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Job summary

Main area
Gynaecology
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday 7.5hrs per day)
Job ref
321-SWF-3783250-B4-D
Employer
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Gynaecology Ward, Women's Centre
Town
Oxford
Salary
£22,549 - £24,882 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
27/05/2022 23:59

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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Nursing Associate

NHS AfC: Band 4

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

 

The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

 

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

 

Many of our recruitment programmes use Value Based Interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significant difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families. For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values


 

Job overview

The nursing associate will provide support to the registered nurse by caring for patients and enhance the quality of hands on care offered by nursing assistants. Nursing associates will be accountable for their own practice. Their key purpose is to demonstrate a level of analysis, judgement and implement care that is in the majority non-routine requiring a significant theoretical knowledge under the supervision of registered practitioners in a range of settings. 

Main duties of the job

An exciting development opportunity has arisen to take on a new role on the Gynaecology Ward as the Day Surgery coordinator. The role is suitable for an experienced practitioner who will be an expert in the patient journey from admission through to discharge. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, self-motivated, will show ability to work autonomously and be committed to developing services within women’s health.

The post holder must have an Associate Nurse/Assistant Practitioner Foundation Degree. We will also consider N/A , A/P Students who are imminently due to qualify

It is essential that the person is enthusiastic, motivated and passionate about providing high quality, safe, patient centred care. Good communication skills are essential and the ability to work with people as part of a multidisciplinary team.  

You will work independently, carrying out patient care in collaboration with the registered nursing staff.

The post holder will be required to work Mon to Friday 7:15-3:15pm, 37.5hrs  per week, some flexibility in hours will be considered.

 

Working for our organisation

 

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research. Find out more here  www.ouh.nhs.uk

 

The Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

 

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Have proficient attitudes and behaviours compatible with NHS Values and those of theOUHFT. 

Work as part of a designated nursing team delivering care that focuses on the direct needs of the individual, supporting registered nurses and non registered practitioner. 

Be able to appropriately delegate tasks to non registered practitioners . 

Carry out specific delegated health care tasks and responsibilities to a high standard and competency

Person specification

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Essential criteria
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Desirable criteria
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Employer certification / accreditation badges

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Susie Saeed
Job title
Matron
Email address
susie.saeed@ouh.nhs.uk
Telephone number
07765252680
Additional information

Sister Holly Attle 

holly.attle@ouh.nhs.uk 

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