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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/12/2019.

Patient Pathway Co-Ordinator

Job Reference: 177-ELEC-2122801

James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Patient Pathway Co-Ordinator
James Paget University Hospital, Lowestoft Road, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, Gorleston
£18,813 - £20,795 per ann

The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust serves a population of around 230,000 people in the Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft and Waveney areas. The Trust provides an integrated hospital and community children’s service.
Patent and staff experience is important to us and these are the behaviours we live by:
Putting patients first
Aiming to get it right
Recognising that everybody counts
Doing everything openly and honestly

Would you like to make a real difference to cancer care in Norfolk and Waveney?

The Norfolk and Waveney Sustainability and Transformation Partnership have a unique opportunity to make a real difference to cancer patients across the area. As part of this work we are recruiting to STP cancer transformation roles to support the transformation of cancer pathways and supportive cancer care for all people affected by cancer.

You will be working within The James Paget University Hospital to drive through the transformation of cancer care for local patients. The role will require you to work closely with a number of organisations and partners and manage relationships so that we can break down organisational barriers and work as part of a team transforming cancer services for patients in your area.

You will be playing a key role in supporting the Norfolk and Waveney STP to deliver transformational change in cancer and the local improvement plan as agreed with the East of England Cancer Alliance Board.

You will be communicating widely across the STP foot-print and the rest of the East of England with many different stakeholders including clinical teams, Public Health, patient representatives and CCG personnel involved in the Cancer Alliance and STP work programme.


Band 3 Patient Pathway Co-ordinator, Cancer Services

37.5 hours Fixed Term/Secondment until 31-Jan-2021

The Cancer Services MDT/PPC team are looking for a resourceful and enthusiastic individual who has excellent IT and data input knowledge and skills to join our team. Applicants should be a team player, conscientious and have excellent interpersonal skills, as they will be working closely with a variety of staff across the Trust. The main focus of the role will be to ensure that data collected on each patient on Somerset Cancer Register is accurate and collected fully to ensure patients meet the 28 Day Faster Diagnosis Standard target, processing 2ww (2 week wait) referrals, tracking and proactive management of potential cancer patients to ensure they meet National Cancer Targets, along with data input and liaison with specialist teams. Previous experience with Trust IT systems would be beneficial.

If wishing for a secondment opportunity, please ensure you discuss with your line manager before applying.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Lorraine Burrage, Cancer Services Manager on 01493 452813

The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust recognises the requirement to promote health and reduce ill-health. The Trust is committed to the principles of improving working lives through a number of initiatives such as job share, flexible working and the development of a culture of openness and transparency. The Trust is committed to ensuring that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of their gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity, and religion or belief.

Tier 2 Sponsorship : We are pleased to consider applicants who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK but it is unlikely that we would be able to appoint if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available. Applying for entry clearance into the UK, must provide 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) will also be subject to this requirement.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification before making your application.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to "name of trust" transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note all communication regarding your application will be made via email. You authorise the Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process. In accordance with and to the extent permitted by Data Protection Legislation in order for the Trust to perform its obligations under this application. Personal data relating to you may be kept electronically or in hard copy format.

Should we experience a high level of interest in this post, the vacancy may be closed prior to the stated closing date.

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