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Team Leader

Job Reference: 408-WUTH-19-542

Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Women & Children's
Arrowe Park Hospital, Wirral
£30,401 - £37,267 pa

All new colleagues can expect to receive a warm and friendly Wirral welcome from the very first time they make contact with us. We are described as “competent and caring staff” by our patients.

Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is situated on The Wirral peninsula which has a stunning coastline and beautiful countryside surroundings, with great activities for its residents.

We are one of the largest and busiest acute Trusts in the North West of England, comprising of the Wirral’s only Emergency Department. We provide a high quality range of acute care services and employ over 6,000 staff, who serve a population of approximately 400,000 people across Wirral, Ellesmere Port, Neston, North Wales and the wider North West footprint.

We have approximately 855 beds trust-wide and our financial turnover is in excess of £337m.

The Wirral is easily accessible to major airports and has excellent transport links including motorway, train, bus or ferry and within easy reach to the major cities of Liverpool, Chester and Manchester as well as neighbouring North Wales.

An amazing opportunity has arisen within Children’s Services at Arrowe Park Hospital. We are looking for individuals who possess the skills, passion, enthusiasm and vision to help develop the paediatric services in both departments.

The successful applicant will be able to communicate well across both teams, acting as a role model in both areas, ensuring that patient experience within and between the two areas is a seamless journey.

A qualitative and safe experience is at the heart of all our patient experiences. If you have the experience and desire to improve services for our children and young people then this will be the challenge for you.

An opportunity to develop and deliver an educational pathway is sought from within these posts. The Trust offers an array of medical, surgical and specialist conditions that are managed, for our patients. The development of further skills and knowledge is paramount to the fulfilment of our vision for our paediatric service provision. The successful candidate will be expected to complete the APLS training.

These positions will offer the successful candidates an insight into their leadership qualities, their ability to successfully implement change within a team and act as a role model within a management position.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sue Smith, Children’s Ward Manager, on ext 8400

Following your application via NHS Jobs, your information will be imported into our third party recruitment system – Trac Jobs. All subsequent information regarding your application will then be generated from and this is where you will be able to track the progress of your application. This will ensure we deal with your application quickly and efficiently.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in the application, to its third party management system.

Please note; that if you are offered a position, your personal details will automatically be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system (ESR).

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

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