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Cancer Services
Band 5
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
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Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
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Macmillan Unit (Dept)
Milton Keynes
£24,907 to £30,615 per annum (part time pro rata)
08/03/2021 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Staff Nurse (Cancer Services)

Band 5

You can expect a warm welcome at Milton Keynes University Hospital, our staff are friendly and welcoming. We listen to each other and work together to embed our Trusts values and behaviours.  At MKUH we appreciate our staff and reward them with an outstanding benefits package including:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Great flexible working opportunities
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Lease car scheme
  • Generous annual leave and pension scheme
  • On site nursery (chargeable)
  • Extensive staff health and well-being programme

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital; we conduct research and teaching on site to improve the care of our patients. The hospital is undergoing significant investment, and we are proud to be rated good by the CQC. Visit our website to catch up on our latest news.


Milton Keynes University Hospital is opening its new Cancer Centre at the end of this year and we are calling on all band 5 staff nurses that have an interest in working with patients on a cancer pathway to come and join our team.

We are keen to see applications from all interested nurses either currently working within a cancer environment, who have chemotherapy experience or are interested in developing in this area as full training will be provided.

We are looking for registered nurses with a genuine interest in delivering cancer care and chemotherapy treatments to support our patients and families going through this unique journey. In turn we will fund and support training to enable you to obtain the delivery of chemotherapy module alongside enhancing competencies in supporting patients and their families holistic needs, symptom support, line care and support and care of the cancer patient. The successful candidates will spend time rotating within the cancer centre between the chemotherapy Suite and the Haematology/Oncology Ward working alongside a very dedicated team of doctors and nurse supporting patients living with and beyond cancer.

For further information please contact  Sally Burnie, The Head of Cancer Services on

01908 995268 or email

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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