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Job summary

Main area
Rheumatology
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5
Job ref
218-RG-NM-2182948
Employer
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Uhcw
Town
Coventry
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum
Closing
28/02/2020 23:59

Employer heading

University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust logo

Clinical Nurse Specialist - Band 6

University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire is located in the West Midlands and is home to one of the largest teaching hospitals in England. Our mission to Care, Achieve and Innovate is demonstrated in our reputation for innovation, teaching and research and high quality patient care. University Hospital in Coventry is one of the most modern healthcare facilities in Western Europe with £200 million of new medical and research equipment and a hospital that is at the forefront of digital imaging and technology.

We provide general acute hospital services to approximately 500,000 people from Coventry and Rugby and specialist hospital services to over one million people from Coventry, Warwickshire and beyond. The Trust has a revenue budget of approximately £473 million, we employ over 10,000 staff, manage 1,380 beds and 32 operating theatres.

The Trust is made up of the following hospitals:
University Hospital Coventry 
Hospital of St Cross – Rugby 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated, enthusiastic person to join our Rheumatology team, as part of an aspiring World-Class provider of healthcare to the patients, visitors, and communities that we serve.

We are seeking someone who is committed, caring, and an experienced nurse to utilise and develop the full range of their clinical skills. The successful candidate will have a dynamic and positive attitude towards the innovation and development of the specialist service as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

The Rheumatology department covers a wide-demographic area including; Coventry and Warwickshire, Northampton, Nottingham, and Leicestershire.

The department is based at two sites; University Hospital, Coventry and Hospital of St.Cross, Rugby.

You will be joining a busy Nursing Team, in the Outpatient Department and will run independent Nurse-led clinics across both sites. You will be responsible for day to day management and monitoring of our patients, including blood monitoring, medication reviews, and counselling.

No smoking policyImproving working livesAge positiveDisability confident employer

Applicant requirements

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

For further details or an informal visit please contact

Parveen Bal

Clinical Nurse Specialist

02476965723 or 02476964000 (ask for bleep 4932)

Parveen.Bal@uhcw.nhs.uk

or

Simon Gorrell (Modern Matron) 

simon.gorrell@uhcw.nhs.uk

02476964000 and ask for bleep 4599