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Job summary

Main area
Gastroenterology
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
236-OCO-NM1076-22
Employer
Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Northern care alliance Fairfield general hospital
Town
Bury
Salary
£33,706 - £47,672 pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
08/12/2022 23:59

Employer heading

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust logo

Highly Specialist Nurse - IBD

Band 6

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust (NCA) brings together staff and services from the former Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. Together, we’ve a wealth of skills and resources to share and tap into and, a wide range of career paths for you to develop and explore. If you want to join a team of around 20,000 NHS experts in delivering high-quality, local care across Salford, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale and beyond – come and take your place with us. 

Job overview

An exciting opportunity has risen for an exceptional person to join the IBD team.  

Joining our IBD team would give you an opportunity to support or be responsible (depending on level of experience) for the development of evidence based nursing practice and nurse led service provision within IBD and the biologics service.  The postholder will support the team in running outpatient clinics, reviewing inpatients and supporting the helpline.

Main duties of the job

You will be expected to work as an autonomous practitioner, responsible for a caseload of patients with IBD and support the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care across primary and secondary care, under the clinical supervision of Consultant Gastroenterologists. 

Have an active role in presenting IBD pts in a Multi-disciplinary setting



In addition you will be responsible for providing specialist education and training to other staff and learners and develop and maintain links between primary and secondary care.

 

Working for our organisation

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group was created by bringing together staff and services from two NHS Trusts, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. Together, we’ve a wealth of skills and resources to share and tap into and, a wide range of career paths for you to develop and explore. If you want to join a team of over 19,000 NHS experts in delivering high-quality, local care across Salford, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale and beyond – come and take your place with us.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website: www.careers.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk 

Person specification

registered nurse

Essential criteria
  • registered with the NMC
Desirable criteria
  • Degree level qualificaiton

Appropriate previous experienc

Essential criteria
  • Experience of IBD related care
Desirable criteria
  • IBD related qualification

Autonomous Practice

Essential criteria
  • Ability to work autonomously
Desirable criteria
  • Non medical prescriber

Employer certification / accreditation badges

Disability confident employerCare quality commission - OutstandingWorkplace Wellbeing Charter LogoDefence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) - Silver

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Jo Taylor
Job title
IBD Lead Nurse
Email address
jo.taylor@nca.nhs.uk
Telephone number
0161 9188680
Additional information

work mobile number 07989350346