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Operations - Hospital out of Hours
Band 7
Full or Part time hours considered
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University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Royal Derby Hospital
£33,222 - £43,041 pro rata pa
27/01/2019 23:59
Interview date
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Patient Flow Manager

Band 7

There has never been a better time to come and work at University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust.  The Trust was formed on 1 July 2018 to bring together our five hospitals – in Derby, Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth – to provide the highest quality care to patients across southern Derbyshire and south east Staffordshire. 

With over 12,000 members of staff you can expect huge variety and new opportunities every day! Our staff go above and beyond and take pride in caring for our patients.

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust is fully committed to promoting inclusion, equality, diversity and human rights in employment and delivery of its services.  The Trust is committed to providing an environment where all employees, patients, carers and visitors experience equality of opportunity by means of understanding and appreciating the value of diversity.

As a Trust we promote an inclusive environment and welcome applications from a diverse pool of talent and backgrounds. All individuals are valued and given every opportunity to succeed based on merit.

MINDFUL EMPLOYER – University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust has signed the Charter for Employers who are positive about Mental Health.

Join us and help make a real difference to our Trust.

Here’s more about the role and what we’re looking for; 

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Patient Flow Team at the Royal Derby Hospital. Do you possess the skills and attributes to support patient flow in a fast paced environment and improve the patient experience whilst maintaining safety?

The key aspects of the role include support for site management, help with day to day operational management to all divisions within the Trust, guidance for managing daily capacity issues, patient navigation and patient flow and providing clinical support to wards, departments, the Medical Assessment Unit and Emergency Department.

We are seeking an experienced Senior Nurse with excellent demonstrable leadership and management experience to join the team. The team provides on-site cover to the Royal Derby Hospital 24/7 on a rotational shift basis including weekends and nights. Part time and full time hours will be considered.

Closing Date: 27 January 2019
Interviews will be held on 8 February 2019.

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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

Matron Anna Gray  Telephone: 01332 786338 or Email:

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Team, Workforce Management
Training Centre
Rehab Block, Level 3
Royal Derby Hospital
DE22 3NE
01332 783342