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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 05/08/2020.

Haemodialysis Unit Sister

Job Reference: 358-2536557-RRC

University Hospitals of Leicester
Haemodialysis,Leicester General Hospital,Leicester
Leicester General Hospital, Leicester
£38,890 - £44,503 Per Annum


An exciting opportunity has arisen to provide leadership for the Haemodialysis Unit at the Leicester General Hospital. The unit is nurse led unit and currently has 170 patients with 28 stations.

The unit operates 4 shifts per day including a nocturnal shift and is operational from 20:00hrs Sunday evening until 23:00 Saturday. There are plans to relocate the current Haemodialysis Unit in the near future and this post offers the successful candidate the opportunity to be actively involved in shaping the future of the haemodialysis service for renal patients within Leicester.

You will have a recognised teaching qualification and relevant experience at band 6 in a renal environment. Ideally you will have experience in change management, as well as leading and developing teams. You will also have good communication and team working skills. Ideally you will be a nurse prescriber or willing to undertake the course.

Further details / informal visits contact

Emma Evans, Matron on 07960878163

Suzi Glover Deputy Head of Nursing on 07947899630


For further details / informal visits contact:Name: Emma EvansJob title: MatronEmail address: emma.l.evans@uhl-tr.nhs.ukTelephone number: 0116 2584770

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

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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.

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Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitable EU/EEA candidate is successful. This is due to the fact that it is unlikely the Trust would be 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.

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