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Staff Nurse - Pulmonary Oncology Unit

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Pulmonary Oncology Unit
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-HWY011NM-18
Site
Wythenshawe Hospital
Town
Manchester
Salary
£23,023 - £29,608 p.a. (pro rata)
Closing
Today at 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen on The Pulmonary Oncology Unit to become  part of a dynamic and enthusiastic team as a Band 5. The POU is 17 bedded ward primarily nursing Oncology patients at varying stages of their diagnosis.

 We are looking for an efficient, enthusiastic, highly motivated nurse with good interpersonal and communication skills to work in our oncology unit. You will be joining our friendly and dynamic team with excellent standards and great work ethic. You will be supported to develop into the band 5 role through preceptor-ship, peer support and an exciting range of educational opportunities. We have a full and part time post available. 

We also have opportunities to rotate six monthly within the other specialist chest wards if you wish to broaden your horizons! Opportunities include a ventilation unit, respiratory , cystic fibrosis among others.

The service is staffed from across many professions and includes consultants and their teams, ward managers and their nursing teams, specialist nurses, palliative team, physiotherapy, respiratory physiology and other allied health professionals.
Benefits

We provide a number of benefits commensurate in working for the NHS which include:

• 27 days annual leave rising to 29 (after 5 years) and 33 (after 10 years) plus 8 bank holidays
• A standard working week of 37.5 hours (for full-time)
• NHS Pension scheme (unless you choose to opt out)
• Annual personal development review to support career aspirations
• A number of NHS discounts across retail, leisure and travel
• We can offer training, flexibility, friendliness and a caring environment in which to work.

Sound interesting? We would encourage you to give us a call to organise an informal visit and chat.

 

 

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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

For further details, including arranging a ward visit, please contact the ward on 0161 291 2731.

Ward Manager-Shigy Sudeesh

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Telephone
0161 291 5989