5
37.5 per week
Job ref
Churchill Hospital
£22,128 - 28,746 per annum
25/02/2018 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


Up to £1,000 relocation support offered to eligible candidates.

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic Band 5 nurses to join our team on the Renal Ward.

You will be responsible for assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating nursing care for patients with a range of renal conditions, both acute and chronic.

Previous experience of working in an acute or renal setting are desirable but not essential. We have a dedicated clinical education team and full training and support will be given to enable the successful candidate to excel in this speciality.
Newly qualified nurses will be considered and are encouraged to apply as we will fully support your development as a Foundation Nurse.

For those that wish to progress in their career we offer a Post Graduate Renal course (available after 2 years depending on funding) and internal rotation to the haemodialysis team.

You must possess good interpersonal communication skills, and have the ability to function as part of the multidisciplinary team, providing high standards of patient care at all times.

Shifts are 11.5 hours and you will be expected to work days, nights and weekends.

If you would like to be part of our team here at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, where our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer, we want to hear from you.

Closing date for applications: 26th February 2018
Interview date: 7th March 2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Kathy Cheswick (Ward Manager) on 01865 225374 or Nadia Tubongbanua (Deputy Sister) on 01865 225780.

If you have problems applying, contact

01865 227812