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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/08/2019.

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Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Job Reference: 358-1881543-ESM

University Hospitals of Leicester
Hampton Suite, Specialist Medicine
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
£44,606 -£50,819 per annum pro rata

An exciting new opportunity has arisen on The Hampton Suite a 23 bedded re-ablement unit at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

We are seeking an experienced clinical nurse who is operating at an advanced level to join the team as an Advanced Nursing Practitioner in the new unit. The successful candidate must have significant experience, be a non-medical prescriber, and possess vision and influencing skills. The successful candidate will be instrumental in establishing new approaches in how patients are managed. You will demonstrate excellent time management and communication skills. You will be an excellent team player who is also able to work independently for a significant proportion of you working day.

You will be expected to carry out assessments once competency has been achieved, to facilitate safe and effective discharge planning. You must have some experience of working within a similar environment and of working with those with complex needs in acute or community settings. You will be expected to participate in the supervision and training of support staff.

Ongoing training and development provided.

Hours 9am -5pm Monday to Friday.

Part time hours considered.

We would consider candidates who are still training as band 7 progressing to band 8 on completion of training.

If this appeals to you and you believe you have the enthusiasm, passion and skill set for this role we would welcome your application and for you to visit us.

Closing Date:14th August 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sally Rollings Matron 07921 545 815 or Mandy Gamble Advance Nurse Practitioner 0116 2585056

We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of completed application forms.

Preference will be given in the first instance to existing NHS employees within the East Midlands healthcare community who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy. Such employees within the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will be considered first.”

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you by email via a TRAC system account.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We especially welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) .

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitably EU/EEA candidate is successful it is unlikely that the Trust is able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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