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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/10/2020.

Practice Facilitator

Job Reference: 271-IPP-2631058

Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
International & Private Patients
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
£37,638 - £44,780 £36,481 - £44,044 per annum incl

Due to the progression of our current post holder, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an innovated, motivated and dynamic individual to join our Practice Development team. Although based within the International and Private Patients (IPP) Division, the post is an NHS role and therefore the successful applicant will continue to benefit from the terms and conditions of the National Agenda for Change agreement.

The successful applicant will form part of a small, friendly team that supports the development and maintenance of a high-quality learning environment within the IPP division in addition to promoting professional learning and development in order to enhance patient care. The team works closely with colleagues from the Trust Practice development team to ensure the delivery of Trust-wide objectives and to share ideas for initiatives that will ensure that Great Ormond Street remains at the forefront of nursing education.

The children that receive care within IPP come from a wide range of cultural backgrounds and the conditions treated across our three dedicated wards include haematology/oncology, immunology, neurology, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, gastroenterology, ENT, metabolic, and nephro-urology disorders. We also have a busy outpatients department to support the ongoing care of our young patients.

So if you are an experienced paediatric oncology, haematology, BMT nurse looking to take the next step of your career at a World class children’s hospital, or an experienced Practice Facilitator looking for a change of direction, we’d love to hear from you.

Please be advised that:

The recruitment process for all admin and clerical roles at Bands 2-5 will be a two stage recruitment process whereby shortlisted candidates will undertake an online literacy, numeracy, ICT and typing test.Only those candidates who pass the competency test will proceed to a formal interview.

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification criteria for this post will be shortlisted. Please note that where high volumes of applicants have been received, additional criteria may on occasion be used to determine the final shortlist.

Please also note that all recruitment is currently subject to restrictions on the allocation of Certificates of Sponsorship.

We are an accredited Living Wage Employer.

Please note that the Trust uses the TRAC recruitment system to manage our recruitment campaigns. Your submitted application will be imported into TRAC. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note, all communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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