Paediatric Haemophilia Clinical Nurse Specialist - Band 7

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37.5 hours per week
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£31,696 -£41,787 per annum
19/07/2018 23:59

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 5,639 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 

We are looking for a dynamic, innovative and highly motivated Paediatric Haemophilia Nurse (cross-cover for Adult Services is expected) with experience and knowledge in caring for patients and families with long term conditions to join our Team.

This role offers you the opportunity to work in close liaison with other members of the Multidisciplinary Team to facilitate safe and effective care within the Trust and with other health care providers.

You will be responsible for assessing, planning and implementing care for a caseload of patients, addressing physical and psychosocial needs.  This role also involves teaching patients and caregivers about their condition, you will also be involved in teaching to other health care professionals.

Due to the nature of this post we will consider applicants for a Band 6 or Band 7 depending on experience and support will be given to develop into the band 7 role.

Recruiting to Values

To ensure that we provide world-class patient care, UHCW recruits people that can demonstrate the Trust’s Values and Behaviours in their everyday life. Therefore, if you are invited to interview, you will be undertaking a Values Based Interview/Assessment, which explores not only what you do but how and why you do it.

Before applying, we encourage you to review the Trust’s Values and Behaviours Framework and Values Based Recruitment Factsheet which can be accessed on the right side of this page under the job description.

The Supporting Information Section in your application should therefore reflect your understanding of the Trust’s Values and associated Behaviours. You will be expected to provide us with examples from work experience and/or personal life which demonstrate these values through your behaviour.

All correspondence will be sent by email; please check your account regularly including your Junk/SPAM folders

If you are invited to attend interview you will be asked to set up an account with the Trac recruitment system in order to confirm your interview time


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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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Sam Neale - Matron for Oncology, Haematology, Specialist Palliative and End of Life Care.

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