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Endocrine Clinical Nurse Specialist

Employer
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trusts
Location
Nottingham
Salary
£43,742 to £50,056 Per Annum
Closing date
26 May 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent Endocrine Specialist Nurse , looking after patients with a cancer of the endocrine system throughout the whole pathway. We are looking for a nurse with experience of caring for patients with endocrine cancers either in an oncological or surgical setting.

The successful applicant will work in collaboration with members of the multi-professional and disciplinary team across both campuses, in coordinating a smooth pathway of care for our patients.

You will be an expert resource to patients, carers and clinical teams in relation to Endocrine cancer. This will include working autonomously, managing a case load of patients and developing and setting up Nurse led clinics.

If you insist on the very best care for your patients and you are ready to embrace a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.

Main duties of the job

In addition to the below summary, you need to familiarise yourself with full Job Description and Person Specification documents attached to this advert.

To help develop the Endocrine service at NUH across both campuses.

The individual would carry out nurse-led clinics within the Endocrine surgery service.

Act as a lead for Endocrine cancer nursing care.

Act as resource to wider cancer team and other tumour sites.

To work closely with services already in place and implement personalised care.

To provide specialist training across functional boundaries as required.

About us

With over 19,000 staff, we are one of the biggest employers in the city with a central role in supporting the health and wellbeing of our local population. We play a leading role in research, education and innovation.

Come and join our wonderful team at NUH. We are big believers in diversity and welcome new ideas to help develop our team in order to deliver world class healthcare to the vast patient populations we serve. With endless personal development opportunities available, at NUH we will endeavour to turn your job into a career!

We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic, or Disabled, as we are striving to be better represented at NUH.

Act as the key worker for patients assessing their needs, including EHNAs, providing support and referrals to appropriate services.

You will work closely with members of the multidisciplinary team, assist in the co-ordination of the care pathway for our patients and provide psychosocial care and assess symptoms.

Please also read the Person Specification and Job Description for full details.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the job description and person specification attached to the advert for the full details of the vacancy.

Person Specification

Training & Qualifications

Essential

  • 1st Level registered Nurse with current registration with NMC
  • BSc in Nursing


Desirable

  • Masters level
  • Leadership training


Experience

Essential

  • Significant post registration experience in caring for endocrine surgical patients and or endocrine oncology patients
  • Evidence of leading organisational change


Desirable

  • Evidence of project outcomes


Analytical & Judgement skills

Essential

  • Ability to prioritise and anaylse complex situations/problems
  • Participation in audit and/or research projects


Desirable

  • Experience in analysing data


Communication and relationship skills

Essential

  • Team player who can initiate, delegate and complete projects.
  • Demonstrable negotiating and influencing skills.


Employer details

Employer name

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trusts

Address

NUH City Campus

Hucknall Road

Nottingham

NG5 1PB

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164-6254802

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