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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/10/2020.

Lead Staff Nurse - Cardiology Service

Job Reference: J219-R0024114

Nuffield Health


Additional Job Description

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Cardiology service Lead in our Cambridge Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation.

Cambridge isa 38bed acute surgical and medicaloncologyhospital with19 outpatientconsultingrooms andfull diagnostic suite includingMRI and CT. Wehave 3 state of the art digitaltheatres.

We are amongthe topthree Nuffield hospitals for activity and performance and we were rated as Outstandingbythe CQC in 2016. we have reputation for very high standards of clinical care , a well led team of committed and caring clinical staff and excellent clinical topatient ratios and support services

The opportunity

As our Cardiology Services Lead Nurse you will:work veryclosely withmatron and the senior management team todrive the expansion of the currentcardiologydiagnostic and interventionalserviceby

  • Line managingthe key clinicalstaff
  • Workingalongside the consultants and the nursing teams to teach and develop surgical team knowledge and competency
  • Createand facilitate idealpatients’ pathways for cardiology / cardiac patient a cross all areas of the hospital

The person

To succeed as aCardiology Services Lead Nurse, you will need:

  • At least 3 years postqualification experience inworkingin cardiology/ cardiac services
  • Managerialexperience / team, leadershipexperience
  • Tobe an excellent and mature communicator
  • Have experience in service developmentandchange management


Key information about the role.


The benefits

In return, we offer a working environment that will help you grow your skills and experience and get the best out of life. Other benefits include 25 days’ annual holiday (increasing with service), gym membership, private healthcare and a range of lifestyle and financial wellbeing benefits.

Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation.

Salary - upto£43,000 dependanton experience, per annum
Closing date - 16/09/2020

Location - Cambridge Hospital

Hours - Full time, 37.5 Hours per week


Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

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.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

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