Cardiac Nurse Specialist

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Depending on experience Dependent on experience, would accept B6 if experience dictates.
Closing date
15 Oct 2023

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Nurse, Adult nurse, Cardiology nurse
Band 6
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our highly motivated and skilled Cardiac nurse specialist team.

This developmental post will require the applicant to work within a multi-disciplinary team involving other cardiac nurse specialists, Cardiologists, physiologists, and Radiology. Roles will include an extensive range of diagnosticinvestigations including cardiac CT and MRI,out-patients' clinics with patients presenting with a variety of cardiac presentations and also inpatient AMU cardiac referrals. Internal training will be provided to achieving competence in the above areas, plus the expectation to purse advanced nurse practitioner accreditation and ultimately work as an autonomous practitioner.

Main duties of the job

Please see attached Job description and person specification for full details of roles and responsibilities.

About us

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (SFT) is an innovative hospital with a proud heritage and over 250 years of experience behind us. Here we're driven to deliver an outstanding experience for everyone and have been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment we continue to provide for our patients and also our staff.

We are an acute Trust, rated Good by the CQC, with a track record of high performance providing regional and super regional specialist services such as: Burns, Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery, Wessex Regional Genetics Laboratory, Wessex Rehabilitation, Spires Cleft Centre and the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre. We have about 470 beds and employ over 4000 staff.

We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service. We think working here is pretty rewarding. You can access a range of NHS discounts, receive a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme. On-site benefits include car parking (fee applies), leisure centre, day nursery and holiday play scheme.

Salisbury is an attractive place to live and work and really gives you the best of everything. With easy access to London and local airports, the city of Southampton is only a short train or car journey away or if you prefer the sea, Bournemouth is also accessible. Don't just take our word for it, why not explore what Salisbury has to offer by visiting

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached Job description and person specification for full details of roles and responsibilities.

Person Specification

Evidence of experience and knowledge


  • Band 6 and above 1 year
  • Cardiology experience at least 1 year


  • Teaching and assessing qualification
  • Completion of HAPE
  • Completion of non medical prescribing

Employer details

Employer name

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust


Salisbury Hospital

Odstock Road



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