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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 28/10/2019.

Band 6 Chemotherapy Nurse

Job Reference: 284-19-DMPR-1438

Employer:
Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Ward 18
Location:
Birmingham Children's Hospital
Salary:
£30,401 to £37,267 pa

If you are Ambitious, Brave and Compassionate there has never been a more exciting time to join our team. Ambitious and proud to provide world-class care everyone who works at Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust team plays an important role in making our hospitals the incredible places they are. Our vision is to build a world leading team to deliver world class care.

Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust are committed to creating the best place to work, where all staff can reach their full potential. We believe in promoting and enhancing inclusion, diversity and equality and welcome and encourage applications from all areas of the community, who meet the criteria for the role, regardless of age, gender, disability, race, religion or sexual orientation. We look forward to receiving your application.


Birmingham Children’s Hospital has a reputation as a centre of excellence providing high quality paediatric care to the local, regional and national population recently awarded its ‘Outstanding’ status by the Care Quality Commissioners.   It is situated in the city centre and there are excellent transport links across the region

 

The Haematology/Oncology SACT (Systemic Anti Cancer Treatment) team are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Band 6 nurse to join our team. The role specializes in the areas of haematology/oncology systemic anti cancer treatment, both chemotherapy and immunotherapy.  Working within a small team, the successful candidate will manage, promote, co-ordinate or deliver all levels of care with regards to SACT administration, ensuring it is evidence based, maintaining a high standard and working in partnership with the child and family.

 

We are looking for a motivated dynamic individual who has excellent organizational skills who would be able to work across this challenging and rewarding specialty to ensure children and families receive the highest standard of care.

 

You will be provided with an excellent opportunity to further extend your skills in an environment which encourages innovation and evidence-based practice. A comprehensive induction and professional development programme is available.

 

All posts are subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.

 

Closing date Monday 28/10/19

Interviews for this post will be held week commencing 11/11/19

 

 

For further information or an informal visit please contact Fran Thompson fthompson1@nhs.net 0121 333 8686.




Please ensure that you read and understand the person specification for this post prior to applying as this is what you will be shortlisted against.

We would encourage all applicants to apply early as this vacancy may close earlier than the stated closing date once we receive sufficient applications. We do not accept cv’s (with the exception of consultant posts). Please be aware that any false information on your application form can lead to withdrawal of any offer of employment, disciplinary action and/or a criminal conviction

Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website.

As this post involves a regulated activity you will be required to have an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and where appropriate to the role, include information against the Independent Safeguarding Authority barred lists for working with children and/or working with adults.

In 2021 Birmingham is set to introduce a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) to reduce harmful emissions, improve air quality in the city and the health of our children and young people. This is not a ‘congestion charge’ and does not apply to the vast majority of vehicles entering the city centre. Exceptions for NHS staff who earn under £30k and work in the zone are available. If you think the car you drive does not comply with the new regulations, you can begin preparations now. Simply visit the Brum Breathes website to find out more information.

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Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants



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