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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/09/2020.

Registered Nurse

Job Reference: 264-2589499-FAM

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Kettering General Hospital, Kettering
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum / pro rata

Are you a qualified nurse with experience of or an interest in oncology and haematology? We are looking for enthusiastic Registered Nurses to work within our Haemato-Oncology Daycase Facility and supportive therapies units at Kettering General Hospital. The Centenary Wing and CSSTU (Chemotherapy Services Supportive Treatment Unit) departments currently operate daily 0830 until 1830. We support both haematology and oncology patients and their carers and families whilst receiving chemotherapy and immunotherapy treatment and supportive therapies. We pride ourselves on providing excellent patient focused care in an expanding and evolving service.

We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate, motivated and dynamic individuals, with good time management and organisational skills. The ideal candidate will be able to multi task and communication skills are imperative. Acute post registration nursing experience and a relevant chemotherapy supporting qualification would be desirable. However, we will support the successful candidate through the development of skills such as: systemic anti-cancer treatment administration, cannulation, phlebotomy, care of central venous access devices and the care of the patient receiving systemic anti-cancer treatment and supportive treatments. You will receive full support from our experienced team. You will have the opportunity to work alongside various members of our multi-disciplinary colleagues.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Laura Grist

Job title Macmillan Sister

Email address

Telephone number 01536 492529

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We are an equal opportunities employer; we aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds. This includes members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, especially in relation to senior posts within at KGH.

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.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Kettering General Hospital (KGH) NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process. Including factual reference, occupational health clearance and statutory and mandatory training record.

If your role requires you to have a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining this (£50).This amount will be reclaimed from your first salary. It is also recommended that following your DBS check you subscribe to the DBS update service.

Please note that news starters with KGH are subject to a six month probationary period.

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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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