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NHS AfC: Band 6
31.5 hours per week
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Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
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Cross site
Huddersfield and Halifax
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum, pro rata
20/10/2019 23:59

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Pre-assessment sister

NHS AfC: Band 6

Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust is a leader in the digital health revolution. With the launch of a full Electronic Patient Record in 2017 the Trust aims to be the safest, most efficient and patient centred Trust in the NHS. The launch is part of a 10-15 year ongoing project of modernisation with future opportunities for research, development in this rapidly developing field of medicine. Through working at CHFT you can be part of this innovative area aiming to bring safer and more effective care to our patients.


Band 6 job advert Surgical pre-assessment 31.5 hours per week.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Registered nurse/ODP to join the pre-operative assessment department at CHFT. This is a nurse led service with clinics at Huddersfield Royal infirmary, Calderdale Royal Hospital and an outreach clinic at Todmorden Health Centre. The service runs Monday to Friday between 8am and 5pm. The successful candidate will be required to work across sites .

You will be required to have substantial experience in surgery and to provide clinical and managerial leadership to nursing and support staff. Should you not have the pre-operative assessment qualifications as specified in the job description the successful candidate will train as a band 5 for 12 months to convert to band 6 on successful completion of training and competence package.

For further information please contact Senior Sister Jane Taylor on 01484 355480 or Matron Fiona Kaye 07342077438 informal visits are encouraged.


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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 information please contact Senior Sister Jane Taylor on 01484 355480 or Matron Fiona Kaye 07342077438 informal visits are encouraged.