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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 18/10/2021.

Band 7- CNS in Cardiology

Job Reference: 312-HH-1095

Employer:
Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Cardiology Specialist Nursing Team
Location:
Harefield, Middlesex
Salary:
£45,024 - £50,806 pa Inc. HCAS

On 1st February 2021 the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals became part of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust – a truly once-in a generation development. Together, we are taking our first steps towards our vision of creating a brand-new centre of excellence, which will be the global leader in the research into and treatment of heart and lung disease in patients from pre-birth to old age. We are developing some exciting plans and we want you to join us – so come and help to change the shape of healthcare for our heart and lung patients world-wide.


ROYAL BROMPTON AND HAREFIELD HOSPITALS

Harefield Hospital- Band 7CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST IN CARDIOLOGY

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Heart Division for an experienced and innovative nurse to join our team, which is led by the Nurse Consultant in Cardiology.

This clinical role will enable you to develop your skills in a variety of aspects of cardiology nursing, including pre-admission clinics for elective procedures, outpatient management of patients following elective and Primary PCI, management of other nurse-led clinics such as the rapid access chest pain clinic and management of a caseload of patients including those being admitted for day-case procedures. The role includes nurse-led discharge of patients from the day-case unit.

The successful candidate will need to be highly self motivated, be able to demonstrate advanced management, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills and be able to work autonomously as well as within the Cardiology team. We provide a full in-house training programme and study leave to help you develop your potential. Qualification in clinical assessment and as a non-medical prescriber would be advantageous but training can be given. We would consider ambitious band 6 nurses in a training post who could work towards a band 7.

The post holders will be based at Harefield Hospital, but some cross-site working may be required.

In return we offer a competitive salary, on site accommodation, day nursery, company pension, subsidised meals discounts for local amenities and full training and development opportunities. We are committed for your professional development and there is ongoing support for your educational needs.

If you are interested in the opportunity and would like an informal discussion, please contact Alison Pottle, Cardiology Nurse Consultant.

For more information or an informal visit please contact Alison Pottle, Nurse Consultant on 01895 823737, bleep 6137, 01895 828677 (direct line) or e-mail a.pottle@rbht.nhs.uk.

Closing date: 18th October 2021

Interview Date: To be Confirmed




Staff benefits include: subsidised childcare facilities, occupational pension scheme, personal development and training opportunities, flexible working and subsidised accommodation is available on both sites.

To ensure that our workforce is representative of the population we serve, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals have a duty to safeguard all patients and provide additional measures for patients who are less able to protect themselves from harm or abuse. All staff have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of ALL adults, children and young people in the Trust. This including patients, visitors and those using our facilities. Safeguarding means protecting people's health, wellbeing and human rights, and enabling them to live free from harm, abuse and neglect and is fundamental to high-quality health.

Due to the popularity of some positions, we reserve the right to close the vacancies early on receipt of sufficient applicants.

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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.



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