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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/12/2020.

Nursing Associate

Job Reference: 844-2750797

Employer:
Wirral Community Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Community Cardiology
Location:
Community Cardiology Department, Ground floor St Catherines Health Centre, Tranmere
Salary:
£21,892 - £24,157 pa/pro rata

The values at our HEART, focus on how we all provide care to patients.

Health and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do

Exceptional person-centred care

Actively supporting each other

Responsive, professional, innovative

Trusted to deliver

Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust provides high quality community health and social services which are responsive to the needs of our local population. Services are delivered by our dedicated and innovative health professionals and supported by equally committed staff behind the scenes. We strive to continue developing and improving our services by working with and listening to our populations, partners, commissioners and staff.

Working for Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust offers you a great opportunity to be a part of a talented, passionate and committed team delivering excellent community based services throughout Wirral and surrounding areas.


An exciting opportunity has arisen within the community cardiology department for a Nurse Associate. The role will involve supporting the heart failure and cardiac rehabilitation teams in a range of duties including home visiting heart failure patients for clinical review inclusive of phlebotomy, supporting Telehealth delivery of diagnostic equipment.

The role will expect applicants to have a level of knowledge of heart failure along with basic knowledge of a broad range conditions experienced by patients in community and general practice settings. This will include Long Term Conditions, and common mental illnesses, frailty and palliative and end of life care.

This new role offers a fabulous chance to develop further knowledge and skills in the area of cardiology and long term conditions and work with a dedicated and innovative team. Applicants should be enthusiast in supporting on-going change to how patient care is delivered.

This role is an 18 month fixed term contract.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Diane Taylor- 07770 818993

Nicola Williams (Cardiology Service Lead) nicola.williams47@hs.net




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Closing Dates: The Trust reserves the right to close a vacancy prior to the closing date if a high number of applications are received.

Reference Information: Please ensure your application is submitted with referees who can verify your employment/education history over the last three years and include valid business email addresses for them. The Trust will not accept personal references from friends or family.

Salary Expectations: The Trust pays staff in line with national NHS Terms and Conditions. Relevant experience may be considered when salary offers are made.

Further Information: WCHC is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse workforce and we welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of disability, age, sex, race, religion, sexual orientation, maternity/pregnancy, marriage/civil partnership or transgender status.

Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust is committed to discharging its statutory duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, young people and adults and will support staff to fulfil this duty.


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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