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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/11/2021.

Clinical Hub Triage Nurse/ Paramedic

Job Reference: 202-A-21-14958

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Bristol or Exeter
£31,365 - £37,890 pa plus unsocial enhancements*

We are currently looking to appoint Nurses and Paramedics to expand the clinical teams based in our Bristol and Exeter Clinical Hubs (999 control rooms).

Our Clinicians provide primary clinical triage to patients, making interventions across the whole spectrum of health and social care to direct callers to the most appropriate care. They also provide advice and assistance to Clinical Hub staff and managers as required, whilst ensuring the safe and effective delivery of our emergency and urgent care service.

Applicants must be a registered Paramedic or Nurse with a broad general experience as a qualified professional. You must have a wider knowledge of healthcare pathways, and have experience in triaging patients.

This can be either a full or part time position but not bank at this time. For internal staff 12 month secondments are also available.

By joining us in return we offer competitive professional development packages including academic enhancement along with flexible working opportunities within a supportive working environment which challenges and rewards in equal measure.

If you would like to find out more information regarding the role you can contact for Bristol or for Exeter for an informal conversation.

Applicants are welcomed and would be encouraged to arrange a visit to our Clinical Hubs and can do so by contacting the above.

(*) Paid under Section 2 of NHS Terms and Conditions. Please see A4C Handbook attached to advert.

At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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