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Maxillofacial Outpatients
Band 6
Fixed term: 12 months
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (Monday -Friday)
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Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
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Maxillofacial Department, Northampton General Hospital
£31,365 - £37,890 Pro Rata
Salary period
19/05/2021 23:59

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Junior Sister/ charge Nurse

Band 6

Fixed Term until March 2022  Band 6 Full time 37.5 hours.

Maxillofacial Out Patient Department:  An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Nursing Team in this busy specialist OPD.

You will be an experienced Band 5 or existing Band 6 who can demonstrate sound leadership skills and experience managing a Nursing Team.  You will have a keen interest in Head & Neck Nursing and experience in general wound management.

This development opportunity will facilitate all aspects of managing a busy OPD and will include an opportunity to learn specialised Head & Neck wound management within a Nurse-led clinic setting. You will have excellent communication skills, the ability to remain calm under pressure and a desire to facilitate team working by leading by example. Full support will be given during this unique fixed term opportunity.

There will be a set of competencies which will need to be achieved by the end of the fixed Term. Once the competencies are met, there may be an opportunity to progress to Band 7 and a substantive post but this cannot be guaranteed.

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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.

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Anne Hicks
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Department Sister
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