Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Band 8a

Main area
Acute Medicine
Grade
Band 8a
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-ARM-0768-A
Site
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Town
Manchester
Salary
£40,028 - £48,034 per annum
Closing
04/04/2017 23:59

It’s an exciting time to live and work in Manchester as the City Council leads the agenda for the provision of devolved joint health and social care services. Within this, a unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced and motivated Advanced Nurse Practitioner to join our dedicated Urgent Care Directorate.

Central Manchester University Hospitals is a provider of a wide range of general and specialist services to children and adults. As one of the largest Trusts in England, and as a teaching hospital for one of the largest cities in the country, we have a strong track record of achieving NHS performance targets and delivering excellent clinical outcomes.

The post will include rotation through the Urgent Care Directorate, including the Ambulatory Care Unit and Acute Medical Unit, supporting you to input into all elements of the urgent care pathway.

As senior member of the MDT you will contribute to clinical governance, champion high quality standards of practice and record keeping, and implement management plans for those admitted through the Emergency Department and Urgent Care. We’ll rely on you to use your skills and knowledge to lead and monitor the implementation of evidence-based practice, support and guide colleagues, and support both the nursing and midwifery strategy, and organisational vision. You will be a strong communicator who can support and guide colleagues, and take the lead on non-medical prescribing. This is the ideal chance to become an integral part of a forward thinking team and you will be ideally placed to develop your career with the full support of the organisation.

We’re looking for a forward thinking individual with advance clinical expertise, who is educated to Masters Level, ideally a teaching qualification and the ability to demonstrate their practice portfolio. You will demonstrate the Trust Values and Behaviours framework, acting as a role model to multidisciplinary teams and provide support to staff who aspire to advanced practice roles.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Catherine Bartlett, Lead Nurse for Urgent Care via catherine.bartlett@cmft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
Manchester
M13 9WL
Telephone
0161 701 2625