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Virtual Ward Manager

Job Reference: 431-COR-7116

Employer:
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Ward Manager
Location:
Basildon, Basildon
Salary:
£37,570 - £43,772 pa pro rata

Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an innovative and dynamic place to work. Our values - safe, caring, excellent – are at the core of everything we do and are the basis for our interactions with patients and each other.

The Trust is rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission who described our services as effective, caring, responsive and well-led. Basildon Hospital was the first in the country to be rated as ‘outstanding’ for maternity care and our ambition is to become ‘outstanding’ in as many services as possible over the coming months and years.

We offer an extensive range of acute healthcare services at Basildon University Hospital, Orsett Hospital and the St Andrew’s Centre in Billericay. We also provide specialist cardiothoracic services for the whole of Essex and further afield at The Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, which has a reputation for leading developments in cardiac surgery and cardiology procedures.

We work collaboratively with our NHS partners in mid and south Essex to ensure that local people have access to the best possible healthcare services.

We are part of UCLPartners, an academic health and science partnership with over 40 members who together form one of the world’s leading centres of medical innovation and education. We offer a professional environment where all staff have excellent education, coaching, mentoring, training and development opportunities.

We are looking for talented individuals who are committed to working as part of our healthcare team delivering an excellent, caring service to patients.

Take a look our Trust values video on our website and see if you have what it takes to be one of the team!


The Hospital@Home service - Exciting Opportunity

We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring senior nurse to work with the Operational Lead in developing and leading the BTUH Hospital @ Home Service.

Hospital @ Home is an exciting service now provided across Southend, Basildon and Mid Essex hospitals. The service supports the hospitals to provide excellent patient care for sub-acute, stable patients in a virtual environment still under the care of the hospital consultant team.

You will be the ward manager responsible for a team of Band 6 nurses that provide a range of treatments coordinated by the hospital, but delivered in the patients' homes. These treatments range from IV antibiotics to wound care and monitoring, incorporating new innovative technologies, for which you will receive training for.

You will provide clinical expertise and supervision to the team and will co-ordinate the day to day running of the service including assessing potential patients and working with hospital consultants to ensure timely reviews of patients and improve patient pathways.

You will be a qualified nurse with a minimum of 3 years experience working at Band 6 looking for an exciting new challenge delivering excellent patient care with a wonderful team.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Corinne Cobb via email on : Corinne.cobb@BTUH.nhs.uk




BTUH is an equal opportunities employer. Please let us know if you have any special requirements regarding your application or possible interview.

All communication regarding the post will be sent electronically and we would appreciate that you check your junk or spam folders. We will be in contact with candidates where possible however, if you have not been contacted within 14 days from closing date please assume your application was unsuccessful.

We have a range of benefits applicable to staff so please look at the BTUH website for futher information.


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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