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Senior Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 425-A-19-29132

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Ward 6
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata for part-time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated, proactive, enthusiastic Senior Staff Nurse, with experience of caring for children and young people undergoing chemotherapy and bone marrow transplantation, to join our team at Sheffield Children’s NHSFT.

The unit currently comprises an 14 bedded in patient facility and a very busy out patient’s clinic and 9 bedded Day Care Unit. The wider nursing team includes a Paediatric Oncology Outreach Team, Late Effects Service, Haemophilia and Benign Haematology Service as well as a thriving multi-disciplinary team.

We are looking for a person who has, experience of working with children, young people and their families, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, can work as a member of a team and is keen to further develop a range of clinical competencies to support the effective and safe care of the children and young people.

We want our staff to take pride in the care they deliver and be compassionate, accept accountability and exercise a high level of integrity. We need you to be able to commit to excellence.

For further information please contact Hilary Quinton, Lead Nurse

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£45). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) 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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