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Macmillan Advanced Nurse Practitioner SACT

Employer
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Reading
Salary
£50,952 to £57,349 pro-rata per annum
Closing date
9 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Adult nurse, Cancer nurse
Grade
Band 8A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Band 8A Macmillan Advanced Nurse Practitioner SACT

**Full Time / Part Time**

The Berkshire Cancer Centre is seeking to recruit a SACT ANP to join their developing ANP team.

The applicant will be a qualified ANP, however, there is an opportunity for appropriately experienced nurses to join the team as a trainee, and applications will be considered from those with relevant experience and a desire to undertake the ANP training.

Informal visits are encouraged - for further information please contact:

Polly Schofield (SACT ANP) on 07557 030220 / polly.schofield@royalberkshire.nhs.uk.

Main duties of the job

Support the SACT nursing team to deliver treatments on the day units, by providing clinical expertise and support.

Be responsible for assessingfitness for treatment and formulating management plans for patients - and alsowork as part of the non-medical prescribing team in the oral SACT clinics.

Play an integral role in the strategic development of SACT services, including supporting the expansion of the non-medical prescribing clinics and oncology triage services.

Work in partnership with nursing and medical staff, have sound clinical knowledge and highly developed clinical decision-making skills in all aspects of oncology care.

About us

Reading sits on the river Thames and is served by great road and rail links to London, Oxford and Southampton. With excellent leisure and shopping facilities, and a thriving cultural scene, Reading is a wonderful place to live, work and play and provides excellent facilities for families, including some of the best state and private schools in the UK.

The CQC recently rated the care provided by the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust as Good.

Our values: Compassionate, Aspirational, Resourceful, Excellent, reflect the type of Trust we aspire to be and you can join our dedicated and talented staff to make this happen.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further details of the role.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • MSc (level 7) Advanced Clinical Practice or equivalent including portfolio
  • Registered with professional regulatory body (NMC) as an Independent Prescriber


Desirable

  • Mentoring, Facilitating Workplace Learning or Clinical Supervision Qualification
  • Leadership course / qualification


Experience

Essential

  • Significant experience and expertise within oncology and SACT at band 7
  • Evidence of ability to work & lead autonomously at advanced practice level


Desirable

  • Demonstrable evidence of research capability, or the application of research evidence to own clinical practice
  • Experience of writing for publication and or conference presentations


Employer details

Employer name

Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Royal Berkshire Hospital

London Road

Reading

RG1 5AN

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