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Deputy Team Leader, EMCHC Theatre

Job Reference: 358-3540418-ITA

University Hospitals of Leicester
EMCHC Theatres
LRI - EMCHC, Leicester
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum

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East Midlands Congenital Heart Centre (EMCHC) Theatres at the LRI are looking for a Deputy Team Leader!

We are seeking a professional, dynamic and motivated Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner with the appropriate skills and experience to join our team. You will be working within a busy Theatre team which delivers all aspects of peri-operative care for the EMCHC Theatre.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate that they have high level organisational skills including time management, and the ability to confidently prioritise and organise clinical and managerial responsibilities . They will also be expected to participate in the effective clinical leadership and management of the team; and be committed to delivering a high quality service to ensure patient care, safety and experience is the best it can be.

We also offer leadership and development courses, learning beyond registration degree modules, and have cultural ambassadors to ensure equal opportunity for all to develop in their careers. Additionally as part of ITAPS clinical management group, we are proud to have developed the band 6/7 development courses; which give all participants the skills and knowledge to develop their careers above that of band 6 if they wish to do so.

Closing Date: 21-October-2021

For further details / informal visits contact:

Julie Clerc, Matron - Theatres - LRI:

  • 0116 2585388


Hayley McGinty, Team Leader:

Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

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UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS)

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order)1975 a submission for Disclosure to be made to the DBS

COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-UK candidates may not be appointed if the Trust is unable to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements or there is a appointable applicant who already holds the right to work in the UK.

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.

UK Registration

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

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