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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/12/2020.

Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit Nurse / Midwife Sonographer

Job Reference: 272-2678299

Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£31,365 - £37,890 Pro Rata Per Annum

Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of Yorkshire’s leading acute trusts, serving a population of more than 444,000 across South Yorkshire, North Nottinghamshire and the surrounding areas.

Hosting three main hospital sites and a number of additional services, the Trust is one of only six Teaching Hospitals in Yorkshire and trains 25% of all medical students in the region, in addition to 30% of all other healthcare professional students.

A modern and forward-facing Trust employing over 6,600 members of staff, the hospital provides a full range of local hospital services across Doncaster Royal Infirmary in Doncaster, Bassetlaw Hospital in Worksop, Montagu Hospital in Mexborough.

In February 2020, the Trust was rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission, an accreditation which applies to the organisation’s four hospital sites.

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Do you aspire to deliver excellent nursing care?

An exciting and rare opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and committed Nurse or Midwife Sonographer to work within the Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU) team across Doncaster and Bassetlaw. A high standard of individualised patient care is provided by the current efficient and friendly team of nurses, sonographers and health care support workers.

The EPAU is a nurse-led service which is supported by the Gynaecology Department and overseen by a specialist consultant. We see pregnant women from 6 weeks up to 16 weeks who are experiencing bleeding and /or pain.

We are looking for a dynamic and caring professional who is passionate about women’s health, providing the highest standard of care to give the patients the most positive and supported experience possible, showing empathy to the women whilst maintaining patient dignity at all times.

The role is varied and teamwork is key, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required. The successful applicant should have an interest in Women's Health and be able to demonstrate a high standard of clinical knowledge.

This post is for a qualified Nurse or Midwife sonographer.

A commitment to personal and professional development is essential as well as a ‘can do’ attitude, supporting change and innovation to continuously improve the experience for our patients. There will be further professional development opportunities available in the future as the service progresses.

As a Service we are passionate about patient centred care, and we are committed to offering a wide range of experiences and development for our staff.

If you have a passion for clinical excellence, patient care and your own career development, you’ll feel at home at Doncaster & Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameTammy BrownJob titleMatron for Women's HealthEmail addresstammy.brown1@nhs.netTelephone number01302 642206Additional contact information

Or Contact Caren Hudson, Early Pregnancy Unit Manager on 01302 642223 or via email

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