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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/06/2020.

Respiratory Nurse

Job Reference: 371-CHE533

Employer:
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
COPD
Location:
King Edward VII Hospital, St Leonards Road, Windsor
Salary:
£26,152 to £32,146 per annum (incl of HCAS)

These are the values that we live by at Berkshire Healthcare:

  • Caring for and about you is our top priority
  • Committed to providing good quality, safe services
  • working Together with you to develop innovative solutions

We welcome people who share these values to come and work for us.

Please find attached the behaviour framework that underpins these values for this job role.


Join an exceptional, award winning Adult Integrated Respiratory (AIR) Team in East Berkshire. Finalist in Nursing Times Award 2018, Innovative Team Award (Frimley Park Foundation Trust) and headed up by a Consultant Nurse (awarded Respiratory Nurse Leader by ARNS, 2018). The specialist respiratory service is delivered at home, community and in hospital settings for patients with various long term respiratory conditions. The emphasis of our work is to provide intelligent compassionate care to patients and their family through pulmonary rehabilitation, admission avoidance, supported discharge from hospital, oxygen service, psychological therapies, and palliative care. We work closely with Primary and voluntary care providers.

In response to our proven success the AIR Service is expanding significantly.

With us you can be assured of an excellent learning environment with great opportunities for personal, professional and respiratory specialist development. Supernumerary induction, support in achieving specialist respiratory competencies, weekly teaching sessions and multi-disciplinary group clinical supervision are key features experienced by members of the AIR team.

Are you passionate about the care you provide patients and their family? Are you highly motivated to make a difference for people with long term respiratory disease? Are you committed to your ongoing professional development? Do you have the tenacity to be influential and responsive to change, to meet future service development? Do you want to join a team who are dedicated to providing a seamless, multidisciplinary patient-centred service?

If your interest has been awakened, we welcome you to make contact with us to find out more.

For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact Consultant Nurse Joanne King, at King Edward V11 Hospital, Windsor. Telephone 01753 636796 / 07917093468




We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics. Reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled applicants where required.

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The Trust may close any vacancy prior to the advertised closing date due to the high level of responses we receive for some of our vacancies.

Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust is committed to improving the health of its staff, patients and the wider community by providing a smoke free environment. A smoke free policy is in operation and smoking is not permitted on any of the Trust’s sites.

The Trust is also committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices to protect children, young people and vulnerable adults.

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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.


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