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Band 4
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Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
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Oldham Care Organisation
£21,089 - £23,761 pro rata
28/08/2019 23:59

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Nursing Associate

Band 4

Our new Northern Care Alliance NHS Group unites five local hospitals to deliver high quality care across the North East of Greater Manchester.

The Alliance provides the benefits of scale but delivers this locally through multiple hospital sites which make up four new Care Organisations – Bury/Rochdale, North Manchester, Oldham and Salford. Using our mantra of ‘Saving lives, Improving lives’, the aim is for our Care Organisations to work closely with the communities they serve to deliver safe, high quality and reliable care, which are trusted, connected and pioneering.

Our Care Organisations are designed to operate within our group arrangement of hospitals, community and healthcare services which bring together over 17,000 staff and the services of The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. Our size and geographical reach means we are creating an environment each individual will be inspired and empowered by to be the best they can be.  This is a really exciting time to join our new team.


Nursing Associates with a keen interest in Gynaecology, take a look at our latest opportunity below

We are currently looking to appoint Nursing associates to join our existing team at The Royal Oldham Hospital in the Gynaecology Ward. If you have a genuine interest in women’s health this is the place for you!

Our highly skilled team take care of a wide variety of Gynaecology patients liaising with specialist teams in Colposcopy, Hysteroscopy, Infertility, Urodynamics and pelvic pain. Our ward is an excellent opportunity for both to develop skills and knowledge across a variety of Gynaecological specialties.

Our commitment to you

  • An excellent preceptorship programme, supported by experienced unit based
  • mentors
  • Wide variety of learning and development opportunities including in-house training and exposure to specialist care
  • Support from experienced senior nurses in your future career path
  • Flexible working – a variety of shift patterns on both days and nights are available

Your valued contribution

  • We’d welcome the opportunity to meet with you to show you what working with our brilliant teams could mean for your future career. To ask us a question, arrange an informal visit or just have chat with a member of our nursing team, please contact the ward manager.
  • We are looking for enthusiastic, patient focused practitioners who are able to work within a team setting to deliver exceptional care to our patients. An ability to think and act quickly as well as being adaptable to changing situations will be of benefit in a department caring for patients with a variety of gynaecological needs. 

Please note you will be expected to participate in the care and treatment of women undergoing termination of pregnancy.

As the Healthier Together plans continue across Greater Manchester the Oldham Care Organisation is planned to play a crucial role and the Royal Oldham Hospital has been identified as a red/hub hospital for the area.

The hospital has a full accident and emergency department and offers a comprehensive range of acute and general surgical and medical services. Offering more specialist services including clinical haematology and gynaecology, it is also home to one of only three Tertiary maternity units in the area as well as the organisations state of the art pathology lab providing a range of pathology services across the region.

Recently the Royal Oldham has received encouraging feedback from the CQC recognising the good level of care provided by our teams across the care organisation and an overall general improvement in areas of safety and leadership.

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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

Jenny Warburton
Ward Manager