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Cardiac Nurse Practitioner

Employer
London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
Harrow
Salary
£49,178 to £55,492 per annum inclusive of HCAS
Closing date
26 May 2024

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced cardiac nurse to join our dynamic and friendly cardiac nurse practitioner team for a 12 month secondment.As the successful candidate, you would work at Ealing Hospital and Northwick Park Hospital and on occasion be required to work weekends.

The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and work well as part of a multi-disciplinary team to include nurses, doctors and physiologists and have the have the ability to work under pressure and be interested in personal development of leadership skills. A secondment will be considered.

Main duties of the job

Main duties will include working in a range of outpatient clinics, outreach services and the heart failure virtual ward. The postholder will also manage patients in the intravenous diuretic service for heart failure patients. There will be a requirement for data collection for national audits. Full training will be given.

About us

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust (LNWUH) is one of the integrated NHS Trusts in the country. Our team of more than 8,000 clinical and support staff serve a diverse population of approximately one million people providing hospital services to the people of Brent, Harrow and beyond.

We are a university teaching NHS trust, in recognition of the important role we play in training clinicians of the future and bringing the benefits of research to the public.

To find out more about our Trust, why not view our videowe are London North West University Healthcare

LNWUH is a flexible working friendly organisation we want you to be able to work in a way that is best for us and for our patients, and for you. Please speak to us about how we might be able to accommodate a flexible working arrangement whether that's job share, part time or another flexible pattern. If it works for the service, we will do our best to make it work for you.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To view the main responsibility, please see the attached the Job Description and Person Specification.

Person Specification

Education/ Qualifications

Essential

  • NMC Pin Number
  • Nursing Degree
  • Substantial clinical and managerial experience at Band 6
  • Evidence of professional development
  • ILS


Desirable

  • ALS


Experience

Essential

  • Relevant clinical experience on a cardiac ward


Knowledge

Essential

  • Able to work as part of a team with broad cardiology nursing knowledge
  • Demonstrates understanding of and engagement with quality issues


Skills, Abilities and Attributes

Essential

  • Able to work under pressure in emergency situations
  • IT skills including email, power point, excel, word


Management of Quality

Essential

  • Understands the importance and application of audit and quality including KPI's


Employer details

Employer name

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust

Address

Northwick Park Hospital

Watford Road

Harrow

HA1 3UJ

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