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Advanced Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Care Practitioner for Urgent Care Centre
Band 8a
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Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
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Croydon University Hospital
£47,078 - £54,633 pro rata pa incl HCAS
03/03/2019 23:59
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Advanced Nurse Practitioner / Advanced Care Practitioner

Band 8a

Croydon is a busy, exciting and diverse place to work. The borough has one of the youngest populations in London and continues to grow.

Croydon Health Services cares for local people at Croydon University Hospital, Purley Memorial Hospital and in clinics and people’s homes all across the borough.

We are a very close-knit and friendly organisation where everyone of our 3600 members of staff is valued. We strongly believe that our employees are our greatest asset and so through Listening into Action – our way of engaging staff - we empower everyone at any level to initiate and bring about real improvements in our care.

Join us and be a part of the team that is making Croydon proud.  #choosecroydon

Adult Advanced Nurse Practitioner / Advanced Care Practitioner job opportunities for our Urgent Treatment Centre – Permanent, full or part-time. Band 8a.

Could you be a part of our new Urgent Care Centre team? Croydon runs one of the busiest ED/UTC departments in London, seeing 120,000 patients each year. On the 1st April 2017, Croydon University Hospital took over the contract for the Urgent Treatment Centre and we are looking for experienced Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Care Practitioners to join the team. 

Now is an exciting time to join our team. We have moved to our brand new ED and UTC since December 2018 with the new £21.25m state-of-the-art Urgent Care Centre have been designed as a bigger and better emergency care facility for thousands of people living in London’s largest borough with a dedicated paediatric department.

Croydon staff receive on-going support and development in their role, including hands on guidance from three dedicated practice development practitioners and access to a wide-range of in-house and external courses. Training at the Trust also supports nursing revalidation, helping nurses to build their portfolio of CPD evidence and competency documents.

We are now looking for adult ANP's/ACP's. 

To join our friendly and dynamic team you will need to be an enthusiastic, energetic, proactive practitioner committed to your professional development and that of others. We are looking for practitioners with demonstrable post-registration experience, to bring their skills to our team. 
Having the qualifications and ability to see both adults and children would be particularly advantageous. 

We would consider applications from exceptional candidates who would be interested in applying to train into this post. This would be as a band 7, upgrading to a band 8a on successful completion of training.

Interviews will be all day, including OSCE assessment.

As a Trust, we are striving to be at the forefront for how the NHS is trying change and working in partnership with others to join up services for everyone, from the very young to the elderly. We offer many flexible and part-time working opportunities and all of our employees can enjoy a range of staff benefits, including parking, a gym, an active health and wellbeing programme, an on-site nursery and a cycle to work scheme. We value diversity and promote equality of opportunity.

Please note that no job offer will be made until satisfactory references have been received. You are asked to provide email addresses for all referees, and ensure their accuracy before submitting your application.


Interviews will be held on: 20/3/2019



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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

Cathie Woods

Clinical Manager UTC 0208 401 3280
0208 401 3000 bleep 131

 Sham Ahmad

Clinical Operations A&E and UTC


Telephone: 0208 401 3000 X 5163

 Victoria Maidens

Service Manager

Emergency Care CBU


Telephone: 0208 401 3440