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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/03/2020.

Junior sister - Oncology and Haematology Day Unit

Job Reference: 385-SD-0172-KM

Employer:
Weston Area NHS Trust
Department:
Cancer
Location:
Weston General Hospital, Weston-super-Mare
Salary:
£30,401 - £37,267 pa

There really has never been a more exciting time to join us; University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust (UH Bristol) and Weston Area Health NHS Trust (WAHT) plan to merge as one organisation in April 2020. Our newly merged organisation – University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust – will bring together over 13,000 staff aiming to deliver exceptional local services for local people and specialist services across the South West and beyond. Together, we will be one of the largest NHS trusts in the country.


The Oncology & Haematology Day Unit is expanding its nursing team and an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Macmillan band 6 nursing sister

We are seeking an experienced oncology / haematology nurse with excellent chemotherapy skills and knowledge who is committed to providing individualised patient care.

You will an excellent team player with highly developed communication skills and be willing to continually develop yourself together with team members and the service. You will be an active participant in our training and education programme and support the senior sister to meet local and national standards and targets.

In return we can offer you development opportunities with a range of in-house and external programs within the field of oncology appropriate to your development needs.

Informal visits encouraged. For informal enquiries or to arrange an informal visit please contact Alison Hatton Senior Sister on 01934647266

For further details / informal visits contact:

Informal visits encouraged. For informal enquiries or to arrange an informal visit please contact Alison Hatton Senior Sister on 01934647266 or Corrine Thomas (Corrine.Thomas1@nhs.net)

Planned interview date is 16th March 2020.




University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is CQC rated Outstanding. As one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West, we have over 13,000 staff, over 100 different clinical services. Working in ten hospitals across Bristol and Weston, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond.

Our hospitals are based across Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, meaning you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone’s throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, with easy access to all that the South West has to offer.

UH Bristol and Weston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

To comply with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 all applicants must be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed at Interview.

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    1. Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. We may also contact you by texting the mobile number, if provided, on the application form. Due to high volumes of applications, vacancies may be closed before the closing date.
    2. As a guide interviews should usually take place within 3 weeks of the closing date.
    3. When providing employment reference details, please provide correct work related email addresses so references can be sought promptly when we are looking to progress your application. Your referee must all be known to you in a line manager or professional lead capacity.

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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