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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/12/2020.

Advanced Nurse Practitioner - Melanoma & Lymphoma

Job Reference: 196-NM7294

Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Dermatology - cancer
Guys and St thomas' NHS Trust, London
£52,643 - £58,558 p.a inc HCA

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.

The skin cancer team at Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust is looking for an Advanced Nurse Practitioner, who is an independent prescriber and is able to perform advanced clinical assessment. The successful applicant will become a key practitioner in our world leading St John’s Dermatology department working with colleagues from the Guy’s Cancer Centre. This is a unique and exciting new post developed to lead our team of 5 cutaneous lymphoma/melanoma clinical nurse specialists & services in collaboration with clinical leads, the Matron and the wider directorate teams. They will develop the service in line with departmental, Trust & Sector priorities. They will provide expert clinical care autonomously to a high level whilst supporting training & development of relevant staff to ensure that we are delivering a world class service. Support & development opportunities for the post will be tailored to the successful applicant’s individual needs but we are particularly keen to develop our nursing service to lead the way nationally and internationally in clinical skills, research and training. The successful applicant would be encouraged to develop national and international links, speaking at conferences to promote excellence in nursing care for our patients.


Closing date: 07 December 2020

Interview date: 14 December 2020


For further details / informal visits contact:

NameSarah MurrayJob titleHead of NursingEmail addresssarah.murray@gstt.nhs.ukAdditional contact information

Further information about the role can be sought from Sarah Murray, Head of Nursing

Informal visits can be arranged.

Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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