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MDT tracker

Job Reference: 292-1717326-CE

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust
Oncology Cancer
Harlow, harlow
£21,089 - £23,761 Per Annum + 5% HCAS

The Role

Cancer MDT Tracker

    • Do you have a desire to learn and develop within a fast paced service?
    • Are you a high calibre individual interested in improving the pathways of suspected and diagnosed cancer patients?
    • Do you have a flexible approach to work and enjoy variety?
    • Are you a team player and keen to develop your career pathway within the NHS?
    • If you have answered ‘yes’ to all of the above then you could be the person we are looking for!

The Cancer team are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join them in providing 'behind the scenes' support to patients who have been referred to hospital to exclude a diagnosis of cancer. By ensuring that patient pathways are monitored daily you will improve patient experience and support the Trust in achieving and sustaining the national Cancer targets.

As a member of the multi-disciplinary team (MDT) and will be required to 'track' patients who are on a cancer pathway, ensuring that diagnostic tests and appointments are booked and results are reported in line with agreed timescales. Excellent organisational and time management skills are essential to ensure that patients are tracked and their progress monitored along their pathway. You should be able to demonstrate an attention to detail and have a thorough, methodical and flexible approach. You must possess sound computer skills and excellent communication skills as you will be required to liaise with teams both within the Trust and externally.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Annelies Canterford-Smith, Cancer Services Manager

01279 827873

About us

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust believes in investing in all our staff and rewarding high standards of care whilst "building for excellence" and in return we expect our staff to uphold the Trust values which are Respectful, Caring, Responsible and Committed.


Princess Alexandra Hospital is conveniently located in Harlow, Essex just 25 minute drive to London Stansted Airport and 25 minutes train ride to London Liverpool Street. Harlow also has excellent road connections across England, with the M11, M25, A10, M1 and A1 all on its doorstep.

What we can offer

Full induction process * Structured pay scheme with annual increments * Additional living supplement to your basic salary * Minimum 27days annual leave plus bank holidays ( pro rata for part time staff ) *
NHS Pension scheme * Flexible working patterns * Onsite creche facilities * Child care vouchers * Annual appraisals with career pathways * In-house training courses * Discounted hospital restaurant * Onsite accommodation subject to availability.

All new staff joining Princess Alexandra Hospital will be subject to a probation period of 6 months.

Priority for this appointment will be awarded to any officially identified NHS staff "at risk"

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, and Vulnerable Adults. Offers of employment are subject to pre-employment NHS screening checks.

Providing false or misleading information or unsatisfactory pre-employment checks may result in the offer of a post being withdrawn.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the minimum shortlisting criteria for the post will be invited for the next stage of the recruitment process.

We aim to represent the diversity of our local communities and positively encourage applications regardless of age, race or ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief.

Why not Come Home to Harlow and Work with us!

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.

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