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Haematology/Oncology Day Unit
Band 5
23 per week
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North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Peterborough City Hospital
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum
29/03/2019 23:59
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Registered Nurse - Haematology/Oncology Ward

Band 5

There has never been a better time to join our Trust than now! We run three busy hospital sites at Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stamford and provide outpatient services in two community hospitals in Ely and Doddington. Our 6,000 staff serve a growing population of 700,000 across Cambridgeshire and South Lincolnshire.

As a newly-merged, larger organisation we have increased opportunities to enhance services, ensuring we provide the best patient experience and clinical outcomes. For our staff this means they can experience a wide and varied career within the one organisation. We offer a real commitment to supporting your career in an environment where your skills and ideas are valued, where you are supported in developing your full potential and where your individual contribution is recognised, respected and rewarded.

Our Trust vision is: Working together to be the best at providing outstanding care for local communities, and so we look to appoint people who are as passionate about good quality patient care as we are!

We currently have a part time secondment post available to offer a suitable candidate on our Haematology/ Oncology inpatient ward. The post requires a enthusiastic, innovative Registered Nurse. Previous Oncology and Haematology experience is not essential, full training will be given.

You will be expected to develop specialist knowledge of oncology, haematology, chemotherapy and palliative care. You will have the ability to work autonomously as well as having good organisational and communication skills.

Our department is exciting, innovative and challenging. This is a great opportunity for you to join a highly skilled, dynamic, enthusiastic and friendly multidisciplinary team. As a junior member of the team you will be allocated  a preceptor and proactively supported to develop to a senior staff nurse. You will develop your skills in Oncology and Haematology nursing and complete your chemotherapy training. We are committed to ongoing staff development and provide excellent educational opportunities in management and administration of systemic anticancer treatments. Working here is a genuine team working experience where staff are valued and actively supported to further develop skills and knowledge.

We are committed to flexible working hours and will work with you to establish a pattern that supports your work life balance.

To be successful you will be a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who shows a commitment to personal and professional development for the benefit of the patients we care for.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Laura Doyle

01733 678481

If you have problems applying, contact

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
Resourcing Department
Hinchingbrooke Hospital
Hinchingbrooke Park
PE29 6NT
01480 416742